From pensions for “stay at home mums” to beer and popcorn: How the Liberal party reversed its policy on children and families

The Liberals have done a complete reversal of their position on children's care. In 1999, the Liberal government issued a report with a set of principles to guide child and family policy that makes the Conservative party $1,200 plan look…

Calgary Herald article

Via IMFC February 20, 2014. IMFC - update (web): Calgary Herald: Andrea Mrozek quoted in editorial favouring income splitting See original article here: Calgary Herald article (broken link) See Also 1999 Federal Sub-Committee report (download PDF here) on income splitting

Swedish intolerance in child care

May 15, 2011. The Family Campaign Foundation of Sweden - media release (PDF): "Swedish intolerance in child care"

From pensions for “stay at home mums” to beer and popcorn: How the Liberal party reversed its policy on children and families

The Liberals have done a complete reversal of their position on children's care. In 1999, the Liberal government issued a report with a set of principles to guide child and family policy that makes the Conservative party $1,200 plan look…

Feb 11, 2011 National Post debate on national daycare (broken link)

Feb 11, 2011 National Post debate on national daycare: Daycare lobbyists write, Why we need a national child-care program (broken link), and Tasha Kheiriddin responds with, Support parents, not the daycare industry (broken link). Readers respond with four votes against…

When Did Education Become a Race?

Starting in September, nearly 600 schools, in school districts across Ontario will offer full-day kindergarten for 4-and 5-year-olds. And in British Columbia, full-day kindergarten begins for approximately 50 per cent of 5-year-olds. When did education become a race? According to…

“Play-based learning” proven not effective – direct instruction method proven highly effective

The "Follow Through project" was a huge US study of effectiveness of different approaches for dis-advantaged kids grades K-8.In his article, "Project Follow Through: In-depth and Beyond," (broken link) Gary Adams writes, "The Follow Through project was the largest, most…