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OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
Thanks to Ricardo Tranjan at the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives’ Ontario we finally found out how the covid-related school funding was spent this year.

While $1.6 billion of largely federal funding seems like a lot, it is relatively small compared to "Canada’s largest school system—with 4,444 schools, 233,000 workers, more than two million students".

This is what the funding paid for per school.

Read the full report here: https://monitormag.ca/articles/ontario-pandemic-school-funding-a-board-by-board-school-by-school-analysis?fbclid=IwAR1P3RzbNgLiZDjkHUrGUhI-KzjcOHscD9CAzB5vkdJBWP3jgQU8mABIehk
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
Today is the Int'l Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. The 2021 theme is “Youth standing up against racism”

#OSSTF #FEESO is committed to #FightRacism in our union, our classrooms, + worksites. Learn more so we can do more to #FightRacism.
https://www.un.org/en/observances/end-racism-day
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
"With students set to return to in-person learning, school boards, teachers and education workers, students and parents are all in the dark about what this government is going to do to ensure that the re-opening of schools does not lead to an increase in cases of COVID-19 in our communities,” said Ryan Harper, president of Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) Peel Teacher Bargaining Unit. https://www.mississauga.com/news-story/10445319-peel-public-health-provides-covid-19-guidance-for-schools-resuming-class-next-week/
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
Our kids, their teachers and staff: are all at the mercy of politicians who keep getting 'careful planning' and 'wishful thinking' mixed up.
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
OSSTF District 19 - Peel - Teacher Bargaining Unit
Parents feel stuck as learning options for upcoming school year put them between ‘rock and a hard place’