Violence in Schools

 

Schoolplace violence is not limited to any particular region or any particular school board.

However, with more staff and actual needs-based funding, we could make great safety improvements here in Durham and across the province.

 

Province urged to overhaul flawed approach to funding education

March 26, 2018

 

Teachers` union says violence in classroom is a provincial funding issue

February 27, 2018

 

Provincial teacher union says 70 per cent of members have experienced violence

February 2, 2018

 

‘We’re at a crisis’: Upper Grand’s ETFO local president on violence in classrooms

January 26, 2018

 

Teachers’ union calls for action to address classroom violence

January 24, 2018

 

Durham trustee says parents have a right to know about violence, evacuations in their child’s class

December 5, 2017

 

Durham school board sees increase in violent incidents reported by staff

November 20, 2017

 

Lack of funding, resources blamed for rise in classroom violence

November 1, 2017

 

‘My daughter is violent because she’s not getting the help she needs’: Durham parents speak out at meeting on school violence

October 24, 2017

 

Ontario Teachers Calling for Action on Student Violence

September 25, 2017

 

SCHOOL VIOLENCE: Student attacks on teachers in Mississauga and Brampton increasing

September 21, 2017

 

Education system failing kids with special needs, say parents

September 21, 2017

 

Violence on the rise in classrooms, union says

September 20, 2017

 

Durham teachers want more special needs support, say violence rising in elementary schools

September 13, 2017

 

Durham teachers union launches awareness campaign amid violence in classrooms

September 13, 2017

 

Durham teachers union seeks safety funding for frontline workers

September 13, 2017

 

Mental health supports key to tackling elementary school violence

September 7, 2017

 

Violence in Ontario schools prompts call for more front-line staff

June 24, 2017

 

More training, reporting and inspections part of Ontario plan to address classroom violence

June 20, 2017

 

Violence in Durham Region classrooms has seen teachers bitten, punched and kicked: union

May 31, 2017

 

Ontario education minister responds after Durham teacher speaks out about classroom violence

May 16, 2017

 

Parents say they’re tired of seeing kids injured due to elementary school violence in Durham schools

April 26, 2017

 

Evacuations and Kevlar: parents raise the alarm about violence in Durham schools

April 2