Unions will fight legislation

Ontario’s public education unions, OSSTF, CUPE and ETFO will fight proposed legislation in the courts. In a joint press conference Thursday, August 23, 2012 in Toronto to Fred Hahn, [...]

Posturing for votes?

“Liberal rush to rule out free collective bargaining doesn’t add up “   -Tuesday, August 21, 2012 7:09 am  Defending Public Healthcare  blog The Ontario Liberal government [...]

TDSB board & committee MEETINGS

August 22 (Wednesday)Human Resources and Professional Learning Committee cancelled 4 p.m. August 22 (Wednesday)Operations and Facilities Management Committee cancelled 6 p.m. 7 p.m. August 29 [...]

‘attack’ on public sector

    Contract road map an ‘attack’ on public sector, Ontario teachers union head says The president of the province’s largest teachers’ union accused the Ontario government of an attack [...]

Ontario: far from debt crisis

In the early 1990s, CTV broadcaster Eric Malling told Canadians the sad tale of a baby hippo shot by authorities at a New Zealand zoo. Sad, but apparently necessary, Malling suggested in a [...]

update: pricey maintenance

 thestar.com July 26, 2012.  The Toronto District School Board is revising its $3.6 million estimate to provide data for  a Star investigation. How much the fee will drop is unclear, but a top [...]

school staffers want to talk

Ontario high school teachers are willing to return to the bargaining table if the province invites them, even as education unions denounce a controversial deal with Catholic teachers. The olive [...]