Heather Smith reflects on the recent Canadian Forum on Public Education, her 33-year career as a teacher and how we can best support the mental health and wellness of students and teachers.
Category: Mental health
Cassie Hallett describes the Federation’s next steps after the inspiring Canadian Forum on Public Education.
Discover the thoughts and ideas that came out of the Canadian Forum on Public Education on potential actions that teachers, teacher organizations, and governments could take to improve student and teacher mental health and well-being in our schools.
Find out more about the work of the Société Santé en français which aims to support Francophones living in minority settings in terms of overcoming language barriers in health services.
The CTF lobbying efforts for the creation of a federal commissioner for children and youth were bolstered by the call issued by the United Nations. But the work is not over.
The link between violence against women and children and mental illness is strong. At the Annual General Meeting, CTF delegates adopted resolutions that address domestic violence, violence against teachers and murdered and missing Indigenous women.