Child care

Prioritizing Wages and Working Conditions

Emis Akbari and Kerry Mccuaig
Emis Akbari and Kerry McCuaig caution that the Ontario government risks the goals of the entire child care agreement if it ignores the needs of early childhood educators.

Local Workshop Dispels Myths

Claire Nixon

Can you imagine? An upset student discloses that, after years of sexual abuse, her father has impregnated her? A student is withdrawn and anxious and his grades drop. Discussions reveal his mother is regularly beaten. Would you know how to help these students?

Child Care: You Make the Difference (From The General Secretary)

Gene Lewis

The federal government’s decision to cancel the child care agreements signed with Ontario and other Canadian provinces is a shameful act. It is a blow to all of us working for the establishment of a national system of early childhood education for our children.