Elementary teachers, parents and students from four local schools gathered together to strike on Feb. 7.
Picketers have gotten creative at recent strikes by bringing graphical and creative signs to the picket line.
Picketing, chanting and calls for unity are common themes in the recent teacher protests against the Ontario government.
But behind all of the public picketing lies teachers with families and everyday lives.
Observer Radio News’ Luca Tatulli follows two veteran educators to the picket line from the start to finish.