ERIC Number: EJ642750
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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"We Won't Back Down!" Political Action in Ontario.
Talking Points, v12 n2 p7-11 Apr-May 2001
Discusses educators' responses to the attempts to take over the educational system by the government of Ontario, Canada. Discusses the background to the crisis, the "Final Straw" (Bill 160), public relations and the largest work stoppage by educators in North America (October, 1997), and lessons learned from the political protests. (RS)
Descriptors: Educational Administration, Educational Legislation, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Government School Relationship, Politics of Education, School District Autonomy
Published twice a year by the Whole Language Umbrella of the National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Rd., Urbana, Illinois 61801-1096.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Canada