Author Archives: Cassidy Foxcroft

About Cassidy Foxcroft

TALint (Toronto Academic Libraries Intern) at the OISE Library | Master of Information (LIS & ARM), 2018 | University of Toronto

Public School Art Education in Ontario

During March, the Ontario Historical Education Collection is featuring a historical look at art education in Ontario. From their earliest years, art education featured prominently in Ontario schools. In the early 1900s, art was a compulsory subject in public schools … Continue reading

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Indigenous Languages

This month, we are putting the spotlight on Indigenous languages! Did you know that March 31 is National Indigenous Languages Day? Stop by the ground floor display case to check out some of our books both about and written in … Continue reading

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Physical Education in Ontario Schools

With the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics, this month’s historical display takes a look at some of the ways that sports and physical education in Ontario schools has changed! In the early 20th century, physical education was taught as … Continue reading

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OISE Lobby Display: Black History Month

February is Black History Month and a selection of OISE Library resources are on display in the lobby of the OISE building. This display features useful resources for classroom lessons about Black history, with an emphasis on Black Canadian history. … Continue reading

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OISE Eco-Fair: Environmental and Sustainability Education

The 2018 OISE Annual Eco-Fair is coming up this Saturday, January 27th! The OISE Library contains a wealth of resources about sustainability and environmental education. A selection of these resources will be on display at the Eco-Fair – here is … Continue reading

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