Marit Stiles MPP for Davenport

Government of Ontario

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September 9, 2021

Back to School

As kids in Davenport and across Ontario return to the classroom for the first day back to school this week, I'm calling on Doug Ford and his government to act now to deliver the safe September that... More
August 13, 2021

Marit Stiles renews call to Ford govt to restore Portuguese, Spanish-language mental health clinics

TORONTO — Davenport NDP MPP Marit Stiles has again written to Health Minister Christine Elliott urging her to stop the cut to culturally specific mental health care for the Portuguese and Spanish-s... More
August 11, 2021

New COVID guidelines for schools fall short

TORONTO — NDP Education critic Marit Stiles said Ontario's new COVID-19 guidelines for schools fall short, and won't keep students and education workers safe: More
August 4, 2021

Ford’s back-to-school scheme is rolling the dice with kids’ school year

BRANTFORD and TORONTO — NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Education critic Marit Stiles say Doug Ford’s refusal to make investments into student and staff safety in schools this September is rolling th... More
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