December 04, 2013
Federal leadership to lift children out of poverty, prevent middle-class families from falling into poverty and to prevent Canadians from plunging into deeper poverty must be part of Canada’s economic action plan, says Campaign 2000’s new report card on child and family poverty.
November 01, 2013
To kick off the eighth annual Media Literacy Week, high school students from across Canada spent the morning discussing marketing and consumerism with a panel of experts. The students, who are taking part in the Encounters with Canada youth forum program, explored a wide-range of marketing issues affecting youth, including food advertising, body image, marketing practices on cell phones and apps, and alcohol and tobacco promotions.
October 25, 2013
Join us on Nov. 1, 2013, for a lively discussion on marketing, consumerism and youth with a panel of marketing experts and high school students from across Canada. The event marks the launch of the eighth annual Media Literacy Week, hosted by MediaSmarts and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF).
October 22, 2013
Canada’s teachers showed ongoing commitment to transformational change of what is already one of the best education systems in the world by their significant presence in the Canadian Education Association (CEA) workshop on barriers to change, Oct. 21-22, 2013, in Calgary.
October 01, 2013
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is stressing the role of teachers as “pillars of democracy” this World Teachers’ Day. The worldwide event under the auspices of Education International (EI) and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) honours and celebrates the valuable work of teachers each year on Oct. 5.