Aug 25, 2015 | 7:21Metro Morning Over-representation Audio
Metro Morning Over-representation Aug 25, 2015 | 7:21Forty-one per cent of the Toronto child protection caseload is made up of black children. Margaret Parsons has fought longer than anyone to hold the CAS accountable for how it works with black families.
Aug 24, 2015 | 7:10Metro Morning CAS black families Audio
Metro Morning CAS black families Aug 24, 2015 | 7:10Black people under 18 make up less than a tenth of the population of the G-T-A -- but you wouldn't know it from the number of black children in the care of the Toronto Childrens Aid Society. More than 40 per cent of children in care are black.
Aug 24, 2015 | 5:09Metro Morning Living architecture Audio
Metro Morning Living architecture Aug 24, 2015 | 5:09Green roofs and green walls are spaces where vegetation grows on -- or inside -- buildings. They're scattered throughout downtown Toronto, but most of them are hidden from public view.
Aug 24, 2015 | 5:24Metro Morning School B&B Audio
Metro Morning School B&B Aug 24, 2015 | 5:24Many Torontonians dream of selling their house in the city and buying a bigger place in the country. We hear from one couple who found a seriously bigger place. They bought a former school-house and turned it into a B&B.
Aug 24, 2015 | 7:59Metro Morning Evicting bad tenants Audio
Metro Morning Evicting bad tenants Aug 24, 2015 | 7:59The latest issue of Toronto Life tells the story of a so-called "tenant from hell," who allegedly turned at least four Toronto homes into illegal rooming houses -- and what it took to evict him from one home.
Aug 24, 2015 | 5:04Metro Morning Flipped classroom Audio
Metro Morning Flipped classroom Aug 24, 2015 | 5:04As teachers start prepping for the school year, more and more will be embracing a new method of teaching called the "flipped classroom." Instruction happens through videos kids watch at home, and assignments are done in class.