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The Times of Northwest Indiana
State must abandon archaic status quoand I served on the Governor’s Task Force for Early Childhood/Latchkey Educatio
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted an hour ago
and I served on the Governor’s Task Force for Early Childhood/Latchkey Education as representatives of the Hammond Teachers Federation and School City of Hammond. After two years of meetings in Indianapolis, our efforts were blocked by... Read more
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BC Local News
Independent schools get classes underwaythe province has been grappling with staffing issues resulting from a Supreme C
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
the province has been grappling with staffing issues resulting from a Supreme Court decision that ruled in favour of the BC Teachers' Federation restoring class size and composition to 2003 levels, Cranbrook and SD5 have been relatively... Read more
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Scotsman
Why does Canada want to remove symbols of its Scottish settler past?the founding of the Dominion of Canada and who has an airport, roads and many s
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
the founding of the Dominion of Canada and who has an airport, roads and many schools in his name. Earlier, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario called for that name to be stripped from all Ontario public schools, claiming he was the... Read more
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The Tyee
Province Legally Obliged to Cough Up More Cash for Independent Schoolsbudget, which serves 13 per cent of the Kindergarten to Grade 12 population in
The Tyee / Posted 5 days ago
budget, which serves 13 per cent of the Kindergarten to Grade 12 population in the province. The Tyee reached out to the Federation of Independent School Associations of BC for comment, but did not hear back before publication. BC Teachers’... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 literacy and numeracy testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 literacy and numeracy testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 literacy and numeracy testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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The Age
Teachers 'infuriated' by proposed year 1 literacy and numeracy testsstage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling the
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
stage if children aren't picking up reading or counting skills ... enabling them to intervene rapidly". However, NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron said teachers were "infuriated by this nonsense that we have to... Read more
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BC Local News
More students, teachers and space at Central Okanagan schoolsto hire comply with contract language negotiated 16 years ago, the subject of a
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
to hire comply with contract language negotiated 16 years ago, the subject of a long-running legal battle between the B.C. Teachers Federation and the provincial government. The hiring of the teachers also prompted the need for more space at many... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
More students, teachers and space at Central Okanagan schoolsto hire comply with contract language negotiated 16 years ago, the subject of a
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 9 days ago
to hire comply with contract language negotiated 16 years ago, the subject of a long-running legal battle between the B.C. Teachers Federation and the provincial government. The hiring of the teachers also prompted the need for more space at many... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
More students, teachers and space at Central Okanagan schoolsto hire comply with contract language negotiated 16 years ago, the subject of a
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 9 days ago
to hire comply with contract language negotiated 16 years ago, the subject of a long-running legal battle between the B.C. Teachers Federation and the provincial government. The hiring of the teachers also prompted the need for more space at many... Read more
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BC Local News
B.C. budget funds 3,500 teachers, homes for homeless; hikes taxes on richB.C. budget hikes taxes for rich, funds teachers VICTORIA — British Columbia's
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
B.C. budget hikes taxes for rich, funds teachers VICTORIA — British Columbia's minority New Democrat government says it is starting to build the province all residents want, tabling a budget update that promises to hire 3,500 teachers and build... Read more
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CTV News
Bid launched to rename N.S. river honouring contentious historical figureover the proposed removal of a Confederate army general's statue left one perso
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
over the proposed removal of a Confederate army general's statue left one person dead and dozens injured. In Ontario, teachers are pushing to have the name of Canada's first prime minister wiped from a handful of schools across the province.... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Maple Ridge News / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Peace Arch News
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Peace Arch News / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Aldergrove Star / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Mission City Record
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Mission City Record / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Hope Standard
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerancebackground, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with t
Hope Standard / Posted 12 days ago
background, SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
TAFE boss to email 10,000 students about Dapto facilityI have instructed the Regional General Manager to make those onsite amenities a
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
I have instructed the Regional General Manager to make those onsite amenities available to students too.” The Mercury understands Labor’s spokeswoman for skills Prue Car will be in Wollongong on Monday to meet with NSW Teachers Federatio... Read more
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BC Local News
200 new staff in School District 42200 new staff. Due to changes in class size legislation, combined with increas
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
200 new staff. Due to changes in class size legislation, combined with increasing enrolment, there are 150 new teachers in the district. The other 50 are support staff. There have also been many district administrators given new... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
200 new staff in School District 42200 new staff. Due to changes in class size legislation, combined with increas
Maple Ridge News / Posted 15 days ago
200 new staff. Due to changes in class size legislation, combined with increasing enrolment, there are 150 new teachers in the district. The other 50 are support staff. There have also been many district administrators given new... Read more
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BC Local News
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Maple Ridge News / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Abbotsford News / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Peace Arch News / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Aldergrove Star / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Mission City Record
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Mission City Record / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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Hope Standard
Conservative Langley activist opposes LGBTQ education projectIdentity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with th
Hope Standard / Posted 16 days ago
Identity. SOGI 123 was created as a resource for use by B.C. teachers, with the provincial Ministry of Education, the BC Teachers Federation, nine school districts, and Out In Schools, among other groups. The project includes best practices and... Read more
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BC Local News
Restored jobs, more teachers hired in SD20 as school year beginsthat's going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
that's going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the kids and their families." After the BC Teachers Federation settled a long and drawn out court case with the province in 2016, partly over classroom size and... Read more
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Rossland News
Restored jobs, more teachers hired in SD20 as school year beginsthat’s going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the
Rossland News / Posted 16 days ago
that’s going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the kids and their families.” After the BC Teachers Federation settled a long and drawn out court case with the province in 2016, partly over classroom size and... Read more
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BC Local News
Restored jobs, more teachers hired as SD20 nears school yearthat's going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the
BC Local News / Posted 21 days ago
that's going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the kids and their families." After the BC Teachers Federation settled a long and drawn out court case with the province in 2016, partly over classroom size and... Read more
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Castlegar News
Restored jobs, more teachers hired as SD20 nears school yearthat’s going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the
Castlegar News / Posted 21 days ago
that’s going to add value to both the teaching and support staff as well as the kids and their families.” After the BC Teachers Federation settled a long and drawn out court case with the province in 2016, partly over classroom size and... Read more
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BC Local News
Smaller classes, 60 new teachers: the new order for the Cowichan Valley school districtSixty new teachers, smaller classes, new faces: a bit of back to the future wil
BC Local News / Posted 22 days ago
Sixty new teachers, smaller classes, new faces: a bit of back to the future will greet returning students and their parents in Cowichan Valley schools this fall. According to Rod Allen, superintendent of schools for School District #79, it's been a... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Smaller classes, 60 new teachers: the new order for the Cowichan Valley school districtSixty new teachers, smaller classes, new faces: a bit of back to the future wil
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Sixty new teachers, smaller classes, new faces: a bit of back to the future will greet returning students and their parents in Cowichan Valley schools this fall. According to Rod Allen, superintendent of schools for School District #79, it’s been a... Read more
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BC Local News
Campbell River School District manages to fill all their teaching and support roles in time for classes to beginCampbell River School District (SD72) Superintendent Tom Longridge says the dis
BC Local News / Posted 23 days ago
Campbell River School District (SD72) Superintendent Tom Longridge says the district has enough teachers to fill all the new positions required by the province. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was drafted after the Supreme Court of Canada ruled... Read more
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