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Our Schools / Our Selves

Monitoring the situation

CCPA materials illuminate lessons on inequality

Canada’s silent crisis

Teachers left waiting at the bargaining table

Leaps and bounds

Understanding the Carleton University Contract Instructors and Teaching Assistants’ strike (spring 2023)

“Parental choice” is a dog-whistle—let’s recognize it as such

It’s less about choice, and more about privilege, privatization, populism, and patriarchy

Alberta's social studies curriculum pushes religious exceptionalism

The authors of the curriculum made choices that favour Christianity over other religions, and minimize the historical impact of non-Christians in Alberta.

Making fact-checking a habit with Break the Fake

It usually takes less than a minute to verify that what we're reading isn't misinformation.

Fighting moral panics around inclusive schooling

Schools can be places where children learn, grow, and thrive – but they should be places where every child can learn, grow, and thrive regardless of their identity or ability.

Populism, Polarization and Privatization in Alberta Education

Alberta's government has been making moves towards privatizing education—are communities ready to stop it?

Through the Smoke: Advocacy for Safe and Inclusive Alberta School Communities

LGBTQ+ students in Alberta schools deserve welcoming environments. To create that, we need policy.

In education, does more choice actually equal more freedom?

Time to take a red pen to this equation and correct it accordingly, so that accessibility can be reintroduced into the equation.

A public vs. private battle is brewing in Saskatchewan education

Religious education in Saskatchewan is leading a charge against public education. Can communities fight back?