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MB Government closes central education library

The Curriculum Support Centre is located in the Robert Fletcher Building.(Google Street View) March 12 2019 Closing educational resource library act of ‘bad faith’ by province, union says News of the impending closure of a library of classroom materials for … Continue reading

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Removing caps on class sizes is a failure of both education and economics

Jan 25 2019 — Article below from NAOMI BUCK – SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL … Information for context and related in Manitoba and across Canada The new Ontario government is considering removing the caps on the class size … Continue reading

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Reigning in out of control administrative spending in education in at least MB

Over 9% increase in administrative costs in 3 years and other unsustainable increases before that in several school divisions in at least Winnipeg. LRSD School Board increased school taxes last year instead of reigning in out of control administrative spending … Continue reading

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Reduce bureaucracy in education vs. removing class size caps and teachers

Feb 20 2017 – Kevin Yaworski – Parent and Public Advocate — Improving Education in Canada is a hot topic for many parents and other Citizens and now the Supreme Court of Canada is even weighing in.  Some Provinces like … Continue reading

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Only in Manitoba ? Dismal state of Healthcare, Police, Justice, Education, First Nations Canadians and Infrastructure

  Oct 6 2016 – Kevin Yaworski – WiseUpWinnipeg – http://wp.me/p1fJaD-Aj Hope this info can prevent others from going through this for themselves or family.  It involves osteoarthritis and depression. My Mom who is in her late 60’s was just told … Continue reading

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Reducing Taxes and Improving Quality of Education in MB

Reducing Taxes and Improving Quality of Education in MB May 7 2016 – Kevin Yaworski Updated June 2016: Response from staff member on behalf of Deputy Minister’s Education stated more consolidation so slighly less school boards then I stated below. … Continue reading

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Help fight for food education

The benefits of good diet is far reaching but put together with a healthy lifestyle can have an huge compounding effect. I just signed the petition “JAMIE OLIVER NEEDS YOUR HELP FIGHTING FOR FOOD EDUCATION ” and wanted to see … Continue reading

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Decoding the U.S. election: What data reveal about who voted for Biden and Trump

The 2020 presidential election highlighted divides in the United States that have only grown deeper since 2016, with votes split along race, gender, age, education and economic lines. Joe Friesen – Globe and Mail Published November 7, 2020 Updated 18 … Continue reading

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Will COVID-19 be the end of globalization? – Has globalization been killing the middle class?

I agree that globalization has been killing the middle class and consolidating wealth rather than distributing it as has been claimed by supporters of it. Like most things there needs to be a balance and more protections need to be … Continue reading

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Manitoba students last in Canada in science and math, second last in reading | CBC News

Results show Manitoba doing worse in all three categories than in previous years Kristin Annable · CBC News · Posted: Dec 03, 2019 The PISA 2018 assessment tests the capabilities of 15-year-olds in reading, math and science literacy through a … Continue reading

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