Toronto Pearson Enhances Commitment to Healthy Airport by Partnering with CleanSlate UV

TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2020 /CNW/ — Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA), which operates and maintains Toronto Pearson, is excited to announce the deployment of a new technology as part of their “Healthy Airport” commitment. The GTAA will be installing CleanSlate UV Sanitizers, an innovative technology that uses hospital-grade UV light to sanitize objects like cell phones, wallets, keys and other potential germ-carrying items commonly found in airports.

“The Greater Toronto Airports Authority is committed to a science-based approach that prioritizes the health and wellbeing of passengers and airport workers. That starts with using proven technology and expertise, backed by a record of success in the healthcare field,” said Deborah Flint, President and CEO, GTAA. “CleanSlate’s UV technology is another valuable layer of protection in our Healthy Airport transformation, maintaining our commitment to stringent hygiene and sanitation protocols.”

“We are excited to be a part of the GTAA’s innovative

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Humber College makes student commitment to online learning

This fall, many Humber College classes look different. Blackboard, a virtual learning management system, has replaced dry erase boards. Class debates are taking place through online discussion forums instead of in person.

But while the learning environment has changed, what hasn’t changed is Humber’s commitment to students’ success. In fact, says the college’s dean of students, it’s been strengthened through the development of virtually adapted supports and new initiatives to help address challenges students might encounter during the pandemic.

“I think we’ve really demonstrated our commitment to listening and putting students’ experiences first and foremost,” says Ian Crookshank. “In March, there was an urgent need to communicate COVID information. What we heard from students was that, in addition to having financial concerns and feeling more anxious and lonely, they wanted ways to connect with peers, faculty and services.”

Humber responded by acquiring additional funds for bursaries and grants, helping students

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Fairview High School recognized for 21st century education commitment

FAIRVIEW PARK, Ohio — Lost during the pandemic-related blur that has been the last six months is the fact Fairview High School was nationally recognized by two different organizations.

Not only did it receive a STEM/STEAM School Designation from the Ohio STEM Learning Network (OSLN), but it was designated as a 2020 Model School from the International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE).

“What it really means is the hard work of Fairview High School administrators to build innovative programming and top-quality academics has really drawn attention,” Fairview Park City Schools Superintendent Bill Wagner said. “These recognitions are something we’re very proud of.”

Fairview High School was one of 28 schools that applied for the STEM/STEAM School Designation.

Ohio STEM Committee approved applications for schools that implement best practices in STEM and STEAM education, which include creating a culture of inquiry, entrepreneurialism, problem solving, problem-based learning and connections to the

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One-Stop Digital Hub Strengthens Commitment to Educate and Empower Parents

Award-winning parenting production company unveils revamped website aimed at educating and empowering parents with trusted tips and advice from other parents.

One-Stop Digital Hub Strengthens Commitment to Educate and Empower Parents

Toronto, Canada, September 22, 2020 –(PR.com)– WhereParentsTalk.com tackles wide range of topics to help raise engaged, empathetic and resilient children.

WhereParentsTalk.com today unveiled a fresh new look and novel features as part of a revamped website aimed at bolstering its support of parents, with relevant and resonant news, views and advice from other moms and dads, during a time when raising a child is often in the hands of the digital village.

“Parents crave information and seek support now more than ever, against the backdrop of a frantically-paced, technologically-dependent and uncertain world,” says Lianne Castelino, a seasoned journalist and founder of WhereParentsTalk.com. “In my 20-plus years of being a mom and an entrepreneur in the parenting space, the range of issues parents encounter or must consider, continues to deepen

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EVERFI Reveals $100 Million Commitment For Addressing Systemic Social Injustice With Free Digital Education For K-12 Schools

  • EVERFI, a leading social impact education innovator, announced a $100 million three-year commitment to build new and expand current courses that address topic areas that lead to systemic social injustice and economic disparities across the country

EVERFI, a leading social impact education innovator, announced a $100 million three-year commitment to build new and expand current courses that address topic areas that lead to systemic social injustice and economic disparities across the country. The three-year initiative — which bolsters the company’s founding mission to close education gaps that lead to long-term inequalities — is going to focus on reaching students in the most at-risk high-poverty areas of the U.S. And EVERFI will offer courses in topic areas that address 12 of the most important critical life skills in an effort to create an ecosystem of change. The company’s large catalog of digital learning content on critical life skills is and will

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