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CBC Interview: The Pandemic Reveals the Cracks in Canada’s Post-Secondary Education

CBC Sunday Magazine October 4, 2020

The pandemic reveals the cracks in Canada’s post-secondary education: The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed and amplified many of the underlying pressures faced by colleges and universities across Canada. As classes resume, Piya Chattopadhyay speaks with Brenda Austin-Smith, president of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT), about the challenges and opportunities presented by online teaching, cracks in the post-secondary education business model, and the meaning of higher education after the pandemic.

Listen to the interview here.

Last Modified: October 20, 2020