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Health, Society

Ontario government releases new sex-ed curriculum

Ontario’s Progressive-Conservative government unveiled a new sex-ed curriculum Wednesday, a year after repealing a previous curriculum introduced by the preceding Liberal government, which had included lessons on sexting, same-sex relationships and gender identity, raising concerns of many parents. Under the »

Economy, Indigenous, International, Politics, Society

Truth and Reconciliation in education: a beginning

Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, was a massive undertaking emotionally, physically and psychologically for Canada’s aboriginal people’s. And it has opened the eyes of many non-aboriginal Canadians to the horrifying history and legacy of colonial attitudes and efforts to “take »

Society

School creates all-hockey curriculum

All subjects are taught with a hockey theme at Cole Harbour District High School in the eastern province of Nova Scotia. Star hockey player Sidney Crosby comes from Cole Harbour and you could say there is a special love of »