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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Stand up for education

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  After seeing the cover of the April O magazine, I got inspired to write this column. I was even more excited to...

Rediscover books

BY: KATHY MCDONALD As I begin to write this article it’s twenty degrees outside and I have just finished picking up my four-year-old, child number...

Do Your Kids Know Their History?

BY: KATHY MCDONALD Marcus Garvey in his wisdom once said: “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a...

Report Cards 101

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  It’s hard to believe that January is but a distant memory and February is marching on. By the end of the week,...

SEAC

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  It came as no surprise that numerous parents, when asked about SEAC, were unable to correctly say the acronym and most never...

Get Involved, Pay Attention

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  It seems preposterous that I am writing my first article for the 2018 year. As I reflect on what I think is...

Don’t Bungle Your Kids

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  It's three o’clock. This article is late and I am totally revamping the entire message. You see, as is the tradition in...

Education – The Magic Key

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  Over the last two weeks, just about every conference, parent or school meeting and presentation that I was involved with had as...

Information is Power

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  Parents, the most important gift you can give your child is that of your time. I am painfully aware that time is...

Public Engagements Will Help Shape Future of Student Assessment

Toronto – Beginning in November, Ontario students, parents, teachers and education partners, have an opportunity for the first time in 20 years to help...

Community News

Enter the MarketZone – TC Business Social presents Networking Opportunities for Everyone

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Through steelpan, great music, and even a drop in from Brampton’s Batman, for the past four years, Carib101 Media Group has worked...

Spring into S.H.A.P.E and feel empowered in your own skin

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO “Imagine a life where you wake up every morning and love your S.H.A.P.E” We’re not talking about your physical shape, but the Spirituality,...

Building lifelong leadership skills at the Confident Leader Conference

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO "With great power, comes great responsibility." - Voltaire A quote most commonly attributed to Uncle Ben from Spiderman, but originally quoted by...

Legacy Established – The 36th Annual BBPA Harry Jerome Awards; Understanding the Making of...

BY: SIMONE JENNIFER SMITH  “Whatever you are looking for in life is looking for you too. Saul Williams The glitter! The dresses! Men in three-piece suits!...

Trust 15 Gala building safer spaces for Rexdale youth

BY: JELANI GRANT Roughly 500 youths, parents, and business leaders sat down to celebrate the achievements and triumphs of youth in Rexdale at the Trust...