Articles by: Pat

Registration OPEN, delegates to Toronto wanted

Registration OPEN, delegates to Toronto wanted

May 17th at 5pm we will be holding a virtual Annual General Meeting for OCEOTA Please register here  OCEOTA Annual General Meeting will include Approval of the Draft 2022-23 Budget Levy Motion Elect delegates to the ETFO Annual Meeting Opportunity to ask Questions Member Engagement Award draw For members wishing […]

by May 9, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized
Important upcoming school year dates

Important upcoming school year dates

Please note that the 2022-2023 school year for students will begin on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, with one Professional Activity Day for staff scheduled on the previous Friday, September 2, 2022 for both elementary and secondary schools.    Staff whose regular work year coincides with the school year (teachers, educational […]

by May 5, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized

Human Rights and Equity workshop May 19th

REGISTER HERE May 19th at 06:30pm, a virtual workshop about Equity will be held by Carolyn Tanner, a Human Rights and Equity Advisor at OCDSB. Please register and invite you colleagues to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the Zoom meeting. Let’s learn our rights!  

by May 1, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized
MOVIE NIGHT! Backpack Full of Cash

MOVIE NIGHT! Backpack Full of Cash

The film, Backpack Full of Cash, is a feature-length documentary narrated by Matt Damon exploring the faults of the profit-driven “Education Reform” movement taking public funding into the private sector. It then contrasts an alternative model for funding which does improve student success within public schools. We hope that this […]

by April 22, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized
Vote for better Education supports on June 2nd

Vote for better Education supports on June 2nd

Lawn signs are in! Request yours for pick-up at the OCEOTA Office. Let’s get the message out that EDUCATION MATTERS!.        

by April 20, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized
May is both Jewish Heritage and Asian Heritage month in Canada

May is both Jewish Heritage and Asian Heritage month in Canada

 

by April 16, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized
New! Free Professional Learning for Members

New! Free Professional Learning for Members

Upcoming PL for OCEOTA Members         For more great PD visit the Ontario Teachers’ Federation PD Calendar O4P CORE FUNDAMENTALS: REGISTRATION OPEN We are writing to share the news that registration is now open for Organizing for Power’s Core Spring/Summer Fundamentals Training. This upcoming training, which launches May 10 and runs six […]

by April 6, 2022 Comments are Disabled Info, Professional Learning (PL)

Central ETFO Bargaining Process

Central ETFO Collective Bargaining Goals 2022 have been published on the Collective Bargaining Website   Read more about hehere: https://etfocb.ca/our-goals/2022-goals/  

by March 16, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized

Elementary: A podcast from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario

ETFO’s recently released podcast has new episodes available.  You can listen to them at the links below, or subscribe to Elementary at etfo.ca , Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts. The episodes are: Interview with ETFO President Karen Brown Possibilities: Addressing Poverty in Elementary Schools Backpack Full of Cash: The privatization […]

by March 4, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized
Friday’s Red for ED clothing returns

Friday’s Red for ED clothing returns

ETFO is beginning wearing Red on Friday’s to raise Education as an important issue in our June Provincial Election.   Get the word out, Friday get the Red on!

by February 1, 2022 Comments are Disabled Uncategorized