Displaying items by tag: EDUCATION - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca Wed, 17 Oct 2018 20:40:38 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Kathleen Wynne takes Heat at Black Community Leaders Debate http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43098-kathleen-wynne-takes-heat-at-black-community-leaders-debate http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43098-kathleen-wynne-takes-heat-at-black-community-leaders-debate Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne sits at a table with NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner for a leaders debate in Toronto on issues facing the black community on April 11, 2018.
By: Marieke Walsh in Ottawa, ON Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne was repeatedly under attack and on the defensive Wednesday night…
Politics Thu, 12 Apr 2018 16:47:29 -0400
Commanding Respect in a Classroom http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43079-commanding-respect-in-a-classroom http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43079-commanding-respect-in-a-classroom Although immigrant educators must adjust their teaching styles, many of the changes they must look to make are related to varying cultural norms.
By: Asfia Yasir in Toronto, ON Immigration is reshaping Ontario's classrooms, changing the demographics of both students and teachers. The…
Education Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:09:33 -0500
Ushering in the new Health Age http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43065-ushering-in-the-new-health-age http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43065-ushering-in-the-new-health-age During a Sprouts event, Helen Poon presents different products that serve as alternatives to generic snacks that contribute to several health risks.
By: Shan Qiao in Toronto, ON At the age of 60, quitting a well-paying job to refinance her townhouse and…
Health Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:49:01 -0500
Challenges of Motherhood for an International Student http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43063-challenges-of-motherhood-for-an-international-student http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43063-challenges-of-motherhood-for-an-international-student Parenting can be difficult to balance for many international students who are already juggling their adjustment to a new country and the schooling curriculum.
Commentary by: Mona Mashadi Rajabi in Tehran I was standing in front of the school’s office and Melody, my daughter,…
Education Sat, 13 Jan 2018 19:10:02 -0500
My Life in a Suitcase http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42837-my-life-in-a-suitcase http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42837-my-life-in-a-suitcase The writer carried a suitcase full of documents and certificates to Canada, but found them near worthless on arrival.
Commentary by: Mona Mashhadi Rajabi in Tehran, Iran I was standing in front of my suitcase and thought about what…
Commentary Tue, 28 Nov 2017 20:41:19 -0500
Why I am Still Considering Immigrating to Canada… http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42702-why-i-am-still-considering-immigrating-to-canada http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42702-why-i-am-still-considering-immigrating-to-canada Mona Rajabi shares why she feels living in Canada presents a number of unique benefits.
Commentary by: Mona Mashhadi Rajabi in Tehran, Iran I am among the thousands of folks waiting in queue immigrate to…
Commentary Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:22:13 -0500
The Great Canadian Resumé http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42659-the-great-canadian-resume http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42659-the-great-canadian-resume Many immigrants looking for work are often overlooked due to a lack of Canadian experience, but what kind of role does this play as immigrants attempt to settle? Author, Joyeeta Dutta Ray explores.
By: Joyeeta Dutta Ray in Toronto, ON Toronto has always been a magnet for new immigrants. Some come here to…
Economy Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:43:57 -0400
Communicating in a New Country http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country Rajabi explains that communication extends beyond the understanding of words.
By: Mona Mashhadi Rajabi in Tehran, Iran Communication is more than understanding the words. I was always aware of language…
Education Mon, 02 Oct 2017 22:34:13 -0400
A Game with No Winner http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42321-a-game-with-no-winner http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42321-a-game-with-no-winner Despite an exceptionally high grade point, obstacles outside of the academic realm can often prove difficult to overcome for many international students.
Commentary by: Mona Mashadi Rajabi in Tehran, Iran “Canada needs you!” This is a sentiment I heard over and over…
Education Sun, 17 Sep 2017 11:11:41 -0400
Wynne — Math or Sex Education http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42273-wynne-math-or-sex-education http://wwww.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42273-wynne-math-or-sex-education Many are questioning changes that have been made to the education curriculum following the release of test results that suggest drops in student performance.
Commentary by: Surjit Singh Flora in Brampton Time is quickly running out for this liberal government. With recent polls showing…
Politics Mon, 11 Sep 2017 21:06:15 -0400