Code of Professional Conduct
ETFO has a Code of Professional Conduct to which ETFO members must adhere. From the ETFO Constitution:
6.1 A member shall:
6.1.1 recognize the Federation as the official voice of all the active members of the Federation;
6.1.2 adhere to the Constitution and Bylaws of the Federation;
6.1.3 support collective bargaining initiatives, including a strike authorized by the Executive;
6.1.4 refrain from undertaking or supporting actions which undermine established bargaining procedures;
6.1.5 honour the terms of the collective agreement;
6.1.6 strive to eliminate all forms of harassment between individuals in the educational system;
6.1.7 endeavour to ensure equity and inclusiveness in the workplace; and
6.1.8 strive to achieve and maintain a high degree of professionalism and to uphold the honour, dignity and ethical standards of the teaching profession.
6.2 A member who is representing ETFO on the local executive and/or the Executive shall, in addition to 6.1:
6.2.1 strive to achieve and maintain a high degree of professionalism and to uphold the honour, dignity and ethical standards of the Elementary Teachers’ of Ontario.
PRS Matters:ETFO Code Of Professional Conduct