Solidarity with the Indigenous Community

Solidarity with the Indigenous Community

The discovery of the remains of 215 children on the grounds of the Kamloops Residential School is another reminder to Canadians of our racist history. A history that, until recently, has remained in the dark for many of us. But this is not only our history, it is our...
Doing Things Differently: A Disability Rights at Work Handbook

Doing Things Differently: A Disability Rights at Work Handbook

The Canadian Labour Congress is pleased to share the launch of Doing Things Differently: A Disability Rights at Work Handbook. This new resource was developed to support disability rights advocates in every workplace and outline the important role unions have in...
VSTA AGM 2021

VSTA AGM 2021

We would like to thank all of our members who participated in our AGM yesterday; we appreciate your commitment to upholding our democratic process. We were pleased to see as many attendees as last year and we hope to see this level of engagement continue. A big thank...
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 4:00-6:00 PM The VSTA will be holding it’s 2021 AGM on Zoom and voting will be managed by the BCTF.     Helpful documents to guide you through the meeting: Voter Instructions VSTA Sponsored Meeting Policy Commitment to...
Questioning Cure: Disability, Identity, and Healing

Questioning Cure: Disability, Identity, and Healing

Should cure be the ultimate aim of health care? Sometimes aiming at cure entails trying to fix disability rather than enabling disabled people to flourish. Sometimes it obscures the goal of healing, and sometimes aiming at cure entails failing to distinguish between...
Be the Change Earth Alliance Challenge

Be the Change Earth Alliance Challenge

This is an opportunity for your students to participate in a province-wide challenge related to Environmental Justice.  Teacher – Be the Change Action Network Student – Be the Change Action Network Club – Be the Change Action Network Help build...