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Halton teacher Maureen Weinberger receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxHalton teacher Maureen Weinberger receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2017 - 20188/16/2018 1:22 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2018Yes
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Maureen Weinberger, a teacher, president of the Halton Teacher Local and ETFO vice-president received an Honorary Life Member Award from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) last night at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
Halton teacher Maureen Weinberger receives ETFO Honorary Life Member AwardETFO Media Release Page
Maureen Weinberger, a teacher, president of the Halton Teacher Local and ETFO vice-president received an Honorary Life Member Award from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) last night at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Waterloo teacher James McCormack receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxWaterloo teacher James McCormack receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2017 - 20188/16/2018 1:22 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2018Yes
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James McCormack, a former teacher, president of the Waterloo Region Teacher Local and ETFO vice-president received an Honorary Life Member Award from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) last night at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
Waterloo teacher James McCormack receives ETFO Honorary Life Member AwardETFO Media Release Page
James McCormack, a former teacher, president of the Waterloo Region Teacher Local and ETFO vice-president received an Honorary Life Member Award from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) last night at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Halton Designated Early Childhood Educator Local President Amy Korzack receives prestigious ETFO Presidents Award.aspxHalton Designated Early Childhood Educator Local President Amy Korzack receives prestigious ETFO President’s Award
  
2017 - 20188/16/2018 1:22 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2018Yes
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Amy Korzack, President of the Halton Designated Early Childhood Educator (DECE) Local, received the prestigious annual President’s Award at the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario’s (ETFO) Annual Meeting last night.
Halton Designated Early Childhood Educator Local President Amy Korzack receives prestigious ETFO President’s AwardETFO Media Release Page
Amy Korzack, President of the Halton Designated Early Childhood Educator (DECE) Local, received the prestigious annual President’s Award at the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario’s (ETFO) Annual Meeting last night.
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Durham Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement Award.aspxDurham Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:14 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham Occasional Teacher Local with its 2018 Member Service and Engagement Award.
Durham Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham Occasional Teacher Local with its 2018 Member Service and Engagement Award.
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Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Arts and Culture Award.aspxDurham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Arts and Culture Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:19 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton with its 2018 Arts and Culture Award for her work in strengthening the connection between the Durham District School Board (DDSB) ...
Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Arts and Culture AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton with its 2018 Arts and Culture Award for her work in strengthening the connection between the Durham District School Board (DDSB) ...
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Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen wins ETFO Writers Award.aspxKawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen wins ETFO Writer’s Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:22 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen with its 2018 Writer’s Award - Women’s Program for her unpublished book Abby Hoffman – Attempting the Absurd.
Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen wins ETFO Writer’s AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen with its 2018 Writer’s Award - Women’s Program for her unpublished book Abby Hoffman – Attempting the Absurd.
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Lambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt wins ETFO Anti-Bias Award.aspxLambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt wins ETFO Anti-Bias Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:25 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Lambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt with its 2018 Anti-Bias Award for her work in leading students to explore themes of global citizenship, interconnectedness, ...
Lambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt wins ETFO Anti-Bias AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Lambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt with its 2018 Anti-Bias Award for her work in leading students to explore themes of global citizenship, interconnectedness,...
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Niagara teacher Mark Gunning wins ETFO Award for Childrens Literature.aspxNiagara teacher Mark Gunning wins ETFO Award for Children’s Literature
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:30 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Niagara member Mark Gunning with its 2018 Children’s Literature Award for his book entitled I Told You So! The Adventures of William and Thomas.
Niagara teacher Mark Gunning wins ETFO Award for Children’s LiteratureETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Niagara member Mark Gunning with its 2018 Children’s Literature Award for his book entitled I Told You So! The Adventures of William and Thomas.
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Toronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn wins ETFO Writers Award.aspxToronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn wins ETFO Writer’s Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:34 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn with its 2018 Writer’s Award for her unpublished book A Likkle Labrish: The Story of Jamaican Poet Louise Bennett-Coverley.
Toronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn wins ETFO Writer’s AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn with its 2018 Writer’s Award for her unpublished book A Likkle Labrish: The Story of Jamaican Poet Louise Bennett-Coverley.
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Toronto teacher Ryan Richards wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award.aspxToronto teacher Ryan Richards wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:37 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Ryan Richards with its 2018 Curriculum Development Award.
Toronto teacher Ryan Richards wins ETFO Curriculum Development AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Ryan Richards with its 2018 Curriculum Development Award.
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Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone receives ETFO Environmental Education Award.aspxWaterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone receives ETFO Environmental Education Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:42 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2018 Environmental Education Award to Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone for strengthening the connection ...
Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone receives ETFO Environmental Education AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2018 Environmental Education Award to Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone for strengthening the connection...
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Waterloo Regions Michelle Buckner wins ETFO Social Activism Award.aspxWaterloo Region’s Michelle Buckner wins ETFO Social Activism Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 5:55 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
Michelle Buckner, coordinator of the Breastfeeding Buddies Program for Waterloo Region, has received the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) 2018 Social Activism ...
Waterloo Region’s Michelle Buckner wins ETFO Social Activism AwardETFO Media Release Page
Michelle Buckner, coordinator of the Breastfeeding Buddies Program for Waterloo Region, has received the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) 2018 Social Activism ...
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York Region teacher Carol Sheardown receives ETFO Humanitarian Award.aspxYork Region teacher Carol Sheardown receives ETFO Humanitarian Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 6:02 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2018 Humanitarian Award to York Region occasional teacher Carol Sheardown for her work in creating improved educational conditions to students in rural Ghana.
York Region teacher Carol Sheardown receives ETFO Humanitarian AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2018 Humanitarian Award to York Region occasional teacher Carol Sheardown for her work in creating improved educational conditions to students in rural Ghana.
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York Region teacher Colin Wackett wins ETFO Health and Safety Award.aspxYork Region teacher Colin Wackett wins ETFO Health and Safety Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 6:07 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented York Region teacher Colin Wackett with its 2018 Health and Safety Activist Award for his work in shaping procedures regarding violence in schools.
York Region teacher Colin Wackett wins ETFO Health and Safety AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented York Region teacher Colin Wackett with its 2018 Health and Safety Activist Award for his work in shaping procedures regarding violence in schools.
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York Region teacher Sai Amrita Kaul wins ETFO New Member Award.aspxYork Region teacher Sai Amrita Kaul wins ETFO New Member Award
  
