Precarious College Teachers in Québec: Are We Merely Half-Teachers?

The term precarious teacher refers to any teacher whose position within an institution is not permanent; it includes Continuing Education teachers, AEC teachers, and non-permanent day teachers.

Below, you’ll find a chart which sheds light on some of the key differences (and startling similarities) between precarious and permanent teachers.

chart English

In PDF: perm_conted_comparison_en

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