Teachers


BREAKING: New York City public schools delay opening due to backlash from teachers' union

New York City was set to open public schools on Sept. 10, but in a phone call received by the parents of 1.1 million students today, that date has been delayed to Sept. 21 due to concerns from teachers.

Libby Emmons

BREAKING: Ford announces return to schools in September, invests $309 million in new school nurses, staff

Ford announced that this coming September, all publicly funded elementary schools would be reopening, following "a plan developed by the best health care experts."

Sam Edwards

Conservatives rally behind teacher fired for supporting Trump, launch fundraiser

Conservative activist Kyle Kashuv has launched a fundraiser for Justin Kucera, a Michigan high school teacher who was fired for pointing out that Donald Trump is the president.

Libby Emmons

California teachers' union won't go back to school unless political conditions are met

It’s one thing for teachers to balk about reopening because they are wary they may get infected with COVID-19, it’s another to hold the county, parents, and teachers hostage to political interests.

Nicole Russell

Ford government announces $200 million to help schools reopen

There is $200 million being put towards special education programs and mental health, says Education Minister Stephen Lecce.

Sam Edwards

Home school is a drag and we all hate it

For the parents of the 1.1 million school children in New York City, home school has officially begun this week. But is it feasible?

Libby Emmons

Ontario teachers need to realize how great they have it

Teachers in Ontario have it made. They get an incredible amount of holidays, high salary, generous benefits and a gold-plated pension. Stop complaining.

Jonathan Bradley

Majority of public against Ontario teachers pay hike according to poll

Most Ontarians are not for the government raising teachers salaries by 2 per cent according to a poll formulated by The Star.

Sam Edwards