2017 - 20188/14/2018 6:10 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/14/2018No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented York Region teacher Sai Amrita Kaul with its 2018 New Member Award.
York Region teacher Sai Amrita Kaul wins ETFO New Member AwardETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented York Region teacher Sai Amrita Kaul with its 2018 New Member Award.
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ETFO and concerned Ontarians rally at Queens Park Tuesday to protest sex ed repeal.aspxETFO and concerned Ontarians rally at Queen’s Park Tuesday to protest sex ed repeal
  
2017 - 20188/16/2018 10:21 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/13/2018No
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Members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and other concerned groups will protest the Ontario government’s repeal of the 2015 sexual health curriculum at a Queen’s Park rally this Tuesday.
ETFO and concerned Ontarians rally at Queen’s Park Tuesday to protest sex ed repealETFO Media Release Page
Members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and other concerned groups will protest the Ontario government’s repeal of the 2015 sexual health curriculum at a Queen’s Park rally this Tuesday.
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ETFO denounces government Sex Ed decision, will advise teachers to teach all sections of the current curriculum.aspxETFO denounces government Sex Ed decision, will advise teachers to teach all sections of the current curriculum
  
2017 - 20188/16/2018 1:22 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/13/2018No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has strongly denounced the Ontario government’s decision to repeal the updated 2015 sexual health curriculum...
ETFO denounces government Sex Ed decision, will advise teachers to teach all sections of the current curriculumETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has strongly denounced the Ontario government’s decision to repeal the updated 2015 sexual health curriculum ...
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ETFO Annual Meeting August 13-16, repeal of Sex-Ed a key focus.aspxETFO Annual Meeting August 13-16, repeal of Sex-Ed a key focus
  
2017 - 20188/16/2018 10:21 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/10/2018No
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Upwards of 1,000 public elementary school teachers and education professionals will attend the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) in Toronto starting Monday at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
Media Advisory: ETFO Annual Meeting August 13-16, repeal of Sex-Ed a key focusETFO Media Release Page
Upwards of 1,000 public elementary school teachers and education professionals will attend the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) in Toronto starting Monday at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
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Repeal of current Phys Ed and Health Curriculum puts students at risk.aspxRepeal of current Phys Ed and Health Curriculum puts students at risk
  
