"This cancellation works nicely for our Board in which, during the past ??? years, "Scribes" had been assigned to READ the READING test TO many children. This kind of tomfoolery raises questions about what the results actually mean. Worse…"
"It wasn't back to work legislation it was the labour relations board who ruled TODAY that the strikes were in fact illegal
I spent 5 years at schools doing volunteering and I am not speaking of media sensationalism...Yes some were amazing some…"
"That's good - the part about your son leaving is a typical tactic of trying to reverse some of the blame - don't fall for it! Probably best to ignore it and continue with your concerns. Hope it all works out - it should now as they know…"
"Could you please give me examples where the unions direct or control policy? This is simply not true."Policy" comes from the ministry and school boards. I am not sure what your vocation is, but I will not try to judge how you spend…"
"I work through all of my breaks and for 1-2 hours after class every day, I am running like roadrunner all day long. Please don't paint me and all teachers with an observation you have made or a few.
"The secondary school decision by the labour relations should include a increase in the school year to make up for the time lost due to an illegal strike and the union should be fined. Kids lost up to 6 weeks of school."
"Strike votes are anonymous - the numbers speak for themselves, there are very few teachers who disagree with the union in this work action.
What decisions has the union been given control over? I'm curious. My understanding is that…"