Category Archives: Online

What’s happening on July 10th?

TOP READS

Lost generation of unemployed youth occurring, says OECD
Canadian Press
The PEI Guardian
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Business/Economy/2012-07-10/article-3027079/Lost-generation-of-unemployed-youth-occurring%2C-says-OECD/1

2012 vs. 1984: Young adults really do have it harder today
Rob Carrick
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/personal-finance/2012-vs-1984-young-adults-really-do-have-it-harder-today/article4105604/?from=4400069

Gatineau girl banned from soccer game for refusing to remove hijab: Order came just days after international body lifted ban on
headscarves
CHLOÉ FEDIO
The Ottawa Citizen
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/sports/Gatineau+girl+banned+from+soccer+game+refusing+remove+hijab/6907363/story.html#ixzz20FfE5YpA

To…Youth

OECD warns of ‘scarring effect’ of youth unemployment
ORA MORISON
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/economy/oecd-warns-of-scarring-effect-of-youth-unemployment/article4402044/

Teens put their own spin on personalization with social media names, phrases
The Journal Pioneer
http://www.journalpioneer.com/Canada—World/Society/2012-07-10/article-3027058/Teens-put-their-own-spin-on-personalization-with-social-media-names%2C-phrases/1

Lost generation of unemployed youth occurring, says OECD
Canadian Press
The PEI Guardian
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Business/Economy/2012-07-10/article-3027079/Lost-generation-of-unemployed-youth-occurring%2C-says-OECD/1

High school student to attempt solo flight across Canada
OLIVER MOORE
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/high-school-student-to-attempt-solo-flight-across-canada/article4401780/

2012 vs. 1984: Young adults really do have it harder today
Rob Carrick
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/personal-finance/2012-vs-1984-young-adults-really-do-have-it-harder-today/article4105604/?from=4400069

Gambling expert seeks to curb youth involvement in games of chance
LAUREN LA ROSE
The Canadian Press
http://www.vancouversun.com/health/Gambling+expert+seeks+curb+youth+involvement+games+chance/6912320/story.html#ixzz20FazWDNF

Gatineau girl banned from soccer game for refusing to remove hijab: Order came just days after international body lifted ban on
headscarves
CHLOÉ FEDIO
The Ottawa Citizen
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/sports/Gatineau+girl+banned+from+soccer+game+refusing+remove+hijab/6907363/story.html#ixzz20FfE5YpA

Nine-year-old Quebec girl pulled from soccer tournament for wearing hijab
Chloe Fedio, Postmedia News
The National Post
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/07/10/nine-year-old-quebec-girl-pulled-from-soccer-tournament-for-wearing-hijab/

To…Secondary Schools

Students, staff lose popular teacher
KATHERINE DOW
Winnipeg Free Press
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/students-staff-lose-popular-teacher-161889075.html

High schools slow to adopt standards-based report cards; GPAs for
college admissions cited
The Canadian Press
The Journal Pioneer
http://www.journalpioneer.com/Canada—World/Society/2012-07-10/article-3027060/High-schools-slow-to-adopt-standards-based-report-cards-GPAs-for-college-admissions-cited/1

Ontario’s Catholic teachers got ‘sweetheart deal,’ says Tim Hudak
Robert Benzie
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/politics/article/1224216–ontario-s-catholic-teachers-got-sweetheart-deal-says-tim-hudak

Cohn: How Dalton Days produced a miracle for Catholic teachers
Martin Regg Cohn
The Toronto Star

Questions over Catholic teachers’ deal 2
Alison Shouldice
The Kingston Whig-Standard
http://www.thewhig.com/2012/07/09/questions-over-catholic-teachers-deal

Catholic teachers’ deal all about image: Expert
Alison Shouldice
The Kingston Whig-Standard
http://www.thewhig.com/2012/07/09/catholic-teachers-deal-all-about-image-expert

To…University Students

Are summer wages enough for students?
DIANNE NICE
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/personal-finance/household-finances/are-summer-wages-enough-for-students/article4400069/

York University assaults: Man arrested, students say campus officials
too slow in warning about attacks
Graham Slaughter and Jessica McDiarmid
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/crime/article/1223603–york-fails-at-broadcasting-sexual-assault-students-say

Prevent the return to class. Battle is not over: student groups
Katherine Wilton
The Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/Prevent+return+class/6907689/story.html#ixzz20FBx6Jgd

University of King’s College has a new interim president
Richard J. Brennan
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/article/1224148–university-of-king-s-college-has-a-new-interim-president

Cooper interim King’s president
Frances Willick
The Chronicle Herald
http://thechronicleherald.ca/metro/115570-cooper-interim-king-s-president

To…Parents

Disabled couple embraces joy of parenting
Sarah-Taïssir Bencharif
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/1223769–disabled-couple-embraces-joy-of-parenting

Mom of bullied girl banned from school
Michael Purvis
The Kingston Whig-Standard
http://www.thewhig.com/2012/07/10/bullied-girls-mom-banned-from-school

What’s Happening on July 4th?

