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May 19, 2014

Why gender-neutral bathrooms matter

Steffanie Pinch
The Vancouver School Board's proposed trans* policy is just the latest example of how important gender-neutral bathrooms are.
Podcast
Jan 29, 2014

Sour gas wells allowed within 100 metres of schools

Redeye
The natural gas industry is growing rapidly in B.C. Much of the gas contains dangerous levels of hydrogen sulfide. A new report finds serious problems with current safety provisions.
Podcast
Apr 4, 2012
Redeye

B.C. teachers adopt plan to fight Bill 22

Redeye
The B.C. government passed Bill 22 on March 15. It bans further strikes and sets the conditions for mediation. The B.C. Teachers Federation met for its annual convention two days later.
Podcast
Mar 6, 2012
Redeye

Why teachers in B.C. are on strike

Redeye
The B.C. Teachers Federation has been in negotiations for almost a year, but teachers say the government's position hasn't changed at all. Phil Gray has been a teacher for over 20 years.
Book Review
Aug 25, 2011

Stopping sex violence in schools

Jessica Rose
Hey, Shorty! is a must read book for parents, educators and young boys and girls who live the reality of an often unsafe and oppressive public school culture.
Photos
Aug 10, 2010
How one Haitian school is trying to help its students and teachers.

The struggle for education in Haiti

Darren Ell
The story of how one Haitian school is trying to help its students and teachers, and what it represents for the rest of the country.
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