Port Stanley Foodland
Remax Sales Richard and Helen Haddow
Molly Maid
Port Stanley News
Elgin Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Russell House Apparel - natural fibres clothing at affordable prices
  • More Regional -
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • - 258 available.

Port Stanley News RSS Feed  Regional Queen's Park Rally for Education this Saturday at noon


Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
Queen's Park Rally for Education this Saturday at noon

Toronto, ON, April 05, 2019 - Thousands of parents, educators, community groups, students and unions from across the province will converge on Queen's Park at 12 noon tomorrow April 6 for a rally for public education in Ontario.

In advance of the provincial budget, the rally will call on the government to make investments, not cuts, to publicly funded education. Over 170 buses are bringing educators to the rally from the GTA and locations as far away as Ottawa, Kingston, Cornwall, London, Sarnia, Windsor, North Bay and Sudbury.

Speakers will include representatives of student groups, parents, educators and unions.

This rally has been organized by five unions representing workers in every school board across Ontario as part of a common front to urge the government to rethink its proposed education cuts and changes. A joint statement, which can be viewed at https://bit.ly/2CSdHeK has been issued by the five unions including the Association des enseignantes et des enseignants franco-ontariens (AEFO), the Canadian Union of Public Employees – Ontario (CUPE), the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO), the Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA), and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF).

WHAT: Rally for Education
WHEN: Saturday April 6, 2019 12:00 noon
WHERE: Queen's Park front lawn, Toronto

Last Updated: Friday, 05 April 2019 13:37:26 PM EST

Follow Us

Monday, September 16, 2019 | | Welcome Guest !

Copyright © 2004 - 2019 Port Stanley News.com All Rights Reserved ISSN 1718-8695