SOCIAL & ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE
FEBRUARY 14 – The first women’s memorial march was held in 1992 in response to the murder of a woman on Powell Street in Vancouver. Out of this sense of hopelessness and anger came an annual march on Valentine’s Day to express compassion, community, and caring for all women in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, Unceded Coast Salish Territories.
The BCTF has named November Antipoverty Month. As teachers, we know firsthand the effects of poverty on our students.
Read more for a link to the BCTF Social Justice Newsletter, Summer/Fall 2020 edition.
Read more for BCTF Endorsements, Social Justice Grants, New Equity and Inclusion Initiatives, Resources, Workshops and Events.