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Parents Fight Against Austerity As School Starts In Quebec

[audio https://ia801509.us.archive.org/28/items/DominicParentsAgainstAusterityFINALFINAL/Dominic%20Parents%20against%20austerity%20FINAL%20FINAL.mp3] Click here to download audio  September 1st, is the start of the new school year. Across Quebec, students will begin packing their bags and books. But the budget cuts in education sector, the increase of class sizes, but also the expulsions and exclusions of some pupils of from their schools make this beginning of a new […]

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As students return to school, children without immigration status continue to be excluded from Quebec schools.

Photo credit: Salome Parent [audio https://ia601507.us.archive.org/34/items/QuebecSchool/Quebec%20school.mp3] Click to download audio. Tomorrow children go back to school. On this occasion, members of the Education Across Borders Collective decided to organize a rally at Marguerite Bourgeoys commission scolaire, to denounce the fact that hundreds of children are forced to stay at home because their parents don’t have a […]

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Migrants Continue to Fight for Access to Public Schools in Quebec

[audio https://ia601504.us.archive.org/29/items/EducationWithoutBordersEllie/Education%20without%20borders%20Ellie.mp3] Click here to download audio Despite formal recommendations from the ombudsman in Nov 2014, Quebec continues to exclude children with precarious immigration status from free access to education. January 30th 2015 was the date given to the Minister of Education to present a plan of action. To this day families of undocumented children continue […]

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Entrevue avec Donald Nolet, coordonnateur du Carrefour d’éducation populaire de Pointe-Sainte-Charles

[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/carrefour_8min53_mixdown.mp3] Click here to download audio Nous allons écouter ce qu’a dit Donald Nolet, coordonnateur du Carrefour d’éducation populaire de Pointe-Sainte-Charles à moins de 8 mois d’expulsion du centre. Le Carrefour d’éducation populaire est une richesse pour le quartier Pointe-Saint-Charles, selon les participants du centre. Depuis 45 ans le CSDM a logé gratuitement le Carrefour […]