‘Taco Bell High’ or ‘Wal-mart Public School’ coming to Canada?

See if you can muscle your way past your gag reflex on this one. Instead of graduating students with honours, we can just “supersize” them. I think I hear a silent scream from Heather Ross somewhere in the distance.

OTTAWA (AFP) – Canadian students could soon be graduating from “Taco Bell High” or “Wal-Mart Public School” if trustees here go ahead with a scheme to sell school naming rights to corporations to raise extra funds.

The proposal has pitted members of the cash-strapped Ottawa-Carleton District School Board with public education advocacy groups who fear it would jeopardize universal education

http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/afp/070623/oddities/canada_education_offbeat

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