Business Number: 857190532RR0001

About This Charity

Our Mission

People for Education is your strong voice for public education. We conduct vital research, answer parents’ questions, make policy recommendations and ensure there is broad coverage of education issues in the media. Together we make Ontario’s schools great!

About Our Charity

People for Education:

• operates a toll-free parent help line

• publishes tips and information for parents in 13 languages

• hosts an informative website and open discussion board

• conducts an annual survey of Ontario's schools

• publishes parent-friendly research reports on a variety of topics

• has a network of parents across Ontario

• offers workshops and webinars to parents, educators and students

• sits at a number of government policy tables

• participates in consultations on education

• makes policy recommendations

• encourages ongoing public dialogue about education & works with the media

• brings together parents, trustees, educators and community members at our annual conference to learn, make connections,and hear about the latest education research.

What People Are Saying

"...the only source of credible information on what's happening in our schools."

— Toronto Star

"Our public schools belong to all of us. They could and should be thriving hubs of every community — hubs of learning, of support for families and of neighbourhood activity."

— Annie Kidder, Executive Director

"I am always impressed at the total commitment [People for Education has] to education in Ontario, and I am glad that you are there doing what you are doing to ensure the public is aware of what is going on. Keep up the good work, we need P4E. Thanks from a total fan."

— Diana Stapleton