B.C. teachers' strike: Minister calls union move to end strike 'silly'
BCTF calls on government to drop E80 and enter arbitration
B.C. Education minister Peter Fassbender said Monday he feels like he is living in the time-loop comedy Groundhog Day and that the position of the striking teachers' union "is absolutely silly."
Fassbender was responding to an announcement earlier in the day by B.C. Teachers' Federation (BCTF) president Jim Iker, who said teachers will vote Wednesday on whether to end their High school students protest strike with 'walk in'