Glen Hansman is an elementary school teacher with the Vancouver School Board, and is currently in his third year as President of the British Columbia Teachers’ Federation, which represents the 43,000 public school teachers in BC. He is the chair of the K–12 Aboriginal Education Partners, is an officer of the BC Federation of Labour, and is a member of the Canadian Council of the Canadian Labour Congress.
Written by Glen Hansman
Canadian teachers, like our colleagues worldwide, are united in a desire to make the world a better place by confronting social injustices such as racism. In our troubled times, disturbing signs of a resurgent neo-Nazi, white supremacist movement have got teachers across North America talking about how best to confront...Fighting racism with the light of learning, by Glen Hansman