British Columbia

BCTF President Glen Hansman
BCTF President Glen Hansman Photo credit: Rich Overgaard/Twitter

Supreme court backs B.C. teachers' bargaining rights in long-running dispute

By The Canadian Press
November 10, 2016 - 1:50pm Updated: November 10, 2016 - 4:10pm

VICTORIA — British Columbia’s unionized teachers have won a long-standing battle with the provincial government over the rights to bargain class sizes in a ruling from the Supreme Court of Canada.