2017 - 20188/13/2018 5:31 PMsmau
7/11/2018No
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Students across Ontario will be put at risk with the Ford government’s repeal of Ontario’s current Physical Education and Health Curriculum and return to a severely out-dated 1998 curriculum, says ETFO.
Repeal of current Phys Ed and Health Curriculum puts students at riskETFO Media Release Page
Students across Ontario will be put at risk with the Ford government’s repeal of Ontario’s current Physical Education and Health Curriculum and replacement of a severely out-dated 1998 curriculum, says ETFO.
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Ford government prioritizes big business over students and crumbling schools.aspxFord government prioritizes big business over students and crumbling schools
  
2017 - 20188/13/2018 3:23 PMsmau
7/10/2018No
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With the cancellation of both Ontario’s cap and trade program and a $100 million school repair fund that was to be paid for by the environmental program, the Doug Ford government has made it clear that it favours big business ...
Ford government prioritizes big business over students and crumbling schoolsETFO Media Release Page
With the cancellation of both Ontario’s cap and trade program and a $100 million school repair fund that was to be paid for by the environmental program, the Doug Ford government has made it clear that it favours big business...
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Ford government's 'pause' of Indigenous curriculum team very concerning.aspxFord government's 'pause' of Indigenous curriculum team very concerning
  
2017 - 20188/10/2018 11:28 AMAida Azarakhsh
7/9/2018No
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The Ford Conservative government's abrupt pause of an Indigenous writing team working to develop learning activities to assist educators authentically represent FNMI realities is very concerning, according to ETFO.
Ford government's 'pause' of Indigenous curriculum team very concerningETFO Media Release Page
The Ford Conservative government's abrupt pause of an Indigenous writing team working to develop learning activities to assist educators authentically represent FNMI realities is very concerning, according to ETFO.
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ETFO welcomes new Education Minister Lisa Thompson.aspxETFO welcomes new Education Minister Lisa Thompson
  
2017 - 20187/11/2018 9:05 PMsmau
6/29/2018No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) congratulates Lisa Thompson on her appointment as Ontario’s new Minister of Education.
ETFO welcomes new Education Minister Lisa ThompsonETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) congratulates Lisa Thompson on her appointment as Ontario’s new Minister of Education.
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ETFO - Growing gaps in elementary education point to need to fix Ontarios education funding formula.aspxETFO - Growing gaps in elementary education point to need to fix Ontario’s education funding formula
  
2017 - 20187/10/2018 3:57 PMAida Azarakhsh
6/25/2018No
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From special education supports to guidance and specialist teachers and school fundraising, the latest People for Education annual report points to growing gaps in public elementary education that ...
ETFO - Growing gaps in elementary education point to need to fix Ontario’s education funding formulaETFO Media Release Page
From special education supports to guidance and specialist teachers and school fundraising, the latest People for Education annual report points to growing gaps in public elementary education that ...
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ETFO will continue to advocate for Ontario students, educators and public services in light of election.aspxETFO will continue to advocate for Ontario students, educators and public services in light of election
  
2017 - 20187/9/2018 8:38 PMsmau
6/8/2018No
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While the newly elected Progressive Conservative government has come to office without a fully costed platform leading to many uncertainties, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) ...
ETFO will continue to advocate for Ontario students, educators and public services in light of electionETFO Media Release Page
While the newly elected Progressive Conservative government has come to office without a fully costed platform leading to many uncertainties, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) ...
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ETFO welcomes Human Rights Tribunal decision that benefits can't be denied to employees after they turn 65 on basis of age.aspxETFO welcomes Human Rights Tribunal decision that benefits can’t be denied to employees after they turn 65 on basis of age
  
2017 - 20187/3/2018 10:07 AMAida Azarakhsh
6/4/2018No
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A decision by the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal that the denial of benefits to employees over age 65 on the basis of age is unconstitutional was welcomed today by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO), an intervenor in the case.
ETFO welcomes Human Rights Tribunal decision that benefits can't be denied to employees after they turn 65 on basis of ageETFO Media Release Page
A decision by the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal that the denial of benefits to employees over age 65 on the basis of age is unconstitutional was welcomed today by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO), an intervenor in the case.
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ETFO - Ford gets a failing grade when it comes to promises for education.aspxETFO: Ford gets a failing grade when it comes to promises for education
  
