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Should we bring cursive writing back to schools?

Hetty Roessingh: Cursive handwriting has an effect on literacy and creativity
A school bus passes angel paintings seen along the route to the Chalk Hill School where the Sandy Hook Elementary School children will begin to attend classes in Monroe

Ontario’s locked-door policy in schools doesn’t add up

On Dalton McGuinty’s response to the tragic Newtown shooting

Why it’s so hard to fire bad teachers

Most principals would rather hide or transfer incompetent teachers than try to oust them
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Ontario’s public education needs "renewed vision"

Students are paying for art supplies, sports equipment, and core materials, finds new report
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Low enrolment could force closure of Ontario schools

Nearly 150 high school and elementary schools are on the chopping block
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Ont. teachers urged to accept "fair" deal from province

Strike by 73,000 teachers would affect about 750,000 students