Category: Parent Resources

OHIP+ Children and Youth Pharmacare

We want to remind students, parents and caregivers that starting on January 1, 2018, Ontario will provide free prescription drug coverage for all children and youth aged 24 and under. Children and youth will have access to over 4,400 medications and other drug products at no cost. Enrolment in OHIP+ is automatic – you will […]

Parent Posts

Introducing Parent Posts – written by parents, for parents

By Brent Hutzal – Brent is co-chair of Parent Involvement Committee. He has two daughters, Kate, 7, who attends Bridgeport Public School, and Claire, 2 (Bridgeport Public School JK Class of 2019-20). Some of the most valuable parent information that I have ever received has been at my daughter’s school bus stop. I am confident […]

Talking with our kids about media literacy

Families across Canada are recognizing Media Literacy Week from November 6-10. This week puts a spotlight on the importance of digital and media literacy as a key part in the education of our kids. What is Media Literacy? Media literacy is about how to critically understand the nature, techniques and impacts of media messages. Talking […]

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