Statement from unions and associations representing Ontario teachers and education workers regarding return to class following 2021-22 winter break
December 30, 2021
TORONTO, ON – Teachers and education workers only learned of the provincial government’s decision to delay school re-opening when it was announced this afternoon.
Nevertheless, as representatives of those on the front lines in schools – that is, those teaching Ontario students and providing the vital services that support their education – our collective message remains the same: schools can be made safe for students and staff, with sufficient investment in the right tools and measures.
We will continue to call for: