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2021

Fire Erupts From Gas Main

The best type of local news is the news that something good happened or about that thing that did not make the news, because a tragedy was avoided. When the
2021

Hybrid Learning is Bad for Students

Flashback to early 2020 and the Ford government was staring down the gun barrel of teacher strikes all over Ontario. Unrest with parents was tangible and his public support in
2021

This COVID Wave was a Preventable Tragedy

BY: MATIAS DE DOVITIIS Published on Downsview Advocate https://www.downsviewadvocate.ca/news/covid-wave-a-preventable-tragedy Earthquakes are beyond human control and so are hurricanes – but the third COVID-19 wave was not that. A series of
2021

School start with COVID proves tough choice for parents

https://www.downsviewadvocate.ca/news/school-start-with-covid-proves-tough-choice-for-parents?rq=matias With the start of school there are always jitters and changes for students and for parents. This year has been compounded by the biggest pandemic in several generations: COVID-19.
2021

Teaching in a time of COVID

https://www.downsviewadvocate.ca/news/teaching-in-a-time-of-covid-19 As the one year anniversary approaches in Ontario for the first COVID-19 related school shut down, it is hard to be hopeful about the effect that the pandemic has