2017 - 20186/25/2018 2:46 PMAida Azarakhsh
6/1/2018No
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Doug Ford has received a failing grade from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) for offering nothing that will improve education in Ontario.
ETFO: Ford gets a failing grade when it comes to promises for educationETFO Media Release Page
Doug Ford has received a failing grade from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) for offering nothing that will improve education in Ontario.
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ETFO - Supporting the NDP and change that works for majority of Ontarians.aspxETFO: Supporting the NDP and change that works for majority of Ontarians
  
2017 - 20187/3/2018 10:02 AMAida Azarakhsh
5/10/2018No
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With Ontario voters appearing overwhelmingly to believe it’s time for change, ETFO is supporting change that works for people across the province promised by the New Democratic Party (NDP).
ETFO: Supporting the NDP and change that works for majority of OntariansETFO Media Release Page
With Ontario voters appearing overwhelmingly to believe it’s time for change, ETFO is supporting change that works for people across the province promised by the New Democratic Party (NDP).
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ETFO - Report on EQAO doesn’t go far enough; such testing should be abolished.aspxETFO: Report on EQAO doesn’t go far enough; such testing should be abolished
  
2017 - 20186/4/2018 2:32 PMsmau
4/25/2018No
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A report on EQAO testing by an Education Advisors’ panel does not go far enough in its recommendations, according to the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO).
ETFO Media Release Page
A report on EQAO testing by an Education Advisors’ panel does not go far enough in its recommendations, according to the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO).
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ETFO lauds Ontario NDP for promising to conduct a public review of the education funding formula.aspxETFO lauds Ontario NDP for promising to conduct a public review of the education funding formula
  
2017 - 20187/3/2018 10:03 AMAida Azarakhsh
4/17/2018No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) welcomes the Ontario New Democratic Party’s (NDP) election platform commitments, including a public review of the province’s education funding formula and an end to EQAO testing.
ETFO lauds Ontario NDP for promising to conduct a public review of the education funding formulaETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) welcomes the Ontario New Democratic Party’s (NDP) election platform commitments, including a public review of the province’s education funding formula and an end to EQAO testing.
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ETFO calls for end to EQAO, funding formula review to build better schools, and one secular school system.aspxETFO calls for end to EQAO, funding formula review to build better schools, and one secular school system
  
2017 - 20187/3/2018 10:04 AMAida Azarakhsh
4/16/2018No
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ETFO has released an updated version of its Building Better Schools education agenda outlining what needs to be done to meet the educational needs of all students.
ETFO calls for end to EQAO, funding formula review to build better schools, and one secular school systemETFO Media Release Page
has released an updated version of its Building Better Schools education agenda outlining what needs to be done to meet the educational needs of all students.
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ETFO, OSSTF file unfair labour practice complaints against Liberal Government.aspxETFO, OSSTF file unfair labour practice complaints against Liberal Government
  
2017 - 20187/3/2018 10:04 AMAida Azarakhsh
4/13/2018No
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ETFO and OSSTF are filing unfair labour practice complaints with the Ontario Labour Relations Board against the Government of Ontario.
ETFO, OSSTF file unfair labour practice complaints against Liberal GovernmentETFO Media Release Page
ETFO and OSSTF are filing unfair labour practice complaints with the Ontario Labour Relations Board against the Government of Ontario.
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ETFO - Ontario budget a desperate attempt by Liberals as election looms.aspxETFO: Ontario budget a desperate attempt by Liberals as election looms
  
2017 - 20187/3/2018 10:05 AMAida Azarakhsh
3/28/2018No
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While the budget promises additional supports for students with special needs, it falls short of addressing critical structural issues with the province's education funding formula, according to ETFO.
ETFO: Ontario budget a desperate attempt by Liberals as election loomsETFO Media Release Page
While the budget promises additional supports for students with special needs, it falls short of addressing critical structural issues with the province's education funding formula, according to ETFO.
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Lack of Support for Elementary-Aged Children's Mental Health Care in Government Announcement a Missed Opportunity.aspxLack of Support for Elementary-Aged Children's Mental Health Care in Government Announcement a Missed Opportunity
  
