Education is a Right

By Education is a Right

This podcast is produced by front line education workers to provide a forum for the voice of all those concerned with affirming the human right to education. The show will delve into all aspects of education and the working lives of those who provide it and those who rely upon it for their future.

  1. 1.
    Episode 94: Teaching computational thinking
    16:45
  2. 2.
    Episode 93: Concerns about new Alberta draft elementary curriculum – Part 1
    16:45
  3. 3.
    Episode 92: Annual meeting of Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association – What to expect
    12:35
  4. 4.
    Episode 91: Virtual provincial assembly of teachers and education workers in Ontario
    14:33
  5. 5.
    Episode 90: An update from British Columbia
    16:36
  6. 6.
    Episode 89: “We have a duty to stand up for what is right” – Leaders by example in workplace health and safety
    21:32
  7. 7.
    Episode 88: Recognizing support staff on International Women’s Day
    9:17
  8. 8.
    Episode 87: Research on centralization and democracy in education
    17:46
  1. 9.
    Episode 86: Ramifications of changes to how teachers are hired in Ontario
    16:37
  2. 10.
    Episode 85: Drawing a line in the sand for health & safety
    18:53
  3. 11.
    Episode 84: Occasional teachers discuss their experiences as they keep the system afloat
    14:41
  4. 12.
    Episode 83: Slavery, Reparations and Education – African Nova Scotia, Canada and Beyond
    24:59
  5. 13.
    Episode 82: What’s in a name? Affirming the dignity and role of support staff in education
    14:37
  6. 14.
    Episode 81: Adult day school teachers affirm the right to education during the pandemic – Part 2
    16:31
  7. 15.
    Episode 80: We need to figure out how to put our solutions into practice – An update from Québec
    10:09
  8. 16.
    Episode 79: “Things can’t go on in this way” – Alberta and Ontario in the midst of the second wave
    21:33
  9. 17.
    Episode 78: Adult day school teachers speak up – Part 1
    17:45
  10. 18.
    Episode 77: New year – big plans!
    3:02
  11. 19.
    Episode 76: Modern teaching methods in math and science
    16:15
  12. 20.
    Episode 75 – “Back-to-basics” – Aims of changes to math curricula – Part 4 of 4
    29:57
  13. 21.
    Episode 74: Unions role in affirming the rights of educational support staff
    26:29
  14. 22.
    Episode 73: Why are governments allergic to public solutions to the pandemic?
    26:05
  15. 23.
    Episode 72: “We, teachers, have solutions” – An update from Quebec
    15:54
  16. 24.
    Episode 71 – “We are doing all we can to hold on right now” – Secretaries and custodians discuss their work and concerns during the pandemic
    25:47
  17. 25.
    Episode 70 – COVID19 spreading in our schools – upholding our social responsibility while governments refuse
    28:54
  18. 26.
    Episode 69: Social and emotional learning in Ontario’s new math curriculum
    29:25
  19. 27.
    Episode 68: Remembrance in Education
    12:24
  20. 28.
    Episode 67: “Protecting ourselves and our students” – Part 2 Educational support staff speak up
    18:45
  21. 29.
    Episode 66: “Our kids have been forgotten” – Educational Support Staff Speak Up
    25:30
  22. 30.
    Episode 65: Update from Nova Scotia and Quebec – Part 2 National Educators Roundtable
    26:08
  23. 31.
    Episode 64: Second National Educators Roundtable – Part 1 Alberta and Ontario
    22:54
  24. 32.
    Episode 63: Students speak about their first weeks of returning to school
    20:39
  25. 33.
    Episode 62: Honouring Residential School Survivors – Remember the past to create a better future – Orange Shirt Day 2020
    28:21
  26. 34.
    Episode 61: Cross Canada Roundtable on Re-opening of Schools – Part 2 BC and Ontario
    24:32
  27. 35.
    Episode 60: Cross Canada Roundtable on Re-opening of Schools – Part 1 Quebec, Alberta and Nova Scotia
    25:27
  28. 36.
    Episode 59: Discussing fundamentals of Ontario’s new math curriculum – Part 2 of 4
    27:29
  29. 37.
    Episode 58: Ontario’s new math curriculum – Part 1 of 4
    28:29
  30. 38.
    Episode 57: Outdoor Education: Ideas for Learning Outside – A Union School Podcast
    18:11
  31. 39.
    Episode 56: Alberta and Ontario – Growing demands for a safe re-opening of schools
    29:43
  32. 40.
    Episode 55: Reflecting on remote learning to look ahead to re-opening
    24:08
  33. 41.
    Episode 54: Students speak for themselves about the re-opening of schools
    35:47
  34. 42.
    Episode 53: Science literacy and claims about transmission of sars-covi-2 in children
    31:37
  35. 43.
    Episode 52: Health and safety and the re-opening of schools
    26:34
  36. 44.
    Episode 51: Surveying the global and provincial landscape for re-opening schools
    28:36
  37. 45.
    Episode 50: Experiences teaching in China when schools re-opened
    23:11
  38. 46.
    Episode 49: Organizing in Ontario for a safe re-opening of schools
    21:39
  39. 47.
    Episode 48: Educational interpreters discuss remote learning and re-opening
    25:19
  40. 48.
    Episode 47: British Columbia’s re-opening of schools – Sharing experiences
    26:53
  41. 49.
    Episode 46: Teacher candidates in Ontario sum up their achievements
    28:20
  42. 50.
    Episode 45: Public inquiry into human rights issues affecting students with reading disabilities in Ontario
    22:04

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