Posts Tagged ‘education’

memorizing the times table

Here is a topic regarding teaching that Grandpa Richard can relate to, and one that he has a definite opinion about. I understand that most “teaching” that occurs today in public schools is considered “child-centred”. This Globe and Mail article talks about a small school that uses more traditional “direct education”. The public system considers […]

need me to care for your sick loved one?

An awesome piece of investigative reporting detailed in The Star today. Unlicensed schools seem to be operating with impunity, even in areas like Personal Support Workers. These are the people who work with society’s most vulnerable in hospitals, nursing lodges, community care centres and private homes. They empty catheters, insert suppositories, manoeuvre mechanical lifts, and […]