2017 - 20184/16/2018 10:01 AMsmau
3/21/2018No
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ETFO is questioning why the government has not placed greater emphasis on elementary-aged children in today’s announcement on mental health care.
ETFO Media Release Page
ETFO is questioning why the government has not placed greater emphasis on elementary-aged children in today’s announcement on mental health care.
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ETFO - Educators must intensify efforts to fight waves of continuing racism.aspxETFO: Educators must intensify efforts to fight waves of continuing racism
  
2017 - 20184/13/2018 11:08 AMsmau
3/20/2018No
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On the eve of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, ETFO is calling on educators and others to intensify efforts to fight waves of continuing racism at home and abroad.
ETFO Media Release Page
On the eve of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, ETFO is calling on educators and others to intensify efforts to fight waves of continuing racism at home and abroad.
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ETFO welcomes new policy and guidelines supporting fair use of copyright- protected materials for classroom learning.aspxETFO welcomes new policy and guidelines supporting fair use of copyright- protected materials for classroom learning
  
2017 - 20183/28/2018 7:01 PMsmau
3/7/2018No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) welcomes the policy statement and guidelines on copyright issued by Canadian education ministers today which support fair use of copyright-protected materials for classroom learning.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) welcomes the policy statement and guidelines on copyright issued by Canadian education ministers today which support fair use of copyright-protected materials for classroom learning.
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Statement from ETFO President Sam Hammond “Students, teachers need mass support to change U-S- gun laws”.aspxStatement from ETFO President Sam Hammond: “Students, teachers need mass support to change U.S. gun laws”
  
2017 - 20183/22/2018 8:32 AMsmau
2/26/2018No
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“The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) supports the call from American youth in the battle to change gun laws in the United States (US) and eradicate shootings in schools.
ETFO Media Release Page
“The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) supports the call from American youth in the battle to change gun laws in the United States (US) and eradicate shootings in schools.
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ETFO extremely concerned at loss of 11,000 mainly non-Catholic students from public education system to Catholic schools.aspxETFO extremely concerned at loss of 11,000 mainly non-Catholic students from public education system to Catholic schools
  
2017 - 20183/20/2018 8:26 AMsmau
2/16/2018No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is extremely concerned at the loss of 11,000 mainly non-Catholic students from the public education system to Catholic schools.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is extremely concerned at the loss of 11,000 mainly non-Catholic students from the public education system to Catholic schools.
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New ETFO Black Canadian curriculum resource will help teachers move beyond Eurocentric curriculum.aspxNew ETFO Black Canadian curriculum resource will help teachers move beyond Eurocentric curriculum
  
2017 - 20183/7/2018 4:30 PMAida Azarakhsh
1/29/2018No
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ETFO has released a new Black Canadian curriculum resource to encourage elementary teachers to be more inclusive of Black studies in classrooms throughout the year.
ETFO Media Release Page
ETFO has released a new Black Canadian curriculum resource to encourage elementary teachers to be more inclusive of Black studies in classrooms throughout the year.
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ETFO members survey shows violence pervasive in schools.aspxETFO members' survey shows violence pervasive in schools
  
2017 - 20182/26/2018 3:36 PMAida Azarakhsh
1/23/2018No
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Seventy per cent of ETFO members say they have personally experienced violence or have witnessed violence in schools, according to an independent survey conducted for the Federation in November.
ETFO members' survey shows violence pervasive in schoolsETFO Media Release Page
Seventy per cent of ETFO members say they have personally experienced violence or have witnessed violence in schools, according to an independent survey conducted for the Federation in November.
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ETFO supports Auditor Generals call to review the education funding formula.aspxETFO supports Auditor General's call to review the education funding formula
  
2017 - 20182/16/2018 2:49 PMsmau
12/7/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) supports the call by Ontario’s Auditor General for a review of Ontario’s education funding formula to ensure that it is meeting the needs of students.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) supports the call by Ontario’s Auditor General for a review of Ontario’s education funding formula to ensure that it is meeting the needs of students.
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Ontario College of Teachers empire building beyond its mandate with successive fee increases for members.aspxOntario College of Teachers 'empire building' beyond its mandate with successive fee increases for members
  
