Guelph MPP Liz Sandals out as Ontario’s Treasury Board president
Guelph MPP Liz Sandals said it comes as no surprise that she has been removed as president of the Treasury Board.
Jan 17, 2018
MPP Liz Sandals appointed as assistant to Minister of Infrastructure
Sandals joins Matthews and Duguid in return to Queen's Park as Parliamentary Assistants weeks after being shuffled out of cabinet.
Feb 1, 2018
Ontario orders review of TDSB after ‘inappropriate behaviour’
The Ontario government is launching a review of the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) after a series of personal and financial scandals over the past year.
Nov 25, 2014
Education Minister announces panel to examine troubled TDSB
Ontario's education minister has appointed an advisory panel to look at ways to reform Toronto's troubled school board, including possibly dividing it into several boards.
Mar 16, 2015
Education Minister won’t rule out asking investigator to probe TDSB
The Ontario government is not ruling out appointing an investigator to oversee changes at the scandal-plagued Toronto District School Board (TDSB).
Feb 19, 2015
Education Minister to release report today on troubled TDSB
Education Minister Liz Sandals will release a report today into the troubled Toronto District School Board, where she said a "culture of fear" existed among staff.
Jan 15, 2015
Will the province have to step in to solve TDSB standoff?
The work environment at the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) is so “toxic” that the board chair has implored the the province's education minister to take action.
Nov 18, 2014
Minister Sandals walks away when grilled about AG education report
Education Minister Liz Sandals walked away from reporters Wednesday who were asking questions about the cost of renegotiating teachers’ contracts in Ontario.
Nov 19, 2014
Editorial: Sandals’ union negotiations need independent watchdog
Ontario Education Minister Liz Sandals’ controversial $2.5 million payout to education unions has raised plenty of eyebrows and even more questions as well.
Nov 3, 2015
Kathleen Wynne downplays effect of senior Liberals not seeking re-election
Neither Ontario's deputy premier Deb Matthews or Treasury Board President Liz Sandals will be seeking re-election.
Oct 10, 2017
Guelph MPP Liz Sandals will not seek re-election
Sandals announced her retirement after 30 years in public office, saying she is ready to be a full time grandmother.
Oct 6, 2017
Ontario cabinet minister apologizes for comment about GO train passengers
Liz Sandals is apologizing for saying most GO train riders likely don't have the qualifications to run a multi-billion-dollar corporation or nuclear operations.
Feb 3, 2017
Sly Castaldi to be named official Liberal candidate for Guelph provincial riding
The executive director for Guelph-Wellington Women In Crisis is set to tackle the June 7th election in the Liberal dominated Guelph riding.
Feb 2, 2018
Ontario rolls out full-day kindergarten, but some classrooms not ready
Ontario Education Minister Liz Sandals says full-day kindergarten is now available across the province, though some classrooms are not yet ready.
Sep 2, 2014
TDSB review blames trustees for ‘culture of fear’
An external review of the Toronto District School Board released Thursday revealed senior staff and school administrators thought their phones and email were monitored.
Jan 15, 2015
Elementary teachers’ pay could be docked if work-to-rule expanded: Wynne
Ontario elementary teachers and some support staff will have their pay docked if they don't stop their work-to-rule campaigns, the premier announced Friday, as the elementary teachers threatened to withdraw from extracurriculars.
Oct 23, 2015
Education Minister says school staff cannot strip search students
Ontario’s education minister said Wednesday that “no school staff” conduct strip searches in the province, after a 15-year-old being strip searched at a high school in Quebec City.
Feb 18, 2015
Ontario education minister says $1M payout to teachers’ union ‘not unusual’
Education Minister Liz Sandals says a $1-million payout to the union representing Ontario's high school teachers is "not unusual," but will not be needed in future rounds of bargaining.
Oct 21, 2015
Ontario English Catholic teachers reach tentative deal with province
The union representing Ontario's English Catholic teachers have reached a tentative agreement with the provincial government and the Ontario Catholic School Trustees' Association.
Aug 25, 2015