Calgary students ring in Year of the Pig by celebrating Chinese inventions
Calgary students in a Mandarin program at Highwood School are celebrating the Lunar New Year by focusing on Chinese inventions.
Jan 16, 2019
Alberta election: Highwood results
A full list of the candidates in the riding of Highwood, which is located in southern Alberta.
Mar 17, 2019
London, Ont. police investigate Monday morning stabbing at school, teenager arrested
On Monday at 11:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to a report of a stabbing at a school in the 500 block of Dundas Street in London.
Hamilton’s public school board encouraging students, staff to wear masks at learning facilities
The HWDSB is asking students and staff to voluntarily wear masks amid influenza season and concerns over the spread of the flu, COVID-19 and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).
‘Throwaway kids’: Allegations of human trafficking, mistreatment at Ont. group home chain
A Global News investigation into one of Ontario's largest for-profit group home providers has revealed alarming allegations.
Driver charged in incident where child caught in school bus doors near Brantford, Ont.
OPP have laid a charge against a 64-year-old driver following an afternoon incident Nov. 1 in which a five-year-old boy was dragged by a school bus in Brant County.
OSSTF confirms current and past members’ information compromised in cyberattack
The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) is confirming to Global News that a number of its current and past members’ information was breached in a cyberattack.
3 family members among 4 killed in Hwy. 7 collision east of Peterborough
The collision claimed four lives while a Grade 9 student at Thomas A. Stewart Secondary School has suffered life-alternating injuries.
‘I almost took my life’: why some former church-run school students are calling for change
Cody Hamilton said change was needed, noting that some kids might not be as strong, and something needs to happen to save them.
1 taken to hospital after two-vehicle collision in Caledon
Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle crash on Highway 10 near Old School Road at around 6:16 a.m. Thursday.
Reports, inspections, a death: Red flags raised for years inside kids group home chain
A Global News investigation has uncovered two government reports that raised serious concerns about a large Ontario group home chain.
Opposition calls for investigation into Ontario for-profit group home chain
Ontario's NDP are calling for an investigation into the province’s second-largest operator of kids’ group homes following an investigation by Global News.
Calgary school bus evacuated after catching fire
Firefighters are praising a local school bus driver for how well she handled a scary situation on Wednesday morning.
Mar 5, 2014
Alberta school districts not allowed to shut down in-school learning despite high absenteeism
The Alberta government said students and parents are "guaranteed" access to in-person learning starting Thursday.
Record number of Quebec children home sick from school
There has been an increased number of students home sick from school in Quebec, with the province seeing a surge in viruses.
‘Witnesses to history’: University makes 3D virtual replicas of residential schools
The University of Calgary library has created accurate virtual and physical models of three former residential schools with plans for more in the future.
‘Like a zombie’: Ontario group home chain accused of overmedicating kids in care
Former workers and youth who lived at a large chain of group homes say they were overmedicated, a Global News investigation has found.
After recent string of Quebec school lockdowns, are Montreal-area schools prepared?
There have been three school lockdowns in Quebec in the last few weeks, begging the question - do schools know what to do if a dangerous situation were to occur?
Waterloo school board selects new chair, vice-chair on Monday night
At the inaugural meeting of the recently elected board on Monday night, Joanne Weston was chosen as chair, while Kathleen Woodcock will return to her vice-chair role.
Ottawa’s largest school board postpones mask mandate decision after heated meeting
Videos posted online show the meeting devolved into shouting, and a school board trustee said the police were called twice to clear out disruptive protesters.