2017 - 20181/29/2018 11:43 AMsmau
12/6/2017No
2
The Ontario College of Teachers, the regulatory body that governs the teaching profession, is about to vote on yet another excessive membership fee increase to pay for activities that extend beyond its mandate.
Ontario College of Teachers 'empire building' beyond its mandate with successive fee increases for membersETFO Media Release Page
The Ontario College of Teachers, the regulatory body that governs the teaching profession, is about to vote on yet another excessive membership fee increase to pay for activities that extend beyond its mandate.
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ETFO - Prime Minister sends a message that LGBTQ people must be treated with equality and dignity.aspxETFO - Prime Minister sends a message that LGBTQ people must be treated with equality and dignity
  
2017 - 20181/23/2018 1:54 PMAida Azarakhsh
11/28/2017No
2
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s apology for historical government persecution and prosecution of sexual minorities is a welcome sign not just for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer or questioning (LGBTQ) people but for all of society.
ETFO - Prime Minister sends a message that LGBTQ people must be treated with equality and dignityETFO Media Release Page
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s apology for historical government persecution and prosecution of sexual minorities is a welcome sign not just for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer or questioning (LGBTQ) people but for all of society.
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ETFO says U-S- Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has lots to learn from Ontario visit.aspxETFO says U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has lots to learn from Ontario visit
  
2017 - 201812/7/2017 4:55 PMAida Azarakhsh
10/3/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) questions the purpose of U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ visit to Ontario.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) questions the purpose of U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ visit to Ontario.
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ETFO renews calls for government to address extreme temperatures in schools.aspxETFO renews calls for government to address extreme temperatures in schools
  
2017 - 201812/6/2017 4:41 PMAida Azarakhsh
9/25/2017No
As southern Ontario temperatures soar, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is renewing calls for the government to address extreme heat and humidity conditions in elementary schools.
ETFO Media Release Page
As southern Ontario temperatures soar, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is renewing calls for the government to address extreme heat and humidity conditions in elementary schools.
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ETFO Joins Call for Resignation of Senator Lynn Beyak from Conservative Caucus.aspxETFO joins call for resignation of Senator Lynn Beyak from Conservative caucus
  
2017 - 201811/28/2017 1:49 PMsmau
9/21/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) joins calls from Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde that Conservative Senator Lynn Beyak should resign or be expelled from caucus by the Conservative Leader.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) joins calls from Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde that Conservative Senator Lynn Beyak should resign or be expelled from caucus by the Conservative Leader.
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ETFO passes motion to rename buildings named after Sir John A- Macdonald.aspxETFO passes motion to rename buildings named after Sir John A. Macdonald
  
2016 - 201710/3/2017 2:18 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/24/2017No
Delegates to the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) Annual Meeting last week approved a motion that ETFO call upon all school boards to rename schools and buildings named after Sir John A. Macdonald.
ETFO Media Release Page
Delegates to the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) Annual Meeting last week approved a motion that ETFO call upon all school boards to rename schools and buildings named after Sir John A. Macdonald.
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Niagara teacher Sharon Aloian receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxNiagara teacher Sharon Aloian receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2016 - 20178/24/2017 2:29 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/17/2017No
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Sharon Aloian, a former teacher and president of the Niagara Elementary Teacher Local was honoured by her colleagues last night when she received an Honorary Life Member Award from the ...
ETFO Media Release Page
Sharon Aloian, a former teacher and president of the Niagara Elementary Teacher Local was honoured by her colleagues last night when she received an Honorary Life Member Award from the ...
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Trillium Lakelands teacher Steve Colliver receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxTrillium Lakelands teacher Steve Colliver receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2016 - 20179/22/2017 11:12 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/17/2017No
Steve Colliver, a former teacher and president of the Trillium Lakelands Teacher Local was honoured by his colleagues last night when he received an Honorary Life Member Award from the ...
ETFO Media Release Page
Steve Colliver, a former teacher and president of the Trillium Lakelands Teacher Local was honoured by his colleagues last night when he received an Honorary Life Member Award from the ...
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Simcoe County teacher local president Janet Bigham receives prestigious ETFO President’s Award.aspxSimcoe County teacher local president Janet Bigham receives prestigious ETFO President’s Award
  
