Workers at colleges and institutes, including instructors and support staff, met for a two-day meeting in Ottawa.
Education and Training
Bolstering funding to Community Colleges and Institutions is essential to full economic recovery and the building of a green economy.
'Basically, it’s a strategy to have the application (to unionize) dismissed without counting the vote.' - Connie Huziak
The Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) in the UK report that four in 10 teachers have faced verbal or physical aggression from a pupil's parents or guardian.
Clarification is important because the internet is now the biggest mode of communication that people have. A 2009 University of Toronto survey of more than 2000 students found 50 per cent had been bullied online.
Transferring operating funds to capital budget while projecting deficits and threatening cutbacks.
The union negotiating team recommending acceptance. Ratification votes will take place in the coming weeks.
Vote March 3-4 by more than 150 employees of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.
Members of the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees (NAPE/NUPGE) in 14 public sector bargaining units have voted to accept their tentative agreements.