Bc Teachers Deal

B.C. Teachers Should Vote No To Tentative Deal

Tara Ehrcke | Posted 11.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Tara Ehrcke

Despite what I know was a Herculean effort on the part of our bargaining team, I very much hope that B.C. teachers will vote no to the tentative agreement. After five weeks of strike, and 12 years of legal battles, this is not the deal that will restore sanity to public education and it is not a fair deal for teachers and students.

Veteran Mediator Elevated To Hero Status In B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Veteran mediator Vince Ready is being hailed as a hero for mediating the contentious B.C. teachers' dispute to a tentative deal after five marathon da...


CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's long-warring government and teachers' union have made unprecedented educational labour peace with a six-year collective...

Gov't Ditches 10-Year Teachers' Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The B.C. government has ditched its demand for a 10-year teachers' contract and is now offering a six-year-deal and a signing bonus if ther...

Teachers Strike Vote Begins

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Teachers across British Columbia have begun taking a strike vote in hopes the move will pressure the government to offer what their union ...

B.C. Teachers Strike Coming?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C.'s education minister is proposing to give teachers back the right to strike with legislative amendments planned for the next time the...

Fassbender Makes His Appeal To Teachers

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's new education minister says he's optimistic he can overcome a decades-long, toxic relationship with the province's teac...

Will B.C. Teachers Take A 10-Year Deal?

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government's proposed path to a 10-year contract with teachers is a pre-election political document that aims to strip educators ...

Tentative Deal In BC Teachers’ Dispute

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Teachers’ Federation and the provincial government have reached a tentative agreement covering about 39,000 teachers.In a state...