In honour of Water Week, producer Meredith Martin revisits a piece she produced about the Credit River in 2004, and finds out how things have changed for the river and its ecosystem since.
The third in a series of posts by producer Meredith Martin following up on our discussion with teachers about Bill 115. This time the focus is on teachers' sick days. (Updated with information from ETFO.)
The second in a series of posts by producer Meredith Martin, following up on a program The Agenda aired on January 29, called The Teachers' Agenda. Click through to read about the role the Kitchener-Waterloo byelection played in the passing of Bill 115.
On Tuesday, January 29, six teachers were invited on the program to discuss Ontario's controversial Bill 115, and the conflict between their respective unions and the Ministry of Education. A few things came up during the discussion that producer Meredith Martin thought needed a bit more context and clarification.
On Monday night, producer Meredith Martin spent an hour at an open-door parent council meeting at Wilkinson Junior Public School listening to John Smith, the chief negotiator and executive officer for the Elementary Teachers of Toronto (ETT). This is her account of what happened.