On Wednesday, February 29, celebrate “the Day of Pink”. Teachers and students are asked to wear pink to take a visible stand against homophobia, transphobia and bullying. For further information, resources and lesson ideas, check out the following web sites: BCTF...

End Child Poverty Now!

BC has the highest child poverty rate in Canada for eight years in a row. BC is one of the few provinces without a poverty reduction plan. Teachers see the reality of poverty in their classrooms every day. Let’s create a vibrant anti-poverty community among...

International Solidarity Workshop

For teachers interested in International Solidarity work: Saturday, 2012 February 11, 9:30am—3:00pm BCTF Building, 550 West Sixth Avenue, Vancouver You are invited to a workshop to learn about BCTF international solidarity work from colleagues who have participated in...

Honduran Teachers’ Struggle

CoDev invites you to hear from Honduran teachers’ union representatives Dilcia Dias and Carolina Pineda, coordinators of the CoDev supported Non-Sexist Pedagogy program. Date:  Sunday, 2012 February 5 Where: Rhizome Cafe, 317 E. Broadway Time:  Doors open at 5:30pm...