12th Conference of the
in Defense of Public Education
May 13–15, 2016
conference is for individuals who are attached to organizations committed to defending
public education. Participants will learn of current challenges and successes
in the tri-national countries, and, through the conference activities and
ongoing engagement, be a part of moving the work forward over the next two
years to the next conference.
Vancouver Declaration - coming soon
Articles published about the 12th Tri-national Conference
Conference meets in Vancouver to defend public education - Sarah Ringler
A global struggle: Tri-national Conference in Defense of Public Education - Peyton Veitch
News release, May 16, 2016: In solidarity with Mexican colleagues facing severe repression
The Declaration of the 11th Tri-national Conference, held in Chicago in 2014, is available in English and Spanish.
Notes, a labour movement periodical, ran an article about the 11th
Tri-national meeting in 2014 in Chicago. http://labornotes.org/blogs/2014/09/international-teacher-solidarity-cross-pollinates
article from the Center for Research on Globalization provides more background
on the Tri-national and the meeting in 2014 in Chicago. http://www.globalresearch.ca/teachers-unions-students-build-trinational-movement-against-neoliberal-education/5388373
Popular Resistance featured this article, "Teachers, unions, students build trinational movement against neoliberal education" in June 2014. https://www.popularresistance.org/teachers-unions-students-build-trinational-movement-against-neoliberal-education/
This Tri-national website provides information from three previous Tri-national conferences. http://www.trinationalcoalition.org/
About the Tri-national Coalition
The many aspects of the BCTF's international solidarity activities can be explored from International Solidarity Program.