A great article on Poverty and it’s affects on our students AND teachers. http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/british-columbia/poverty-hard-on-b-c-students-and-teachers-educator-says-1.4006939
Here is the monthly copy of the BCTF Seeds of Social Justice March newsletter. Enjoy.
The BCTF September Social Justice newsletter is now available. http://www.bctf.ca/SocialJustice.aspx?id=42738 Check it out as well as the many resources available on the BCTF Social Justice site.
Click HERE to find a copy of the latest “Seeds of Social Justice” BCTF Social Justice Newsletter.
Check out the BCTF Seeds of Social Justice Newsletter. It’s a great resource for information on LGBTQ and upcoming social justice events.
Yesterday senior economist Iglika Ivanova and I were at the BC budget lockup — where journalists, community organizations, the official opposition and others examined the budget before it was released to the public. After the lockup, Iglika did a whirlwind round Read More …
The BCTF’s province-wide social justice network includes six social justice action groups. Each action group is composed of four members from the provincial Committee for Action on Social Justice (CASJ), and they are all classroom teachers. The purpose of the action groups is Read More …
Looking for ways to integrate LGBTQ into your classroom? The BCTF supplies some great lesson plans for this! http://www.bctf.ca/SocialJustice.aspx?id=21521&libID=21511
Gender Creative Kids: http://gendercreativekids.ca PFLAG Canada ( parents families and friends of lesbians and gays ): http://www.pflagcanada.ca/en/index.html Pride Education Network: http://pridenet.ca Egale Canada: http://egale.ca Smart Sex Resource: http://smartsexresource.com We could add something like: LGBTQ Workshops The BCTF offers a Read More …
Check out http://still1in5.ca for information about the 2015 BC Child Poverty Report.