Tara Zwolinski on the problems inherent in the EQAO and its negative impacts on students and educators.

Joy of Belonging

Johanna Brand

On a hot, cloudless day in June,  200 special needs students in the District School Board of Niagara took part in their first track and field day.

Providing Practical Help for Students with Autism

Susan Ducau

In 2006 the Autism Spectrum Disorders Reference Group was set up to provide recommendations to the minister of education and the minister of children and youth services about effective,  evidence-based  educational  practices to meet the strengths and needs of students with autism spectrum disord

Provincial Election 2007: Defending Public Education

Vivian McCaffrey

Last spring, as ETFO began preparing for the October 2007 election, the federation looked back on four years during which the government had worked constructively with education stakeholders to address issues affecting public education and the teaching profession.