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Ban cell phones in all primary and secondary school classrooms

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Mar 2019

'Back-to-Basics' Math Curriculum, Renewed Focus on Skilled Trades and Cellphone Ban in the Classroom Coming Soon to Ontario

Ontario Newsroom March 15, 2019

Aug 2018

Ontario's Government for the People Respecting Parents by Holding Unprecedented Consultation into Education Reform

Ontario Newsroom August 22, 2018

Starting in September 2018, the Government will engage in province-wide public consultations that will include an online survey, telephone town halls in every region of Ontario, and a submission platform that will allow interested individuals and groups to present detailed proposals to the Ministry. As part of the announcement, the Premier and Minister shared details about the scope of the consultation, which will include: * What steps schools should take to ban cellphone use in the classroom.