What’s happening on July 25th?

Top Reads: 

After Omar Khadr, we have no moral superiority on youth justice
Chris Selley
The National Post
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/07/24/chris-selley-after-omar-khadr-we-have-no-moral-superiority-on-youth-justice/

Student leader to run for Parti Québécois in upcoming election
LES PERREAUX
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/student-leader-to-run-for-parti-qubcois-in-upcoming-election/article4439508/

Summer widens rich/poor learning gap
Louise Brown
Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/education/article/1231204–summer-widens-rich-poor-learning-gap

To…Youth:

After Omar Khadr, we have no moral superiority on youth justice
Chris Selley
The National Post
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/07/24/chris-selley-after-omar-khadr-we-have-no-moral-superiority-on-youth-justice/

Phoenix inquiry’s mandate grows
Commission to look at socio-economics
Larry Kusch
Winnipeg Free Press
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/phoenix-inquirys-mandate-grows-163662996.html

Better listen up, all you new drivers
Editorial
The Province
http://www.theprovince.com/news/Editorial+Better+listen+drivers/6986146/story.html#ixzz21e7KVRnw

More sexually active U.S. teenagers using condoms, AIDS conference told
Lauran Neergaard
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Vancouver Sun
http://www.vancouversun.com/health/More+sexually+active+teenagers+using+condoms+AIDS+conference+told/6986899/story.html#ixzz21e5zsaoG

Should kids learn about money by trial and error?
The Globe and Mail
Video
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/video/video-should-kids-learn-about-money-by-trial-and-error/article4234681/

Whooping cough present in Kingston
Alison Shouldice
Kingston Whig-Standard
http://www.thewhig.com/2012/07/24/whooping-cough-present-in-kingston

To…K-12 Schools:

New report shows girls in Ontario more likely to be bullied in school and online
Adam Miller
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Vancouver Sun
http://www.vancouversun.com/health/report+shows+girls+Ontario+more+likely+bullied+school+online/6987182/story.html#ixzz21e5nJUhe

Ontario threatens school boards with takeover
CAROLINE ALPHONSO AND KATE HAMMER
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/ontario-threatens-school-boards-with-takeover/article4439791/

Summer widens rich/poor learning gap
Louise Brown
Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/education/article/1231204–summer-widens-rich-poor-learning-gap

Premiers, aboriginal leaders meet to discuss education, violence against women
The Canadian Press
Winnipeg Free Press
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/canada/premiers-aboriginal-leaders-meet-to-discuss-education-violence-against-women-163662096.html

Bankrupt Ottawa private school closes owing more than $1 million
Chris Cobb
The Ottawa Citizen
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/business/Bankrupt+Ottawa+private+school+closes+owing+more+than+million/6983502/story.html#ixzz21eCCAuj2

Residential school goes from tragedy to triumph
ROD MICKLEBURGH
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/residential-school-goes-from-tragedy-to-triumph/article4439666/

To…University Students: 

Should universities be opening men’s centres?
MARC AND CRAIG KIELBURGER
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/giving/should-universities-be-opening-mens-centres/article4436249/

School vocational training undergoing shift to career and technology studies
Richard Cuthbertson, Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/Traditional+vocational+training+schools+such+welding+being+quickly+enhanced+more+rigorous/6983742/story.html#ixzz21e8YMeVM

Carleton University to offer first graduate program in African studies
KAREN CHEN
The Ottawa Citizen
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/Carleton+University+offer+first+graduate+program+African+studies/6983344/story.html#ixzz21eCIJSzX

University of Alberta moves to restrict booze consumption in student residences
Tim Jones
Edmonton Journal
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/health/University+Alberta+moves+restrict+alcohol+consumption+student+residences/6983611/story.html#ixzz21e8TFd3z

Penn State punishment, like the crime, broke all rules
The Washington Post
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/opinion/westview/penn-state-punishment-like-the-crime-broke-all-rules-163662836.html

Penn State ruling offside
Editorial
CALGARY HERALD
http://www.calgaryherald.com/opinion/editorials/Penn+State+ruling+offside/6979581/story.html

Student protesters released on bail
MICHELLE ZILIO
The Ottawa Citizen
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/Student+protesters+released+bail/6977499/story.html#ixzz21eCOLlmN

Student leader to run for Parti Québécois in upcoming election
LES PERREAUX
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/student-leader-to-run-for-parti-qubcois-in-upcoming-election/article4439508/

PQ goes all-in on student movement as protest leader to run for party
Graeme Hamilton
The National Post
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/07/24/graeme-hamilton-pq-goes-all-in-on-student-movement-as-protest-leader-to-run-for-party/

Quebec students unimpressed as ‘opportunist’ PQ leader Pauline Marois ditches ‘red square’ protest symbol
Nelson Wyatt
The Canadian Press
The National Post
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/06/21/quebec-students-unimpressed-as-opportunist-pq-leader-pauline-marois-ditches-red-square-protest-symbol/

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