ETFO calls for action against school violence

January 25, 2017 at 8:00 am Leave a comment

On January 17, 2017, ETFO released the following news release:

“The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today released a call to action [PDF | Word] to address the critical lack of support for students facing serious behavioural issues that can lead to violent incidents in classrooms.” 

You can also read the article in ETFO Voice Addressing Violence in the Workplace by Valence Young.

The Toronto Star article Teachers’ union raises alarm over rising violence in schools by Andrea Gordon  here, and includes a response  from the Ministry.

And from CBC, There’s more violence in schools and the province needs to act: teachers’ union By Julia Whalen.

Check ’em out! Rowan

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