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My open letter has also been forwarded to ALL BC MLAs with this note:

 I am forwarding this open letter to EVERY MLA to encourage you to step up and do what is right for public education. Speak to the Premier, speak to the education minister and convince them that they are harming the people YOU represent. They are harming the province! Defend public education! You can’t all agree … Continue reading »

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An open letter to the “Honourable” Christy Clark and “Honourable” Peter Fassbender.

  An open letter to the “Honourable” Christy Clark and “Honourable” Peter Fassbender.   Okay Madame Premier, Minister of Education, the BCTF has bent over backwards offering solutions to break this impasse and you’ve rejected them all.   It is time for YOU to come up with some suggestions. Repeating the call for negotiation while … Continue reading »

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Hooper Humperdink is a Pretty Cool Guy

With many thanks to our friend Kim, we happen to own a fantastic Dr. Seuss collection. We read a story every night with the kids as part of the bedtime preparedness plan, so we’ve made good progress reading through them all. I’m amazed at the older stuff he wrote – much of it under the … Continue reading »

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That’s it. The teachers are done.

So, in light of this: http://www.bcpsea.bc.ca/documents/Media/00-MoE%20Statement-July%202%202014.pdf I think we can safely say the teachers will not recieve a settlement. The government’s document can be summarized like this: “Unless the teachers abandon the notion of discussing class size, composition, reasonable prep time or ANYTHING other than salary, we’re not going to be able to negotiate.” What’s left? Oh … Continue reading »

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Why the Government needs to go back to school.

The government, er sorry BCPSEA recently published the following ad in the 24 Hours newspaper:                        

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