Don’t forget to include size on your list of criteria when choosing a school for your child. We provide some insight into choosing a small or large school. Read more…
The emphasis on child-centred learning in earlier grades is preventing Ontario students from mastering the fundamentals at school, a problem highlighted by their worsening performance in math in the latest province-wide EQAO test results, says Doretta Wilson, executive director of the Society for Quality Education.
They want to take action and be the “superman” they’ve been waiting for — now. Inspired by the groundbreaking documentary that flagged the public school crisis, a packed town hall in Honolulu was among a series of meetings across the U.S. that was part of the Waiting for “Superman” social action campaign. Read the story and view photos.
Our Kids Media got an exclusive interview with Maya Soetoro-Ng — educator, author, advocate for improving schools and U.S. President Barack Obama’s sister — at a town hall inspired by Waiting for “Superman” in their family’s hometown of Honolulu, Hawaii. Read the Q&A and listen to the audio interview.