Posted 2 days ago

What dream could you achieve with $10,000? Enter OTIP’s Bucket List contest for a chance to check something off your bucket list with $10,000 in CASH. https://bit.ly/2w9fKLr #OTIPUpdate

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OTIP’s Bucket List Contest & $20 Gift card
March 25 UPDATE: All Strike Cheques Mailed
Posted 4 days ago

All cheques for Jan 20, Feb 5 & 6 which were at the office have been mailed today, March 25. If there is an error, please contact Pat Dixon at pat.dixon@ocdsb.ca…

March 25 UPDATE: All Strike Cheques Mailed
Posted 7 days ago

March 21, 2020

Tentative Agreement:

As you know, ETFO has reached a tentative central agreement with the government and OPSBA. At this point, none of us has seen the terms of that tentative agreement. While…

NEW! ETFO Updates re Bargaining
Covid 19
Posted 1 week ago

In these unprecedented times, it is important that all members have accurate information so that you all remain safe and healthy. For the best sources of information, go to the…

Covid-19 & School Closures
Posted 4 weeks ago


Get your free tickets for a once in a lifetime chance to hear Martin Boyce, a Stonewall Riot Activist share his story. Get your ticket for a once in a…

International Day of Pink Speakers’ Series
Posted 1 month ago

Members, as we begin Phase 6 we must bear in mind that it is up to all of us to contact the local Conservative MPPs and make our displeasure known.

Contact Ottawa-Carleton PC MPPs & Ford & Lecc…
Posted 1 month ago

WIN $5000 for Your School's Project or Initiative
#onted community: you could WIN $5,000 for your school's project or initiative! Contest closes March 31, 2020. Learn more and apply today: https://bit.ly/38gsXiz…

WIN $5000 for Your School or $500 for Yoursel…
Posted 1 month ago

Teachers, Copyright, and Fair Dealing: Know your rights and know your limits!
Thinking of using a copyright-protected work in your classroom? First, you must determine if you need permission from the…

Teachers, Copyright, and Fair Dealing
Posted 2 months ago

OCEOTA members need to stay informed about ETFO business, OCEOTA issues, and OCDSB changes to systems. In order to do that, every member should have provided their non-board email address…

OCEOTA Member Mailings

OCEOTA Budget Committee Needs a Non-Executive Member

The OCEOTA Budget Committee will be meeting on February 26, 2020 to begin the first stages of budget planning for 2020-2021. According to our Constitution, one member of the Budget Committee must be a non-executive member. If you are interested … Continue reading

Bus to Niagara People vs Conservative Cuts Rally Feb 22, 2020

Good afternoon: On Saturday, February 22, 2020 a “The People vs Conservative Cuts Rally” is taking place at 10:30am at Scotia Bank Convention Centre (Niagara Falls).  Organizers of this important event include: the Ontario Federation of Labour, Power of Many, … Continue reading

OTF Opportunity Coding Connections

  Calling all teachers! OTF is looking for 20 teams of teachers to participate in a unique professional learning opportunity using Lynx and/or MicroWorlds JR If you are interested in exploring with a group of your colleagues how coding and … Continue reading


ALL OCEOTA MEMBERS will be walking the picket lines on February 5th & 6th. Please watch your non-board email address for details. OCEOTA and all ETFO locals are currently in a Work to Rule position. OCEOTA members walked off the … Continue reading

Black History Month Invitation

 Black History Ottawa Expo – February 2-4pm  (Free Admission)                 February 2, 2020         4:00pm-8:00pm                 February 3, 2020         9:30pm – 9:00pm                 February 4, 2020         9:30am – 3:00pm Black History Ottawa … Continue reading

OCEOTA General Meeting Feb 12, 2020

OCEOTA General Meeting Wednesday, February 12, 2020 1505 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Z 5P8 (Driveway to the parking lot is just off Saigon.) 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Beverages will be served.   REGISTER NOW: https://forms.gle/F2myDxwfxpcEbcps7   At this meeting: Members … Continue reading

ETFO Financial Health & Wealth Conference

Registration for ETFO’s Financial Health and Wealth Conference 2020 is now open! The conference is being held at the ETFO Provincial office and is happening on Friday March 27 (evening) and Saturday March 28, 2020. Please pass this information on as quickly as possible … Continue reading

OTF Survey re Supporting Transgender & Gender Diverse Students

Educator Survey: Supporting Transgender and Gender Diverse Students in Schools   Researchers at Western University have launched a study to improve their understanding about trans-affirmative policies and practices in schools. The researchers are interested in learning more about the policies and trans-affirmative … Continue reading