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A number of school boards are offering behavioural management training to its teachers and education workers. Prior to engaging in this type of training, ETFO members need to know more…

BMS Training & ETFO Cautions
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The Union Effect
CLC Pharmacare Town Hall
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Join us on April 17, for a "Pharmacare: A Plan for Everyone" Town Hall meeting in Ottawa! 
This important meeting will feature Canada's foremost pharmacare experts and advocates, and these important discussions will…

CLC Pharmacare Town Hall
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For OTs who are looking into earning credits to move up the grid, you will need to contact QECO directly for information regarding obtaining credits.
If you haven’t already done so,…

QECO Evaluations
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A free online teacher resource that brings to life the education of human rights for Grades 6-12 across Canada.

Open the door to human rights for your students as they discover…

CTF Resources: Speak Truth to Power Canada Gr…
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018; 5:00 pm; Confederation EC Library 1645 Woodroffe Ave


Resolutions for the ETFO Annual Meeting, August 2018, must be submitted to…

General Meeting to Present ETFO Annual Meetin…
OTF Connects
Posted 5 months ago

Missed a session? Find recordings and resources from previous OTF Connects on our extensive Resources page.

Below is an upcoming webinar which you may want to mark on your calendars now! Below these are…

UPDATES! OTF Connects 2018 Winter

Workshop: Social Justice Begins With Me

​ ​Ottawa Carleton Elementary Occasional Teachers’ Association (OCEOTA) in partnership with the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO)   is pleased to invite you to the upcoming workshop:  Social Justice Begins with Me This workshop introduces members to the Social Justice … Continue reading

Women’s March 2018

See poster for details.  Women’s March 2018 Poster Parliament Hill start; 2 – 4 pm Please bring family & friends and make it a day downtown! Human Rights apply to everyone!

What Can You Do To Stop Tim Hortons?

  The Ontario Federation of Labour and the Fight for $15 and Fairness support workers at Tim Hortons. When Ontario’s minimum wage increased to $14, Tim Hortons immediately began to eliminate workers’ paid breaks, reduce access to basic drug and dental … Continue reading

Join Us @ Tim Hortons’ Action Location Jan 10 Ottawa

Updated Tim Hortons’ Action Location and More. See below! Please join David & Pat today if you can! Unionized workers MUST support non-unionized workers! They do not have the protection that we have. Please join us TODAY in speaking up for … Continue reading

Workshop: “The Art and Science of a Successful Interview”

    The ​Ottawa Carleton Elementary Occasional Teachers’ Association is pleased to offer the following PL workshop: “The Art and Science of a Successful Interview” A light meal will be served at 4:30 pm Date:  Tuesday, January 16, 2018 Time:  … Continue reading

Holiday Office Hours

Dear OCEOTA Members, The Office will close at noon on Fri, Dec, 22. If you have an urgent legal matter, please contact the ETFO Office at 1-888-838-3836, ask for the Professional Relations Duty officer. If the office is closed, follow the prompts on … Continue reading

EasyConnect During the Holidays

The email message below can be found on GEM HR Elementary Occasional Teachers Conference. Friday, December 22 will be the last evening for Easy Connect Calls. We will turning off “Easy Connect” calls over the Holidays until Friday, January 5, 2018.   This … Continue reading

Congratulations to Our Survey Draw Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Survey Draw. The following members will each receive a cheque for $50 for completing the survey and helping frame our discussions with HR. David Ho Sara Kerr Jessica Kennett-Whitworth Virginia Strachan  

NEW: Contract Vacancies

  December contract vacancies have now been posted on Apply to Education. Please see attached for the list of vacancies. Postings will close Thursday, December 21 at 2:00 pm.  December Vacancy List #2 All qualified elementary occasional teachers who have been recommended to the Long Term … Continue reading

Dec 14 Town Hall Report

Yesterday, we held an OCEOTA Town Hall, at the Holiday Inn on St Laurent Blvd, to hear what members had to say about the recent call out system changes and the introduction of DOTs, proposed and now announced by HR. … Continue reading