Ontario Teachers Strike


Ontario Teachers Stage Work-To-Rule

TORONTO - Ontario's public elementary school teachers returned to the bargaining table Monday on the first day of a work-to-rule strike — only to walk away again.During their job action schools will r...

Ontario Teachers Brace For Strike

TORONTO - A looming provincewide teachers' strike and vocal opposition to a new sex-ed curriculum have thrown Ontario's education system into turmoil.Elementary school teachers are taking strike actio...

Ontario Is Cheating Our Children

Our children are not being put first; they are being cheated. If we care about the public good, teachers must be respected and compensated fairly to attract the best and brightest. With the decimation of school board budgets, parents who can afford to do so may pull their kids out of the public system.

Ont. Liberals To Strike It

TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals are axing a controversial law that has outraged public school teachers, just a few days before the party is set to choose a new premier.The change, which will ta...

Ontario Teachers To Walk Off The Job?

TORONTO - Ontario's beleaguered premier is promising to stop an "illegal strike" by thousands of public elementary teachers who plan to walk out Friday to protest their controversial new contracts.The...

Bring Back Extracurriculars: McGuinty

TORONTO - Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty has personally asked two unions to restore extracurricular activities in public schools, after using a controversial law to force two-year contracts on 126,00...


TORONTO - The deadline for Ontario teachers to reach agreements with their local school boards passed at one minute before midnight.Education Minister Laurel Broten now has the power under Bill 115 to...