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Ontario to spend $1 million on
new resource centres
aimed at parents, tots

Toronto Star, by Rob Ferguson

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/10/2012 4:28:43 PM

More schools will get drop-in resource centres as part of the Ontario government’s response to last summer’s killings on Danzig St. in Scarborough, the worst mass shooting in Toronto’s history. Another 17 parenting and family literacy centres for children age six and under will be set up this fall across the province at a cost of $1 million to help kids do better in school, Education Minister Laurel Broten said Wednesday. (Snip) There are already 155 such centres in school classrooms across the province, where parents, caregivers and young children can drop in to read, play and where moms and

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This sounds like a more advanced version of ''midnight basketball'' to me. If they don't make a deliberate effort to wipe out the gang culture no entertainment centers for yutes is going to do anything because those still attracted to the gang life will just opt out of them.

      


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