2014 [top]

 

August 26, 2014

Mixed start for all-day kindergarten [link]

By Andrew Hudson, Beach Metro

 

August 5, 2014

Cost increase may delay TDSB installation of solar panels [link]

By Laura Armstrong, Toronto Star

 

July 24, 2014

TDSB told cost to install solar panels higher than expected, leaving roof replacements in doubt [link]

By Moira MacDonald, National Post

 

June 26, 2014

Why the uproar over the TDSB’s partnership with the Confucius Institute? [link]

By Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

June 24, 2014

Departing principal a pillar of all her communities [link]

By Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

June 24, 2014

From Jane and Finch to Crescent Town: “I never want any student to give up their heritage,” new principal says [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

June 13, 2014

Public school board chair Chris Bolton resigns in sudden announcement [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

June 13, 2014

Toronto District School Board chair Chris Bolton resigns [link]

By Caroline Alphonso and Karen Howlett, The Globe and Mail

 

June 12, 2014

Local schools go green [link]

By Yasmin Soul, Beach Metro

 

May 27, 2014

No agreement over shared school space [link]

By Andrew Hudson, Beach Metro

 

May 26, 2014

TDSB police check policy for parent volunteers to be reworked [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

May 8, 2014

Spending report divides Toronto District School Board trustees [link]

By Caroline Alphonso and Karen Howlett, The Globe and Mail

 

May 2, 2014

Students at Toronto school had to pass breathalyzer before being allowed into prom [link]

By Clare Shrybman, National Post

 

April 30, 2014

University of Toronto axes inner-city program for student teachers [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

April 29, 2014

Audit uncovers dubious spending by TDSB trustees [link]

By Caroline Alphonso, The Globe and Mail

 

April 28, 2014

Toronto school trustees should stop dithering and post expenses online: Editorial [link]

Toronto Star

 

April 22, 2014

Post Toronto trustee expenses online, says Sheila Cary-Meagher [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

April 15, 2014

Dozen schools to add all-day kindergarten [link]

By Andrew Hudson, Beach Metro

 

April 10, 2014

Sheila Cary-Meagher, Toronto School  Board Trustee for Beaches-East York, discusses the issues involved with police checks for all volunteers at Toronto schools [link]

With Dale Goldhawk, AM740 Zoomer Radio

 

April 9, 2014

Toronto trustees reject Pride Parade nudity motion [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

April 7, 2014

Parents fear mandatory police checks on school volunteers will wipe out fun fairs, pizza lunches [link]

By Michele Henry, Toronto Star

 

March 19, 2014

School board weighs options with laneway to nowhere [link]

By Andrew Hudson, Beach Metro

 

March 18, 2014

Surprise fees a hurdle for groups [link]

By Andrew Hudson, Beach Metro

 

March 17, 2014

TDSB trustees seek integrity commissioner to stem misbehaviour complaints [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

March 17, 2014

TDSB trustee hopes motion seeking integrity commissioner cools down board [link]

By Sahar Fatima, Toronto Star

 

March 6, 2014

Watch: TDSB passes operating budget without program cuts [link]

By Siobhan Morris, NewsTalk1010

 

March 5, 2014

Toronto District School Board considers mediation, integrity commissioner [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

March 3, 2014

Toronto District School Board infighting takes centre stage [link]

By Caroline Alphonso, The Globe and Mail

 

January 22, 2014

For sale: One laneway, leading nowhere [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

January 22, 2014

Toronto’s Somalis split on offer of extra help in school task force [link]

By Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

 

 

 

 

2013 [top]

 

December 11, 2013

School board to review raises [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

December 10, 2013

TDSB gave senior staff $1.3 million in raises despite provincial wage freeze: audit [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

November 20, 2013

Mayor Rob Ford pays unannounced visit to East York school [link]

By Staff, Torstar News Service

 

November 16, 2013

A tale of two schools: The correlation between income and education in Toronto [link]

By Caroline Alphonso and Tavia Grant, The Globe and Mail

 

September 12, 2013

Back to portables for some East End schools [link]

By Andrew Hudson, Beach Metro

 

July 11, 2013

Ontario lifts Toronto District School Board’s funding freeze [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

June 21, 2013

Toronto school board approves plan to sell land [link]

By Caroline Alphonso, The Globe and Mail

 

April 19, 2013

East York students use art to protest frozen school funding [link]

By Tara Hatherly, East York Mirror

 

March 6, 2013

Education minister called on to release funding for overcrowded, decaying East York schools [link]

By Tara Hatherly, East York Mirror

 

March 6, 2013

TDSB votes in favour of job cuts [link]

By Christine Chubb, CityNews Toronto

 

February 28, 2013

TDSB warned that teacher cuts could mean loss of diversity, youth, even security [link]

By Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

February 22, 2013

Full-day kindergarten leads to school space crunch [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

February 5, 2013

East End schools in need of help [link]

By Phil Lameira, Beach Metro

 

February 3, 2013

Get Toronto students out of portables: Editorial [link]

Toronto Star

 

January 30, 2013

East York parents plead with TDSB for school additions [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

 

 

 

 

2012 [top]

 

December 12, 2012

TDSB accepts provincial government’s help with budget issues [link]

By Kate Hammer, The Globe and Mail

 

November 13, 2012

Trustees, principals fear loss of officer program [link]

By Vidya Kauri, The Globe and Mail

 

October 3, 2012

Teacher boycotts mean student races won’t count [link]

By Karissa Donkin, Toronto Star

 

October 1, 2012

Some TDSB students not allowed to compete in meets [link]

By Kate Hammer, The Globe and Mail

 

September 28, 2012

Amid teacher boycott, TDSB finds way to let all students join in running meet [link]

By Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

July 4, 2012

School review rumours raised concerns [link]

By Sarah Taguiam, Town Crier

 

June 20, 2012

Wanna go the prom? Take this breathalyzer test first [link]

By Wendy Gillis, Toronto Star

 

June 14, 2012

Toronto school board’s permit fee hike destructive, sports groups say [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

June 14, 2012

Toronto school trustees balance budget [link]

By Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

June 14, 2012

Kelly McParland: Government cutback season produces days of whine and poses [link]

By Kelly McParland, National Post

 

June 14, 2012

TDSB trustee Sheila Cary-Meagher discusses budget cuts [link]

With Francis D’Souza, CityNews Toronto

 

May 11, 2012

Trustee: Trading EAs for ECEs won’t work [link]

By Cortney Cook, The Toronto Observer

 

May 4, 2012

Province’s new school fundraising rules don’t address rich/poor gap, say critics [link]

By Patty Winsa and Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

April 11, 2012

Toronto District School Board to allow 430 laid-off education assistants to retrain as early childhood educators [link]

By Kristin Rushowy and Louise Brown, Toronto Star

 

March 20, 2012

Toronto school board considers cutting hundreds of jobs [link]

By Louise Brown and Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

March 20, 2012

Suggested cuts at Toronto schools called a ‘bloodbath’ [link]

By Kate Hammer, The Globe and Mail

 

January 10, 2012

Parents, supporters rally for children’s programming, services in 2012 budget [link]

East York Mirror

 

January 9, 2012

Local politicians holding childcare forum [link]

East York Mirror

 

 

 

 

 

2011 [top]

 

December 14, 2011

Meeting on future of Gordon A. Brown school pool set for Thursday night [link]

East York Mirror

 

November 28, 2011

Soft balls good, hard balls bad [link]

By Chantaie Allick, Toronto Star

 

November 28, 2011

Hard ball ban was misunderstanding, trustee says [link]

By Tamara Baluja, The Globe and Mail

 

November 28, 2011

For some, ‘recess is the hardest subject’, teacher says a meeting on school’s ball ban [link]

By Tristin Hopper, National Post

 

November 16, 2011

Parents cry foul after elementary school bans balls over playground safety [link]

By Tamsin McMahon, National Post

 

November 15, 2011

‘Let them play ball,’ parents say of school’s ball ban [link]

By Valerie Hauch, Toronto Star

 

November 11, 2011

New cenotaph vandalized [link]

By Omar Mosleh, Town Crier

 

November 8, 2011

Newly restored statue attacked by vandals [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

October 13, 2011

Halt school closings, parents, trustees urge [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

September 12, 2011

Fundraising ban would hurt schools, educators say [link]

By Patty Winsa and Kristin  Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

June 23, 2011

TDSB passes 2011-2012 operating budget [link]

East York Mirror

 

April 18, 2011

School welcomes pediatric clinic [link]

By Agnes Ramos, Town Crier

 

March 31, 2011

Toronto school offers medical care to local families [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

March 13, 2011

GTA boards push for classes to Dec. 23 [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

March 10, 2011

Toronto school board rejects video advertising [link]

By Tamsin McMahon, National Post

 

March 9, 2011

No TV screens in high school hallways – for now [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

January 23, 2011

Enough funds raised to repair Malvern Collegiate’s First World War statue [link]

By Joanna Lavoie, East York Mirror

 

January 14, 2011

Group of Seven artworks rescued after water leak [link]

By Kristin Rushowy, Toronto Star

 

January 13, 2011

Malvern memorial reaches fundraising goal [link]

By Carole Stimmell, Beach Metro

 

 

 

 

 

2010 [top]

 

December 31, 2010

Big differences in public school trustees’ committee work [link]

East York Mirror

 

November 30, 2010

Trustees on cash for grades [link]

East York Mirror

 

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