Survey investigating impact of Ontario Equity Policy (2009)

An Ontario research team is conducting a study investigating the impact of the Ontario Equity Policy (2009) and, as part of the study, it is soliciting input from teachers in the field via a survey. Teachers who are interested in responding, can complete the survey at: https://uoft.me/EquityPolicyEE  

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CCPA analysis shows local impacts of Ontario education cuts

A new interactive online map from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) spells out how the Ontario government’s cuts to education funding are affecting the finances of each of the province’s 72 school boards. This comparison doesn’t capture all the changes that will affect the education sector. The CCPA’s analysis compares provincial school board …

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Feed Ontario: Hunger Action Month

Several years ago, the Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF) decided to choose annually an organization or charity to support in lieu of mailing festive cards. This year, OTF is a proud sponsor of Hunger Action Month, a September project of Feed Ontario, the Ontario Association of Food Banks. The purpose of the campaign is to encourage …

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Welcome back message from Anne Vinet-Roy, OTF President

I hope you enjoyed a wonderful and well-deserved summer holiday and that you have had a successful start to the new school year. As a teacher myself, I always find the first weeks extremely busy and challenging, but also filled with excitement, optimism, and promise. As always, teachers, and education in general, will face many …

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Timmins teacher, Anne Vinet-Roy elected OTF President

At its annual meeting on August 20, 2019, the Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF) Board of Governors elected Anne Vinet-Roy as the 76th OTF President. Anne Vinet-Roy brings a wealth of experience on the local, provincial and national levels to the position. Read more

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