Ontario Today | Sep 4, 2013 | 51:37

Why Your Kids Hate School

Educator and author Michael Reist has dedicated his latest book to every child who hates going to school. It's called What Every Parent Needs to Know About School. It's an appeal to adults, that we can do better.

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Metro Morning - First Nation DriveNov 25, 2014 | 4:51Metro Morning First Nation Drive Audio
Metro Morning First Nation Drive Nov 25, 2014 | 4:51Like many northern communities, residents of the Mishkeegogamang Ojibway First Nation face a harsh winter, and difficult living conditions.
Ontario Today - Call of the Day: Felt like a piece of meat.Nov 25, 2014 | 3:19Ontario Today Call of the Day: Felt like a piece of meat. Audio
Ontario Today Call of the Day: Felt like a piece of meat. Nov 25, 2014 | 3:19Plastic surgery after a divorce attracted unwanted attention. Ontario Today asks: What was the reaction to the new you after plastic surgery?
Metro Morning - SleepoutNov 21, 2014 | 5:16Metro Morning Sleepout Audio
Metro Morning Sleepout Nov 21, 2014 | 5:16What would it be like to spend a cold night on the street? A group of Toronto business-people got a taste of that last night at a sleepout in support of Covenant House, the agency that helps homeless youth in this city.
Here and Now Toronto - The Federal Family Reunification ProgramDec 18, 2013 | 5:40Here and Now Toronto The Federal Family Reunification Program Audio
Here and Now Toronto The Federal Family Reunification Program Dec 18, 2013 | 5:40The federal government has announced it's going to make it easier for people to sponsor their parents or grandparents to Canada. Guidy Mamann, senior partner of Mamann Sandluk Immigration Lawyers discussed what the policy could mean.
Ontario Today - Call of the Day: Skype sex scam. No 20 year old wants to tell his mom this storyMar 14, 2014 | 2:29Ontario Today Call of the Day: Skype sex scam. No 20 year old wants to tell his mom this story Audio
Ontario Today Call of the Day: Skype sex scam. No 20 year old wants to tell his mom this story Mar 14, 2014 | 2:29Ontario Today asks: When you lost more than your heart on line?
Metro Morning - Police PracticesNov 13, 2014 | 9:46Metro Morning Police Practices Audio
Metro Morning Police Practices Nov 13, 2014 | 9:46Are police officers in the Jane and Finch area following the force's new rules around carding?
Metro Morning - Dealing With Toxic WorkplacesNov 14, 2014 | 9:53Metro Morning Dealing With Toxic Workplaces Audio
Metro Morning Dealing With Toxic Workplaces Nov 14, 2014 | 9:53Bullying, sexual harassment and a culture of fear. Alarming incidents at three high-profile workplaces are forcing companies and employees alike, to look at how functional their own workplaces are.
Here and Now Toronto - Food Column: Elton on Food Court WasteApr 11, 2013 | 6:33Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton on Food Court Waste Audio
Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton on Food Court Waste Apr 11, 2013 | 6:33During the month of April, many people mark Earth Day. So this week our food columnist Sarah Elton cast her gaze to a place that creates a lot of garbage -- the food court. She looked at one that's trying to eliminate waste.
Here and Now Toronto - Concerns Around Legalizing Assisted SuicideSep 25, 2013 | 6:19Here and Now Toronto Concerns Around Legalizing Assisted Suicide Audio
Here and Now Toronto Concerns Around Legalizing Assisted Suicide Sep 25, 2013 | 6:19The debate over legalizing doctor-assisted suicide has been reignited, with the release of Dr. Donald Low's video plea. Catherine Frazee is a disability rights advocate. She shared her concerns.
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Fresh Air Bibliotherapy Jan 19, 2014 | 7:45Fresh Air's Mary Ito and medical librarian Natalia Tukhareli talked about bibliotherapy.
Metro Morning - Child PovertyAug 27, 2014 | 12:14Metro Morning Child Poverty Audio
Metro Morning Child Poverty Aug 27, 2014 | 12:14"Epidemic Poverty Levels". That is how some local groups are describing child poverty in this city.
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Here and Now Toronto - Students Need A New Health CurriculumOct 17, 2012 | 8:12Here and Now Toronto Students Need A New Health Curriculum Audio
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