Urgent action appeal for release of hunger-striking Iranian teacher leader Esmail Abdi

Presidents of provincial and territorial teachers’ organizations from across Canada, meeting in Vancouver, are unanimously calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland to urge the Iranian government to immediately and unconditionally release hunger-striking teacher leader Esmail Abdi. A leader of the Tehran Teacher Trade Association, Abdi was targeted by Iranian… Urgent action appeal for release of hunger-striking Iranian teacher leader Esmail Abdi

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Congratulations to Ontario’s winners of the Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence

Don Ball, Cawthra Park Secondary School, Mississauga Grades 9 to 12, Visual Arts Thinking globally and acting locally, Don Ball encourages his students to challenge conventions and to think critically about the social issues around them. Don organizes a biannual cross-curricular travel program for science and visual arts students to Latin American countries and Inuit… Congratulations to Ontario’s winners of the Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence

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