The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Latest Episode (audio):
Gonzalo Riva: Empathy in Education

Released: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:00:00 EST

Most of us think of toys as child's play, something to keep the kids occupied or a reward for good behaviour. But toys, and play, have benefits that extend beyond the playground, from teaching the value of teamwork to unlocking empathy. Gonzalo Riva, Chief Operating Officer and Lead Strategist for Twenty One Toys, sits down with Piya Chattopadhyay to discuss the benefits of using toys in the boardroom and the classroom, and why empathy is an important skill to develop in school.

Big Ideas

Latest Episode (audio):
Robert Adams on the novel Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry.

Released: Fri, 06 Sep 2013 23:30:00 EST

Robert Adams, author of A Love of Reading, discusses the novel Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry.

Queen's Park Question Period

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Queen's Park This Week: July 21-24, 2014

Released: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:39:00 EST

This Week: Aviation Fuel Tax, Fiscal Review Public Sector Compensation, Property Tax Youth Unemployment

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Latest Episode (audio):
How can parents teach their kids to be caring and generous?

Released: Tue, 03 Sep 2013 05:00:00 EST

Parenting expert Barbara Coloroso on the importance of modeling behaviours that will show children how to be caring, generous and helpful.