Displaying items by tag: EDUCATION - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:27:13 -0500 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Ushering in the new Health Age http://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43065-ushering-in-the-new-health-age http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43063-challenges-of-motherhood-for-an-international-student http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42837-my-life-in-a-suitcase http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42702-why-i-am-still-considering-immigrating-to-canada http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42659-the-great-canadian-resume http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42321-a-game-with-no-winner http://checkout.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://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42273-wynne-math-or-sex-education http://checkout.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
Australia’s ‘Spectacular’ Failure in Languages http://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41849-australia-s-spectacular-failure-in-languages http://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41849-australia-s-spectacular-failure-in-languages Despite living in an increasingly interconnected world, the proportion of Australia’s Year 12 students taking a foreign language has plummeted to just 10 per cent.
By: Tim Mayfield in Melbourne, Australia The latest Australian census data is in and it makes for interesting reading. Of…
Education Fri, 07 Jul 2017 23:51:28 -0400
Bramptonians Sucking on a Lollipop http://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/39001-bramptonians-sucking-on-a-lollipop http://checkout.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/39001-bramptonians-sucking-on-a-lollipop On October 26, 2016 the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development identified Brampton as a location to build a new post-secondary facility.
Commentary by Surjit Singh Flora in Brampton A few weeks before Brampton Council begin debate on the latest budget, the…
Education Tue, 01 Nov 2016 10:26:57 -0400