By Sabrina Marandola, CBC News
Suanne Stein Day, chair of the Lester B. Pearson School Board, is taking a personal leave of absence from her duties.
“[It’s] for personal reasons, which I’d rather not discuss at this time. I’d like to keep my private life private,” Stein Day told CBC in a telephone interview.
Stein Day will be gone for […]
By Sabrina Marandola, CBC News
Kathryn Greenaway, Montreal Gazette
Lester B. Pearson School Board senior administrators have sent a letter to the board’s council of commissioners calling the way the council handled ethics breaches by its chair Suanne Stein Day “appalling.”
Stein Day publicly acknowledged her multiple breaches of the board’s ethics code during a council meeting Nov. 28, 2016. At the same meeting, […]
“Our membership has declared that we have a complete lack of confidence in the present Council of Commissioners, both elected and parent, due to your actions over the past year. The lack of trust, transparency and respect has had a significant impact on our membership”
This is the key statement within a letter sent to the […]
La CBC fait état d’une possible poursuite judiciaire dans le dossier de la gestion des programmes internationaux à la Commission scolaire Lester B. Pearson. En effet, la présdiente de la CSLBP a annoncé plus tôt cette semaine que le conseil des commissaires avait mis fin au contrat d’Edu Edge, un partenaire de longue date, chargé entre-autres de […]
An international student recruitment company says it’s considering legal action against the Lester B. Pearson School Board.
Board Chair Suanne Stein Day announced this week that the board had cut ties with recruiter Naveen Kolan and his company Edu Edge.
The board said it was part of restructuring that followed the discovery of alleged “irregularities” in its […]
Listen to the the Chairs of the EMSB and LBPSB, Angela Mancini and Suanne Stein-Day, respectively and you might get the impression that UPAC is coming over for a cup of coffee to chat about a few minor items.
While Stein-Day tries to convince the public that it was the LBPSB who first called in UPAC, […]
Avant toute la saga entourant les manquements au code d’éthique à la Commission scolaire Lester B. Pearson, les citoyens en savaient très peu sur la gestion des programmes internationaux.
Oui, les responsables se targuaient de faire d’énormes profits grâce à ces programmes, sans toutefois produire de rapports détaillés. Oui, les responsables voyageaient et négociaient de belles […]
AARON DERFEL, MONTREAL GAZETTE
The Lester B. Pearson School Board has severed its ties with a private recruiter involved in its controversial international student program, board chairman Suanne Stein Day announced at a public meeting Monday night.
“We had already issued a public statement to the media that we had uncovered irregularities in our international department and […]
By Robert Frank The Suburban
After teenage Chinese students studying at Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) began to post their grievances in Chinese on montrealchina.com, LBPSB attorneys demanded that the web site remove all their comments.
A letter to Qiang Zhang, April 15, 2015, called the Chinese students’ statements “defamatory” and claimed that they were “false, injure […]
The Lester B. Pearson School Board has a shameless Chairman who is supported by a group of spineless commissioners. They have an obsession for secrecy, underpinned by questionable financial dealings. Recently, the board announced that one of its commissioners, on three separate occasions, had been found guilty, ‘in law and in fact’ of breaching their […]