A divide among York Catholic school stakeholders made its way down to the student body when a June 8 walkout to protest the board not flying the Pride flag turned violent at a Markham, Ont., school.
One Nova Scotia Teachers Union survey found that 92 per cent of respondents had witnessed violence at school Teachers across Canada are reporting a rise in student violence | National Post
Mass mobilization planned for June 3, with provincewide strike possible ‘Enough is Enough’: Ontario unions laying groundwork for ‘major escalation’ (waterloochronicle.ca)
As Tyrone Dowling settles into his new role as director of education with the Waterloo Catholic District School Board, he’s keeping equity front and centre. Education director puts equity at forefront (catholicregister.org)
Board blames third-party company for administrative mistake that caused some students to miss out on draw for high-demand programs. TDSB error omits racialized kids from alternative school lottery | The Star
Ontario’s minister of education is urging three of the province’s four major teachers’ unions to sign an agreement that will avert future strikes and see outstanding issues at the bargaining table sent to binding arbitration….