TCDSB skipping school literacy test amid coronavirus pandemic

Toronto’s two biggest school boards have decided not to administer a new secondary school literacy test amid a COVID-19 pandemic that has led to significant upheaval for students and teachers alike. Both the Toronto District School Board and the Toronto Catholic District School Board were slated to administer a new

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Strikes make Ontario high school literacy test impossible: principals

Allison Jones, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, February 13, 2020 3:09PM EST TORONTO — High school principals in Ontario have asked the education minister to cancel this year’s Grade 10 standardized literacy test and delay it to next year in light of ongoing job action by teachers. Grade 9 standardized

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New Grade 10 career studies curriculum focuses on financial literacy

The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, July 2, 2019 2:28PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, July 2, 2019 2:29PM EDT TORONTO – Ontario’s new career studies curriculum for Grade 10 will include learning about financial literacy, including having students make a plan to fund their first year after high school. The province’s

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