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Deena Ladd standing in class holding $15 & Fairness logo

Izida Zorde in conversation with Workers’ Action Centre Coordinator Deena Ladd.

teacher with young children in classroom

Amanda Anderson describes the realities of occasional teaching, including not being able to plan, never being away from her phone and confronting the catch 22 of whether or not to look for a second job.

illustration of children playing with shredded documents

Vivian McCaffrey looks at the results of austerity measures introduced in Ontario half a decade ago.

Zaiba Beg standing in classroom next to window and plants

Zaiba Beg offers frameworks for supporting English Language Learners in the classroom.

World globe sitting on desk in classroom

Given that education unions have memberships that are predominantly female, austerity in the education sector is clearly a women’s issue.

Refugee students reading a book in classroom

I like to think that many of my students’ experiences are reflective of other immigrant and refugee student experiences.

Students sitting at large desks in classroom

The point of talking about privilege is not to make people feel bad, or guilty; it is that recognizing privilege is the only hope we have of breaking down the system to make it fairer for everyone.

Cindy Blackstock

Voice in conversation with Cindy Blackstock, Executive Director, First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada.

Women picketing for Federation of Women Teachers Associations

Eighty-one percent of the members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) are women and, in many ways, the history of women teachers reflects the struggles of all Canadian women.

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