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Provincial Government Consultations on the Education System

On Friday, September 28, 2018, the provincial government launched a Public Consultation on various aspects of Ontario’s education system. The government’s announcement stated:

“We’re consulting with parents across the province to address concerns and get feedback in several areas of the education system.

Feedback from these consultations will help shape decisions in the following areas:

1. Improving student performance in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

2. Preparing students with needed job skills, such as skilled trades and coding

3. Improving provincial standardized testing

4. Ensuring students graduate with important life skills, including financial literacy

5. Managing the use of technology in classrooms, such as cell phones

6. Building a new age-appropriate Health and Physical Education curriculum that includes subjects like mental health, sexual health education and the legalization of cannabis

7. Developing the first-ever Parents’ Bill of Rights

Consultation closing date: December 15, 2018

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