MLA Playdate: Our Thanks.

When we started this we hadn’t even all met each other and we communicated by 140 character direct message. We saw numerous parents’ groups emerging to support teachers and public education. We hoped to provide them a unified focus and to amplify their voices.

We shall play in their offices
and chalk their pavement.
We will have story time.
We will never surrender.

We hoped for four to five MLA Playdates on “the first day of school” and we organized two. That day there were 24 events at MLAs’ offices. Many more have been held daily in the weeks since and we are still learning about some of them.

We only floated an idea. Many others across BC acted to make MLA Playdate happen.

For that our thanks to: Continue reading MLA Playdate: Our Thanks.