From the left: Jill Zelmanovits, CEO of Girl Guides of Canada; Sarah Tatsis, VP of BlackBerry Advanced Technology Development Labs; Karen Clyne, VP of BlackBerry Communications

Published: November 7th, 2019


New continuing ed courses to offer path for increasing the number of infosec pros in Canada

For the past few years, Andrea Vega has been a Calgary-based promoter of a gated community in Mexico. But this...

September 24th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Survey reveals 95% of students feel mandatory online courses are a bad idea

A new survey from the Ontario Student Trustees' Association (OSTA-AECO) revealed that 95 per cent of the 6087 students surveyed...

September 10th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Ontario to ban classroom cellphone use starting November

Ontario will be restricting cellphone use in classrooms starting Nov. 4, 2019. The new rule applies to all personal electronic...

August 30th, 2019 Tom Li

AI adoption in Canada could benefit from a greater focus on STEM education, experts say

Despite Canada's status as a leader in education, the country's stagnant academic scores among young people is a bad sign...

July 23rd, 2019 Tom Li

Federal government announces $750,000 to teach digital literacy to Canadians in Mississauga, Brampton

Navdeep Bains, minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) today announced a $750,000 investment to help Canadians in Mississauga...

January 11th, 2019 Meagan Simpson

Bonnie Lysk - Auditor General of Ontario

Ontario suffers wide disparities in school’s IT resources: Auditor General

Editor's note: Updated on Dec. 7 at 10:45 AM with a comment from the Ontario Ministry of Education. (See bottom)....

December 6th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Canada Learning Code

Amazon makes $525,000 donation to Canada Learning Code

Amazon.com Inc. has announced it will be donating $525,000 to Canada Learning Code to help improve and develop digital literacy programs...

August 1st, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Virtual cloud desktops make education anywhere a reality

This fall, students can go back to school without ever having to step into a classroom. Amazon WorkSpaces, a cloud-based...

July 20th, 2018 Cindy Baker

Provisioning virtual, cloud-based desktops for educational users

Being an educator today, in a world where you're competing not only with brick-and-mortar schools but also with flashy, specialized...

June 21st, 2018 Glenn Weir