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Profiles

  • John Wolf Miller (1926 - 2017)
    MILLER, John Wolf Passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 2, at the age of 90, at home surrounded by family. Son of Orie and Elta Miller. Survived by his son, Christopher Miller (Hennie) and daugh...
  • John James Waters (1932 - 2011)
    Obituary WATERS, John James (Jim), B.A, M.Ed. - Born March 8th 1932 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, United Kingdom. Passed away peacefully with family at his side at Orillia Soldier's Memorial Hospital on J...
  • Byron Laird Ferguson (1912 - 2004)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Mar 9 2018, 21:50:19 UTC
  • Edward Luck, II (1806 - 1890)
    Son of Edward Luck (1758 – 1834) and Martha {Jones} Luck (1778 – 1850)Brother of Annie {Luck} Partridge Children of Edward and Jane:* William Luck, Holland Landing (1834-1922)* Sarah Jane Luck (Mrs Joh...
  • Eliza Ann Webb (1921 - 2008)
    Reference: MyHeritage Genealogy - SmartCopy : Feb 13 2018, 22:46:11 UTC

Canadian Teachers

Pictured Right:- 1950 Canadian School Train. Pupils attend classes at Nemegos near Chapleau, Ontario

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Education in Canada is for the most part provided publicly, funded and overseen by federal, provincial, and local governments.[16] Education is within provincial jurisdiction and the curriculum is overseen by the province.[17] Education in Canada is generally divided into primary education, followed by secondary education and post-secondary. Within the provinces under the ministry of education, there are district school boards administering the educational programs.[18] Education is compulsory up to the age of 16 in every province in Canada, except for Manitoba, Ontario and New Brunswick, where the compulsory age is 18, or as soon as a high school diploma has been achieved. In some provinces early leaving exemptions can be granted under certain circumstances at 14. Canada generally has 190 (180 in Quebec) school days in the year, officially starting from September (after Labour Day) to the end of June (usually the last Friday of the month, except in Quebec when it is just before June 24 – the provincial holiday).

A leader in the development of the education system in Ontario is Egerton Ryerson. See Adolphus Egerton Ryerson

Further information from Wikipedia