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Education and Training

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!

March 18, 2019

“Once again, the government is making sweeping changes without any regard for the people who use these services, or the people who deliver them.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

March 14, 2019

When money gives the wealthiest 1% that kind of power, the rest of us are second-class citizens. Stopping the wealthy from buying their way to the front of the line means reducing income inequality.  And a crucial step to reducing income inequality is ensuring large corporations and the wealthy pay their share of taxes.