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The Ontario government says funding for public colleges and universities will increasingly be tied to performance outcomes.
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JOEL WALKER
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JOEL WALKER

This is a genius plan it will greatly help society gear education towards a pragmatic outcome.

Rob M
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Rob M

Good this is much needed reform, defund all the "social sciences" too immediately

vision oikos
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vision oikos

What is a black hole?
Well it’s not very complicated. If you do not clean the kitchen sink for a few days, you can see a black hole around it’s annulus. The food 🥘 they provided for sinister computer algorithms are the only way connection you had to live in.
Now that you cannot figure coalition cleverness the only ways to make new songs are not within your reach. Where is Sarah Huckleberry? When the masters lead they’ll get the job done.
GEORGE.

Rob Perry
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Rob Perry

The majority of current diploma holders haven't earned their degrees. Standards have slumped. Test them every five years to confirm their degree status. Just do it.

brian niziol
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brian niziol

Students are going to like this. Marks will go up for sure. Pretty soon you will earn a degree with honors for good manners. Students happy schools open and the politicians will praise themselves for turning around the system. Who ever came up with this is as dumb as a bag of hammers.

Brandon Schleifer
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Brandon Schleifer

Good. I think we should make it program specific. If your graduates are all baristas, you shouldn't get funding

Mike Stunner
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Mike Stunner

This means Mohawk College will receive Zero funding lol.

Leo RV
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Leo RV

Oh my gosh! Its incredible how many uneducated people are in the comments! 🤦🏻‍♂️

Assume Correct
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Assume Correct

Heh, at least your public universities get funding cries in United States

Leisure Larry
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Leisure Larry

Full house

Nick Alex
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Nick Alex

The government will only fund these institutions if they teach the narrative they want taught regardless if true. This has bad news bears written all over it.

John Rogers
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John Rogers

How can we get these blacks passing grades? Suit the curriculum to an 85 IQ.

Sam195
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Sam195

This is a scheme where more Ontario taxpayer money goes to fund the University of Waterloo and Queens so they can produce the next Elon Musk and future generation of engineers who will move, work and start companies in the US. They will produce economic growth and pay taxes in the US while Ontario foots the bill. Then the smaller universities and colleges like Nipissing will see their funding gutted. For the People !!!

Alexander Wesner
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Alexander Wesner

You mean Marxism . ? Ha ha ha

Berks & Oaks
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Berks & Oaks

It definitely doesn't seem like our government is putting our education first. All they see are short term dollar bills.
Even people that think they understand how to improve the future don't see far enough down the road.

Eric Yuan
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Eric Yuan

Defund the liberal arts departments. Even as a STEM graduate I was forced to take 2 useless liberal arts courses for my degree.

Unpopular Patriot
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Unpopular Patriot

Direct funds to useful programs like engineering, medical, mental health, child development…defund art programs, gender studies, basket weaving etc.

Neil Wadden
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Neil Wadden

just because you have a an aggressive, deep masculine voice, does not mean you are an intelligent news anchor. Do your research first

unpaid troll
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unpaid troll

so Wilfred Laurier should be refunding taxpayers?

mark haas
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mark haas

Good going Ontario Conservatives. Unfortunately, we now have the NDP in power here in BC so I expect the exact opposite to happen in my province.

Richard Larson
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Richard Larson

That’s some good word salad!

YA HOO!!!
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YA HOO!!!

hahahahahaha…..ok, everyone go back and start at the beginning and down a shot for each >>>>"metrics" 🍷🍺🍷🍺🍻 cheers!! 😂

Tom Kelly
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Tom Kelly

I see a potential issue here though. When the Liberals or NDP get voted in then they will require companies to hire people from gender studies and Social justice studies. Then those programs would get artificial funding because of the ideology of the day. I think it would be best to cut all funding entirely from the government, then the courses that people want to pay to take will become the programs that will be funded. Also companies that have a need for certain kinds of workers can either fund specific workers or specific programs. I am all for people… Read more »

Jules Dussault
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Jules Dussault

School in my opinion doesn’t teach scared anymore of what is necessary for them to have but they brainwash them into what is wrong that woman look like she didn’t sleep for a week

Osiran rebel Johnston
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Osiran rebel Johnston

This is the result of electing 300Lbs of💩in a 200Lbs bag .

WTF Again?
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WTF Again?

A lot of students don't belong in university. They go because their parents expect it but don't really have any intellectual curiosity. They treat it like high school +. It was annoying at times that they came to class, hadn't read the material, had nothing of interest to offer, and evidently didn't care at all about the subject. Dead wood even if they got decent grades.

WTF Again?
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WTF Again?

I would like for students to know have more accurate information about the job market for their skills. I served as Chair of a Public Advisory Committee for a college program and was dismayed that there were 2-3 jobs a year for 30 graduates. I think that if students understood what their chances were of working in their chosen field they would choose differently. The colleges also do a bad job of telling students the truth about their earning potential. Fix that and students will decide the 'value' of their education for themselves — good programs with career potential will… Read more »

WTF Again?
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WTF Again?

Ugh. Education driven by corporations.

DeepBlue
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DeepBlue

when the illiterate horde & trailer trash militia of Canada elects a leader — THIS is exactly what happens.

Dorktoys
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Dorktoys

As if a government run by an ignorant fatso like Ford has any business evaluating educational performance

Uncommon Sense
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Uncommon Sense

I know…don't spend any money at all on education…simply transfer it all directly to the corporations who's "successfully lobbied" for direct application of ideological indoctrination. Better yet, send the domestic population off to the countries where the refugees are coming from! How many psychiatric drugs is this dingbat taking!

sharon s
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sharon s

I proudly voted Ontario Conservatives!!!

Phu Nguyen
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Phu Nguyen

some teachers will have to make more effort to teach. other teachers will put more effort in changing student grades.

TameThing
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TameThing

Tried any more dirty tricks on ReB€l lately, (B(?

Singin Girand
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Singin Girand

Lmao I love the amount of troll bots here