Covid-19: Moving to an online model for your courses

The cancellation of face-to-face classes has come with the directive that classes will be moved online.  We want to emphasize to all faculty that you should not put yourself under unnecessary stress in trying to get content online for students. Some courses will have a lot of ‘online-ready’ content and others will have very little. … Continue reading Covid-19: Moving to an online model for your courses

New Collective Agreement This Week

TORONTO – OPSEU CAAT Academic and the colleges’ bargaining team participated in mediation from December 14 through December 16. Following the mediation, an arbitration took place on Saturday, December 16. The arbitrator’s award will form the new collective agreement for Ontario college faculty and will be handed down during the week of December 18. The… Continue reading New Collective Agreement This Week

A (slightly) new spin on some old ideas – the latest College Council bulletin

There is a new council bulletin circulating that I am sure you will see soon if you have not already. Despite hiring a private “spin doctor” (with public money of course), the council has nothing new to offer in this latest communication. Like the previous bulletins, this one attempts to present the Colleges’ last offer… Continue reading A (slightly) new spin on some old ideas – the latest College Council bulletin