Elementary and secondary school teachers will be in a legal strike position at the end of this month.
Doug Ford’s government has made cuts to education in its bid to shrink the deficit. Don’t be fooled when you hear numbers being tossed around – In their economic statement the government of Ontario is going to spend $30 billion dollars in the next fiscal year on education. That’s the most ever. Education spending will go up 4 per cent. That’s twice the rate of inflation. Don’t be fooled, the reason why the Education budget is touted at being so high is that it now includes Childcare.