The script at the Toronto school board this week runs like a remake of Bad Teacher, the 2011 film. It stars (now former) board director Chris Spence, caught plagiarizing in several articles.
Universities and colleges are not, and cannot be run like businesses. Unfortunately, a more standard system that is "market-driven" cannot fulfill the role of higher education.
Former CLASSE spokesperson Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois shared the experience of the Quebec Student Movement at Ryerson.
It's true universities have expanded democratically in the past 50 years and become "mass" institutions -- usually said with a sneer in the current debate. But what's wrong with that?
Nov 22, 2012
1280 Main Street WestHamilton , ON
Canada43° 15' 30.1068" N, 79° 55' 11.7012" W
A community of students who are attending or planning to attend post-secondary or adult education institutions and have personal past/present experiences with psychiatric/mental health systems.
Nov 6, 2012 to Nov 10, 2012
Toronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W
Linked Oppressions was born out of the realization that racism, transphobia and homophobia are deeply affected by one another.
The Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada (CEP) presents the Neil Reimer award for social justice to representatives of the Québec student movement.
Nov 6, 2012
2194 Health Sciences Mall - UBCVancouver , BC
Canada49° 15' 58.0176" N, 123° 14' 44.592" W
British Columbia CA
Ramzy Baroud: Palestinian Unity, Arab Revolutions and the ‘Solidarity’ Road Ahead: Now What for Palestine?
Tune in live tonight at 7 p.m. PST for the final event of the cross-Canada tour on the Quebec student movement with Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, Ethan Cox, Cloé Zawadzki-Turcotte, and Judy Rebick.
How can punishing students for Dalton McGuinty's transgressions hurt Dalton McGuinty? Who do teachers think will be blamed for such behaviour?