On April 6, 2019 more than 30,000 educators, parents, students, and community members from across Ontario packed the lawn at Queen’s Park to send a strong message to the Conservative government that schools need investment, not cuts. The rally was organized by the five largest education unions including: ETFO, OSSTF, OECTA, CUPE and AEFO.
Rally participants overwhelmingly said NO to the government's proposed cuts to education and demanded that we not only maintain, but improve our world-class public education system with:
Let's build on the momentum from the rally by talking on social media about public education, why it needs investment and why students need greater supports, not cuts. Include the hashtag #CutsHurtKids.