Marit Stiles MPP, Davenport

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July 27, 2021

Six-week countdown to school; NDP demands Safe September plan

QUEEN'S PARK — Tuesday marks six weeks to go until the first day of school for most Ontario students, and the Ford government’s plan for the coming school year is well overdue, says NDP Education c... More
July 9, 2021

Letter to the Chief Medical Officer of Health on a safe return to schools

On Friday, Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath and I wrote to Ontario’s new Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Kieran Moore to express the uncertainty facing families, students and educatio... More
July 8, 2021

Sick Kids report shows desperate needs for Safe September, mental health investments

TORONTO and HAMILTON — NDP Education critic Marit Stiles and Mental Health and Addictions critic Monique Taylor released the following statement in response to a new report by the Hospital for Sick... More
July 7, 2021

Letter: Problem-plagued Math Proficiency Test has wide-reaching consequences

MPPs Marit Stiles, Laura Mae Lindo and Guy Bourgouin have written to the Education Minister to raise ongoing concerns with the problem-plagued Math Proficiency Test and the impacts it is having on ... More
July 6, 2021

Stiles calls Education minister’s lack of action on Safe Schools for September troubling

TORONTO — NDP Education critic Marit Stiles released the following statement in response to two days of press events by Education Minister Stephen Lecce at which he made no mention of any action wh... More
June 25, 2021

Ontario to move to Step 2 of reopening plan June 30

With over 76 per cent of the population in Ontario ages 18 and over having received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and over 29 per cent having received their second dose, Ontario is moving the prov... More
June 23, 2021

Forceful displacement won't solve housing crisis

I’ve heard from many in the community this week about the startling use of force by the City of Toronto and Toronto Police against unhoused people encamped in Trinity-Bellwoods Park. Seeing hundred... More
June 10, 2021

Portugal Day Statement from MPP Marit Stiles

Como Membro do Parlamento Provincial para Davenport, é uma honra representar esta próspera comunidade e estou ansiosa para comemorar com vocês ao longo deste mês. More
June 9, 2021

Ontario’s school repair backlog up by $1 billion under Ford

QUEEN’S PARK – New information from the Ministry of Education reveals that the school repair backlog in Ontario now stands at $16.8 billion, a whopping $1-billion jump since Doug Ford took office. More
June 9, 2021

Stiles calls for proper funding for destreaming Grade 9 math

TORONTO — Following the government’s long-delayed announcement Wednesday about destreaming Grade 9 math, NDP Education critic Marit Stiles called on the government to fund the new program properly ... More