Education

Local EQAO results: Grade 3 math, reading, writing improves; Grade 6 math drops again

Local EQAO results: Grade 3 math, reading, writing improves; Grade 6 math drops again

Trillium Lakelands District School Board is seeing advancement in Grade 3 reading, writing, and math, while still being challenged by… Continue reading “Local EQAO results: Grade 3 math, reading, writing improves; Grade 6 math drops again”

Hope says Lindsay residents will ‘rise up and contribute’ with basic income

Hope says Lindsay residents will ‘rise up and contribute’ with basic income

The leader of Trillium Lakelands District School Board has positioned himself squarely in favour of Lindsay’s basic income pilot, saying… Continue reading “Hope says Lindsay residents will ‘rise up and contribute’ with basic income”

Fleming College

Fleming College president wonders if Frost enrollment will grow during basic income trial

Sir Sandford Fleming College President Tony Tilly says the upcoming basic income pilot in Lindsay is “exciting” – and he… Continue reading “Fleming College president wonders if Frost enrollment will grow during basic income trial”

Teaching math: ‘We have lost sight of the need for balance,’ says director of education

The director of education for Trillium Lakelands District School Board, Larry Hope, is calling for more balance in the curriculum… Continue reading “Teaching math: ‘We have lost sight of the need for balance,’ says director of education”

School board would like more students to stay in Kawartha Lakes after graduation

School board would like more students to stay in Kawartha Lakes after graduation

Larry Hope hears the increasing cry from employers in Kawartha Lakes who say they need more skilled people for the… Continue reading “School board would like more students to stay in Kawartha Lakes after graduation”