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Education and Training

July 8, 2019

NBU/NUPGE encourages instructors to reach out to discuss joining the NBU/NUPGE so they will have someone standing up for them and defending their rights in the workplace.

July 8, 2019

Unless the Minister completely rejects the idea that the Social Finance Fund will be used to "bring private funding, incentives and discipline into social services," past experience shows we need to assume that it will be used to subsidize the privatization of social services.

June 12, 2019

Kennedy said he's concerned that the government will use the legislated wage cuts as an excuse to further cut college funding.

May 10, 2019

It is not a coincidence that supporters of ISAs include people with a history of supporting cuts to public services to pay for tax cuts for large corporations and the wealthy. 

May 8, 2019

Thomas notes there is a lot of stress in higher education and many students with mental health concerns depend on the counselling.

April 17, 2019

"The devil is in the details." — Jerry Earle, NAPE President

April 11, 2019

These alternatives would bring down the deficit and leave most Ontarians better off than the cuts the Ford government is proposing.

April 2, 2019

“I commend all those who raised their voice to force the Minister of Education to reinstate funding to the school."  — Bob Bymoen, SGEU President

April 1, 2019

 “It’s absolutely shameful, and OPSEU/NUPGE is going to make sure it doesn’t happen to contract faculty at George Brown, or any other college.” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

March 20, 2019

Show your support for accessible education for all students by emailing your MPP!