At this moment I feel like I’m living in an in-between space. My family and I have recently moved from Alberta after ten wonderful years there to be closer to family in Ontario. The transition has been strange, to say the least as moving in a pandemic creates all sorts…

This article is written by RAD Educator Alicia Huculak

As you enter the school you see signs that state, “Please Remove Your Hat” and “We Are a Hat-Free School.” Yet a Black student came to class wearing a durag. I spoke with my administrator regarding the incident to say that…

Dear Alberta Teachers,

As you know, the United Conservative Party is attacking public education in Alberta. As of the writing of this letter, the list of changes to education at the hands of the UCP includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Removed the Alberta Teacher’s Association from the…

How do we talk about systemic inequities within the structures of our education system in Alberta?

For as long as I’ve been a teacher I’ve been interested in the ways in which policies and structures shape what happens in our classrooms and schools.

Inequity within our education system can manifest…

Today was tough….

Well, at least the last block of my teaching day was.

Even with ten years of experience behind me and working in challenging environments, I thought I’ve seen what most of this profession could throw at me. I was wrong.

I spent the majority of my career…

Dan Scratch

A teacher working for equity and social justice.

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