Re: PGDTA address to DPAC.
Here is a link to a BCTF microsite: http://afairdeal.ca/
It gives information to parents regarding funding. I think it would be a valuable read for parents.
This next article is an analysis re: Court Ruling.
com/news/british-columbia/ analysis-court-ruling-a-major- blow-to-clarks-strategy-with- teachers/article16536749/
The Times Colonist articles are good too.
opinion/geoff-johnson- government-must-commit-to- fair-negotiation-1.809931
Here is further information regarding the Supreme Court Case.
Court loss to BCTF could cost taxpayers plenty – The Province – Michael Smyth
news/Smyth+Court+loss+BCTF+ could+cost+taxpayers+plenty/ 9446482/story.html
Court ruling a ‘big win’ for teachers, students – Langley Times – Monique Tamminga
With Bill 28 is the government serving the people or are the people serving the government? – The Rossland
Telegraph – Andre Carrel
news/bill-28-government- serving-people-or-are-people- serving-government-28148#. Uu0F2fZX-kA
Families first? BC Government conned parents and kids during teacher dispute. – The Province – Les Leyne
business/Leyne+government+ conned+parents+kids+during+ teacher+dispute/9440258/story. html
Alberni educators weigh impact of class-size court ruling
Premier Christy Clark should not appeal BC Supreme Court, BCGTF ruling-Vikram Bajwa – Ticker Report – Shane Hupp
releases/121360/premier- christy-clark-should-not- appeal-bc-supreme-court-b-c-t- f-ruling-vikram-bajwa/
BC taking time to weigh court ruling on teachers’ rights – Globe and Mail – Justine Hunter
com/news/british-columbia/bc- mulls-ruling-on-teachers- rights/article16623570/
BC Teachers looking for Signs BC Government abiding by Court Ruling – Huffington Post – Dirk Meissner
How much has government spent fighting teachers’ union – CBC
british-columbia/how-much-has- b-c-spent-fighting-the- teachers-union-1.2518041
BC Teachers Federation calls on government to respect Supreme Court ruling – Langley Times
BC Teachers’ Court Win is Condemnation of Liberal Government – Huffington Post – Susan Lambert (NOTE: Susan Lambert was in the court room every day through the entire court case)
susan-lambert/bc-teachers- court-win-liberals-contract- negotiations_b_4692380.html
Uphold court decision, restore contracts now, Victoria teachers say – Times Colonist – Lindsay Kines
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