• Union tells Ontario elementary teachers they should teach modernized sex-ed curriculum

    TORONTO – A union representing Ontario’s elementary school teachers is calling on its members to continue to teach a modernized sex-ed curriculum despite the provincial government’s decision to revert back to a 20-year-old lesson plan.

    The Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario “strongly denounced” the Progressive Conservative government’s move to repeal the curriculum updated by their Liberal predecessors in 2015, which taught concepts such as consent, LGBTQ rights and online safety.

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