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What's New

November 2019

November 19, 2019: Statement: Minister of Education calls for Mediation

November 14, 2019: Statement: Minister of Education Statement on ETFO Job Action

November 13, 2019: Ontario Moves Forward with Child Care Retrofit in Cannington

November 7, 2019: Statement: Minister of Education Statement on Review of Peel District School Board

November 4, 2019: Statement: Minister of Education Statement on Ratification of CUPE Central Agreement

November 3, 2019: Statement: Cell Phone Restriction in Classrooms to Take Effect

November 1, 2019: Statement: Minister of Education Statement on ETFO Strike Vote Results

October 2019

October 31, 2019: Ontario Announces Major Program Investment in the Skilled Trades

October 25, 2019: Ontario Announces the Creation of Over 19,000 Child Care Spaces

October 24, 2019: Statement: Minister Lecce Statement on Reducing Class Size

October 10, 2019: Ontario More Than Doubles Mental Health Funding for Students

October 7, 2019: Statement: Statement by Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, on Reaching an Agreement with CUPE

September 2019

September 30, 2019: Ontario Making Education More Accessible for Students

September 29, 2019: Statement: Statement from Education Minister on End to Latest Talks and CUPE Job Action

September 27, 2019: Ontario Backs New Community School in Meaford

September 26, 2019: Ontario Government Supporting Municipalities and School Boards to Protect Front Line Services

September 24, 2019: Statement: Statement from Education Minister in Response to Update on Collective Bargaining Process from CUPE

September 17, 2019: Ontario Takes Action to Improve Access to Education for First Nation Students

September 10, 2019: Statement: Minister Lecce Welcomes German Education Committee

September 9, 2019: Ontario Announces Supports for Students with Special Needs

September 5, 2019: Minister Lecce Addresses CUPE Request for "No Board" Report

September 5, 2019: Historic Investment in Ontario's Francophone Students

September 3, 2019: Statement: Statement from the Minister of Education: Ontario's First Day of School

September 1, 2019: Statement: Statement from Minister Lecce as Education Labour Collective Agreements Expire

August 2019

August 30, 2019: Ontario Addresses School Bus Driver Shortage

August 29, 2019: Ontario Takes Action to Focus on Learning

August 28, 2019: First Year Investment of Ontario's Four-Year Math Strategy Announced

August 27, 2019: Ontario Government Approves New School for Whitby Students

August 22, 2019: Ontario Providing Stability for Students and Families

August 21, 2019: Supporting Students – Respecting Parents

July 2019

July 26, 2019: Expanding Learning Opportunities in STEM and Skilled Trades

July 22, 2019: Major Investment will Renew Ontario Schools and Strengthen Student Learning

July 9, 2019: Government Launches Effort to Strengthen Math Skills & Improve Job Prospects

July 2, 2019: Minister: 'Jobs of the Future Central Focus'

June 2019

June 20, 2019: Statement By Minister Lecce

June 3, 2019: Statement: Statement from the Honourable Lisa Thompson, Minister of Education

May 2019

May 21, 2019: Ontario Launches First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Studies Curriculum

May 8, 2019: Ontario Supports French-Language Education

May 6, 2019: Ontario Supporting New French-language Secondary School in Vaughan

April 2019

April 30, 2019: Statement: Minister Thompson Calls on Teachers' Unions to Start Negotiations

April 26, 2019: Ontario Supporting Students and Schools and Protecting Front-Line Teaching Staff

April 18, 2019: Ontario Supporting Child Care Professionals

April 5, 2019: Government Continues to Improve Education

March 2019

March 15, 2019: News Release: 'Back-to-Basics' Math Curriculum, Renewed Focus on Skilled Trades and Cellphone Ban in the Classroom Coming Soon to Ontario

Background Information:

March 11, 2019: Ontario Continues to Support Students with Autism

February 2019

February 6, 2019 : Ontario Takes Decisive Action to Help More Families with Autism

February 2, 2019 : Statement by Education Minister on Full-Day Kindergarten

January 2019

January 29, 2019: Ontario Making Life Easier for Parents and Families

January 23, 2019: Statement by Education Minister on Consultations with Education Labour Partners

December 2018

December 31, 2018: Ontario Government Concludes Largest Consultation on Education in Province's History

November 2018

November 26, 2018 : Fresh from the Farm Grows Food Awareness and Raises Funds

October 2018

October 30, 2018: Ontario Supporting Students with Special Needs

October 25, 2018: Ontario Continues to Keep Students Safer to Provide better Learning

September 2018

August 2018