"This is a milestone for teacher aides and a significant step towards addressing pay equity for women."
Carey Straayer also accessed 17 inappropriate websites on his school laptop.
As teachers and students return to classrooms, parents are faced with a new challenge.
"We appreciate the new funding, but it comes after a long period of underfunding."
"Lumping teachers with a huge increase in costs does not reflect the amazing work they do."
Coronavirus has forced our teachers and students to do all their schooling online.
Overworked teachers are pinning hopes on the looming economic catastrophe as an unlikely saviour.
Thousands of students are missing out on on-line learning.
"We've had to pay the entire time whether we chose to stay there or not."