Not only are the two sides in the B.C. teachers' strike too far apart to even begin mediation, on Sunday - in what is arguably
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Today I'm writing to you about what you've said in response to the breakdown in talks to end the teachers' strike. You said that you want a negotiated deal that taxpayers can afford. This has left me with a lot of questions.
Education Minister Peter Fassbender said parents who start registering at the government's website (http://bcparentinfo.ca
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B.C. Education Minister Peter Fassbender has asked the teachers to stop striking now, please. I hate to disappoint you, Mr. Fassbender, but it doesn't matter how nicely you ask. What matters is that you fund public education. Properly.
Teachers do not hold the purse strings to public funds in this province. Teachers cannot pass legislation. Teachers cannot ignore Supreme Court rulings without risking jail. The government can and has done all these things. It is the government who can end this dispute.
RICHMOND, B.C. - A veteran labour mediator waded into a bitter dispute between the British Columbia government and its teachers