teacher strike

Jim Iker BCTF and Education Minister Peter Fassbender - teacher strike - Mychayl

Dueling press conferences: teachers and Clark government no closer to ending strike

Teachers' union and province continue to war on how to end the impasse that is keeping 500,000 B.C. students out of school
Helena Kantowicz student protest of BC teacher strike - Mychaylo Prystupa

Students and parents "have had it" with B.C.'s classroom shutdown

"Really, we are also the victims. It hurts us just as much" says 12-year-old student protester Helena Kantowicz
Jim Iker BCTF - teacher strike - Mychaylo Prystupa

Teachers to vote on binding arbitration, while BC Liberals ponder

“Today, we’re giving government another chance" - B.C. Teachers' Federation
Special Ed teachers Patricia O'Sullivan Tammy Prince - Mychaylo Prystupa

Class composition: it's worse than you think, writes teacher

"I’ve watched my students stress over lessons that they don’t understand because they don’t speak English. It’s not fair," writes teacher Ashley D. MacKenzie.
Education Minister Peter Fassbender - Teacher Strike

Education Minister ice cold to teachers' offer of binding arbitration to end strike

"I struggle with binding arbitration - period" - Minister Peter Fassbender
Premier Christy Clark - Mychaylo Prystupa

Christy Clark's battle with teachers is personal, argues educator

Premier Clark’s fight with BC teachers is a personal battle. Clark has waged an ideological battle with teachers that threatens to bring down one of the top public education systems in the world...
BC Premier Christy Clark teacher strike Vancouver Fassbender Mychaylo Prystupa

Truth battle: Christy Clark and Teachers war over what's actually on bargaining table

"Unlimited massages," signing bonuses, and an extra day off are all teacher demands too exepensive for the public purse, says Premier Clark
Jim Iker BCTF - teacher strike - media scrum Burnaby - Mychaylo Prystupa

Teacher strike blame game: union and province square off on path to a deal

What's the stumbling block to a deal to re-open schools? BCTF and Education Minister differ widely.
Andrea Henriquez Spanish and Yoga teacher at "Skills 4 Kids" - Mychaylo Prystupa

‘Strike care’ takes off, with parent options for out-of-school kids

Got kids out of school? Horse camp, Japanese class, and church care all on offer in response to teacher strike.
Elsie Roy teachers on strike - Mychaylo Prystupa

Class dismissed: 500,000 students denied 1st day of school by teacher strike

NDP calls for Education Minister’s resignation; no end in site for negotiations