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teachers reading to class

Sangeeta McAuley emphasizes the importance of creating community and ensuring representation by introducing Culturally Relevant and Responsive Pedagogy (CRRP) early and continuing to ensure it is part of the curriculum we teach.

students in gymnasium mimicking teacher who has her hands in the air

Creating a school wide program that integrates equity, character values and social justice.

infographic of unemployment and poverty statistics

Natasha Henry reviews the recently released Sankofa Collection, a trailblazing anthology of Black history with a focus on the Canadian context.

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.

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