Teaching Tool: An Introduction to Labour

By Renee Allen

Renee Allen

Education Collaborator

Renee Allen is a multi-hyphenate Jamaican-born, Toronto-based, writer-educator, with a passion for working with children and youth. She is deeply committed to work that interrogates and addresses interlocking systems of oppression. Her writing appears in Zora, THIS magazine and PREE. Renee is also a recent graduate of the Masters of Teaching program at the University of Toronto, with a book collection that keeps outgrowing her bookcase.

In this introductory activity, we explore “What is Labour”. This teaching tool helps define labour in Canada by examining labour movements, the impact of their momentum, and their legacy today. Create your own working definition through word associations and context tools!
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