Provincial Roundup

A cross-country scan of the state of public primary and secondary education in Canada for November 2018. View the story Menu British Columbia Alberta Saskatchewan Manitoba Ontario Nova Scotia Our Schools | Our Selves November 2018 Edited by Erika Shaker As part of its new digital format, Our Schools /…
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Only Temporary?

New research from the CCPA investigates job shifts in Canada’s publicly funded universities. View the story Menu Introduction Precarity by gender Juggling jobs Tracking the temp Unpaid overtime Conclusion Only Temporary? Navigating job shifts in Canada’s universities By Erika Shaker and Rosa Zetler Labour Force Survey data suggests there has…
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Lesson here

What we can learn from the West Virginia teachers’ strike. View the story Menu Introduction: Dale Kim W. Casey Summer kim k. Donna Lesson here What we can learn from the West Virginia teachers' strike Our Schools Our Selves/ September 2018 Photo: Rich McGervey/ Flickr Photo: Rich McGervey/ Flickr The…
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‘We shouldn’t “get used to” harassment’

Talking with kids about sex, consent, and healthy relationships. View the story ‘We shouldn’t “get used to” harassment’ Talking with kids about sex, consent, and healthy relationships By Erika Shaker When I think back to how I was taught sex ed, I remember my grade 7 phys ed teacher perched…
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