TOP READS

University and colleges wait to see where axe will fall in B.C.
JUSTINE HUNTER
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/universities-and-colleges-wait-to-see-where-axe-will-fall-in-bc/article4240856/

Educating children better than banning sex offenders on social media in Canada: Online Child Safety Advocate
GILLIAN SHAW
Vancouver Sun
http://www.vancouversun.com/news/Educating+children+better+than+bannsing+offenders+social+media+Canada+Online+Child+Safety/6879629/story.html#ixzz1zenZBh3p

Private schools under fire
MATT MCCLURE
Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/calgary/Private+schools+under+fire/6879618/story.html

To…Youth

Educating children better than banning sex offenders on social media in Canada: Online Child Safety Advocate
GILLIAN SHAW
Vancouver Sun
http://www.vancouversun.com/news/Educating+children+better+than+bannsing+offenders+social+media+Canada+Online+Child+Safety/6879629/story.html#ixzz1zenZBh3p

The age of rage: psychiatrists battle over teen anger diagnosis
SHARON KIRKEY
Postmedia News
http://www.canada.com/health/rage+psychiatrists+battle+over+teen+anger+diagnosis/6872781/story.html#ixzz1zeqsPnqD

Federal cuts to youth justice services baffle Toronto agencies
JENNIFER PAGLIARO
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/1221034–federal-cuts-to-youth-justice-services-baffle-toronto-agencies

Video game gambling puts kids at risk
KAREN SEIDMAN
The Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/news/Video+game+gambling+puts+kids+risk/6878762/story.html#ixzz1zfhLWSDm

To…K-12 Schools

B.C. Premier Christy Clark’s about-face on science learning
GARY MASON
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/bc-premier-christy-clarks-about-face-on-science-learning/article4382426/

Private schools under fire
MATT MCCLURE
Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/calgary/Private+schools+under+fire/6879618/story.html

Abbotsford middle school students fight dress code
ROCHELLE BAKER
Abbotsford Times
http://www.vancouversun.com/news/Abbotsford+middle+school+students+fight+dress+code/6862494/story.html#ixzz1zep2Qt00

Newly fired Cowichan Valley school board taking time on next steps
LINDSAY KINES
Times Colonist
http://www.timescolonist.com/news/Newly+fired+Cowichan+Valley+school+board+taking+time+next+steps/6879672/story.html#ixzz1zeqiFOY5

Contract, probationary teachers face job cuts, says PEITF
RYAN ROSS
The PEI Guardian
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/News/Local/2012-07-03/article-3021735/Contract%2C-probationary-teachers-face-job-cuts%2C-says-PEITF/1

To…University Students

U of M anticipates higher enrolment with big Grade 12 class
NICK MARTIN
Winnipeg Free Press
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/u-of-m-anticipates-higher-enrolment-with-big-grade-12-class-161317835.html

Rencontre Delanoë-étudiants sur fond de controverse: Un délégué belge affirme avoir été victime d’intimidation
ANTOINE ROBITAILLE
Le Devoir
http://www.ledevoir.com/politique/quebec/353778/rencontre-delanoe-etudiants-sur-fond-de-controverse

Fee hikes, staff cuts expected to halve NSCAD deficit
FRANCES WILLICK
Chronicle Herald
http://thechronicleherald.ca/metro/113472-fee-hikes-staff-cuts-expected-to-halve-nscad-deficit

University and colleges wait to see where axe will fall in B.C.
JUSTINE HUNTER
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/universities-and-colleges-wait-to-see-where-axe-will-fall-in-bc/article4240856/

Are schools going too far in measuring student BMI and banning junk food?
TAMARA BALUJA AND KATE HAMMER
The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/education/are-schools-going-too-far-in-measuring-student-bmi-and-banning-junk-food/article4209904/

Student strike to resume on Aug. 17: FEUQ president
KEVIN DOUGHERTY
The Montreal Gazette
http://www.montrealgazette.com/news/Student+strike+resume/6884399/story.html

To…Families

Day care: Toronto should end support, report says
ROBYN DOOLITTLE
The Toronto Star
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/1221225–day-care-toronto-should-end-support-report-says

Parents get last word on HPV issue
DAVE BREAKENRIDGE
Calgary Sun
http://www.calgarysun.com/2012/07/02/parents-get-last-word-on-hpv-issue

Family care shows Redford willing to try different approach: health policy expert
JODIE SINNEMA
Edmonton Journal
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/Family+care+shows+Redford+willing+different+approach/6879085/story.html

A weakened foundation: A Falling Out Between the YWCA and the Yellowknife Homeless Coalition
Editorial
Yellowknifer
http://www.nnsl.com/editorials/edit.html

Family frustrated at provincial commitment to disabled daughter
JOSHUA RAPP LEARN
National Post
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/07/04/family-frustrated-at-provincial-commitment-to-disabled-daughter/