Press releases

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Members of the media can reach our spokesperson & executive director, Annie Kidder in the office at 416-534-0100.

  • 2014

    Parent involvement that works—in three and a half minutes

    New video shows parents how to help their kids succeed.

  • 2014

    Time to recognize—and measure—broader goals for our schools

    Working with partners across the country, People for Education has launched an initiative to broaden Ontario’s definition of “success” in education. The project will include extensive public consultations, pilot programs in Ontario schools

  • 2014

    New report shows education gains and losses

    Ontario spends more than $22 billion per year on public education, but a report from People for Education – based on survey responses from 1,349 principals in English, Catholic and

  • 2014

    New report from People for Education recommends special education ombudsman

    Report shows student-teacher ratios in special education on the rise and unequal access to supports.

  • 2014

    Policy lagging behind practice in the digital age

    New report shows students, teachers, boards embracing technology, but little policy to ensure consistent quality and access.

  • 2014

    New report says Ontario students making course choices too young

    According to a new report from People for Education, grade 8 students and their parents may not have the information they need to understand the long-term implications of their high school

  • 2013

    Aboriginal Education is vital for all students

    People for Education released a new report today, calling for substantial changes to Aboriginal education and teacher training in Ontario schools.

  • 2013

    New Report on First Nations, Metis and Inuit Education

    People for Education will be releasing a new report, First Nations, Metis, and Inuit Education: Overcoming Gaps in Provincially Funded Schools, on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 10:30 am. The

  • 2013

    Annual Report on Schools reveals inequality in schools

    The 17th Annual Report on schools looks at the impact of schools on policy – from fees and fundraising to special education, language supports, arts and health.

  • 2013

    Are we still streaming students?

    New report reveals serious issues with high school course choices