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Updated by Allison McKenzie on Jun 05, 2014
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BC Teachers Strike

Opinion: BCTF and The Art of Using Kids as Leverage

Watch out, I'm going to touch a nerve. As a parent, I'm pretty fed up with the BCTF and the government going another round of Let's Not Make a Deal. A couple weeks back, I tweeted out my frustration with the B.C. Teacher's Federation (BCTF).

Battle of numbers: How much does an average teacher make?

As bargaining resumes this week between the provincial government and the B.C. Teachers' Federation, the subject of wages is certain to come up. So is the view the union holds that the government has been disseminating information that is either false or misleading in a bid to bolster its cause.