Shared: Educational support staff and teachers hold violence-in-the-workplace rally at SCDSB
While educational support staff and teachers stood outside the entrance of the Simcoe County District School Board office for a workplace violence rally, inside the director of education made comments about the attention the topic has generated recently.
The rally, held on Oct. 25, was organized by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union Local 330, which represents support staff at the SCDSB, and was attended by several other education union groups.
OPSEU Local 330 president Kelly Martin said the gathering was intended as an information rally, and that she spoke with trustees as they made their way the to board meeting scheduled that night. She said she told trustees about a number actions she and other unions would like to see the school board take to…