Federico Carvajal reflects on the Ford government’s flawed plan for school reopening in September.
This activity was born out of our desire – the Grade 4 teacher and mine– to create a partnership that will blend drama and research skills, writing skills and a love of literature, art appreciation and their social studies unit on medieval times.
As a primary teacher and former literacy teacher on special assignment, I know the impor
Throughout the early 1800s the government attempted to establish publicly funded education in Upper Canada but made only marginal inroads.
Literacy has become a priority in Ontario schools: uninterrupted literacy blocks
This is the ﬁrst of a four-part history of Ontario public elementary teachers and their federations. We will learn about ETFO and its predecessor organizations, the challenges they faced and the victories they achieved.
The 2006 ETFO Annual Meeting was the ﬁrst without elections.
It’s spring and the playground at Chatham’s Queen Elizabeth II School is alive with the steady beat of jump ropes slapping the asphalt and the sounds of kids repeating age-old chants: “One potato, two potato, three potato, four…”