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Ontario Government Education Consultation

The Ontario Government is consulting with parents across the province to address concerns and get feedback in several areas of the education system.  More information is available at https://www.ontario.ca/page/for-the-parents.

Feedback from these consultations will help shape decisions in the following areas:

  1. Improving student performance in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  2. Preparing students with needed job skills, such as skilled trades and coding
  3. Improving provincial standardized testing
  4. Ensuring students graduate with important life skills, including financial literacy
  5. Managing the use of technology in classrooms, such as cell phones
  6. Building a new age-appropriate Health and Physical Education curriculum that includes subjects like mental health, sexual health education and the legalization of cannabis
  7. Developing the first-ever Parents’ Bill of Rights

 

There are 3 ways to participate:

Open submission

Share your views on all or some of the 7 key consultation areas that are outlined above:

1. Use the private and confidential online submission form, or

2. Email your written submission to fortheparents@ontario.ca and:

  • include your name or the name of your organization
  • add “provincial consultations” as the subject
  • attach your submission as a PDF or Word document

Online survey

Send your feedback through the online survey.

Telephone town hall

Find out more information about how you can participate in a telephone town hall in your region.

 

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