The Ontario government is currently undergoing a review of Employment Standards and Ontario Labour Relations Act through the Changing Workplaces Commission.
Teachers have been facing a lot of resistence in their contract negotiations in provinces across Canada. Right now, in Ontario, elementary teachers are being threatened with their pay being docked if they continue to work to rule . Working to rule is now being noticed by the school community because the extra work teachers take on makes the school a better place. As the negotiations heat up, there will be a lot of misinformation about teachers that will be bandied about.