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As Part of Autism Month Jasmin Roy Sophie Desmarais Foundation Launches Educational Videos

As part of Autism Month, the Jasmin Roy Sophie Desmarais Foundation is launching educational videos to help children, parents and educators develop emotional and interpersonal skills in the context of making connections with...
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Legault extended restrictions to Nov. 23 and announced changes for Secondary III students

In a press conference this evening François Legault, Premier Ministre du Québec, announced additional measures to further flatten the COVID-19 curve and lessen the stress on Quebec’s healthcare system....

Comprehensive list of measles outbreaks in the Montreal and Laval areas since end June...

Cases of measles were reported in the greater Montreal area since the end 2019, has been listed by the Quebec health department's website . People who are considered contagious visited...

What floatation device is best for your child? Swim for Life tells us

West Island Blog's Swim Safety Series with Swim for Life's Karina Renaud of Pointe Claire tells gives us the ins and outs of floatation safety. Karina at Swim for Life...
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Baie D’Urfé elementary school septic tank is smelling up the neighbourhood

Parents of Joseph Henrico contacted the media because they are fed up with the smells that emanate from the school's sanitary facility next to the students' entrance. The septic tank...
Youth Stars’ Anti-Bullying Tour Launch

LBPSB Youth Stars’ Anti-Bullying Tour Launch

Youth Stars will be launching their Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) anti-bullying tour at Beechwood Elementary School on January 17th, 2020. The launch event will debut its Youth...
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Increased risk of residential drownings this summer

Following the drowning of a 3-year-old girl in a residential pool South of Montreal on July 4th, combined with the reduced accessibility of public pools due to COVID-19, it...
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6 Tips to Cope with Stress for Students

6 Tips to Cope with Stress for Students Students work hard to improve their grades, complete their assignments, and pass their exams. Stress for students is a real concern.They trade...
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COVID-19: Québec’s At-Risk Students Feeling Left Behind

In August, the Government of Canada allocated $432.15 million in support of Québec through the Safe Return to Class Fund. “We’ve made this funding flexible, so provinces, and ultimately...
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May is Missing Children’s Month

May is Missing Children’s Month. The objective of this month is to raise awareness about the plight of missing and exploited children and to inform parents about what they can...