2016 - 20179/25/2017 4:40 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/17/2017No
Simcoe County Teacher Local President Janet Bigham received the prestigious annual President’s Award at the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario’s (ETFO) Annual Meeting today.
ETFO Media Release Page
Simcoe County Teacher Local President Janet Bigham received the prestigious annual President’s Award at the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario’s (ETFO) Annual Meeting today.
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Sam Hammond re-elected President of ETFO.aspxSam Hammond re-elected President of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 1:43 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Sam Hammond was re-elected president of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) at its Annual Meeting today for a fifth term. He has served as ETFO president since 2009.
ETFO Media Release Page
Sam Hammond was re-elected president of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) at its Annual Meeting today for a fifth term. He has served as ETFO president since 2009.
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Toronto teacher Karen Campbell elected First Vice-President of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxToronto teacher Karen Campbell elected First Vice-President of Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 2:38 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Toronto teacher Karen Campbell was elected first vice-president of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto. Campbell has served as ETFO vice-president (female) since 2015.
ETFO Media Release Page
Toronto teacher Karen Campbell was elected first vice-president of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto. Campbell has served as ETFO vice-president (female) since 2015.
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Bluewater teacher Nancy Lawler re-elected Vice-President of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxBluewater teacher Nancy Lawler re-elected Vice-President of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:36 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Bluewater teacher Nancy Lawler was re-elected vice-president of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto. Lawler was elected vice-president in 2015.
ETFO Media Release Page
Bluewater teacher Nancy Lawler was re-elected vice-president of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto. Lawler was elected vice-president in 2015.
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Ontario North East teacher Monica Rusnak elected Vice-President of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxOntario North East teacher Monica Rusnak elected Vice-President of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:36 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Monica Rusnak, president of the ETFO Ontario North East Teacher Local, was elected vice-president (female) of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto.
ETFO Media Release Page
Monica Rusnak, president of the ETFO Ontario North East Teacher Local, was elected vice-president (female) of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Upper Canada occasional teacher Diane Dewing re-elected as ETFOs representative to Ontario Teachers Federation.aspxUpper Canada occasional teacher Diane Dewing re-elected as ETFO’s representative to Ontario Teachers’ Federation
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:37 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Today, delegates to the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) re-elected Diane Dewing to be their representative at the Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF).
ETFO Media Release Page
Today, delegates to the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) re-elected Diane Dewing to be their representative at the Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF).
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Upper Grand teacher Gundi Barbour elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxUpper Grand teacher Gundi Barbour elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:08 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
Gundi Barbour, an Upper Grand teacher and president of the Upper Grand Teacher Local, was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
ETFO Media Release Page
Gundi Barbour, an Upper Grand teacher and president of the Upper Grand Teacher Local, was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
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Greater Essex teacher Adelina Cecchin re-elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxGreater Essex teacher Adelina Cecchin re-elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:12 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
Adelina Cecchin, president of the Greater Essex County ETFO Teacher Local, was re-elected today to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO). Cecchin (pronounced Chekeen) ...
ETFO Media Release Page
Adelina Cecchin, president of the Greater Essex County ETFO Teacher Local, was re-elected today to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO). Cecchin (pronounced Chekeen) ....
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Peel teacher Gail Bannister-Clarke re-elected to Executive of the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxPeel teacher Gail Bannister-Clarke re-elected to Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:15 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
Gail Bannister-Clarke, a vice-president of the ETFO Peel Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
ETFO Media Release Page
Gail Bannister-Clarke, a vice-president of the ETFO Peel Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
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Waterloo Region teacher Nathan Core re-elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxWaterloo Region teacher Nathan Core re-elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:18 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
Nathan Core, president of the Waterloo Region Occasional Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today. Nathan was first elected to the ETFO provincial Executive in 2015.
ETFO Media Release Page
Nathan Core, president of the Waterloo Region Occasional Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today. Nathan was first elected to the ETFO provincial Executive in 2015.
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Durham teacher Mary Fowler elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxDurham teacher Mary Fowler elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:21 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
Mary Fowler, a Durham teacher and first vice-president of the ETFO Durham Teacher Local, was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
ETFO Media Release Page
Mary Fowler, a Durham teacher and first vice-president of the ETFO Durham Teacher Local, was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
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Toronto teacher Joy Lachica elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxToronto teacher Joy Lachica elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 5:23 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
Joy Lachica, a Toronto teacher and executive officer of the Elementary Teachers of Toronto Local, was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
ETFO Media Release Page
Joy Lachica, a Toronto teacher and executive officer of the Elementary Teachers of Toronto Local, was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
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Durham teacher David Mastin re-elected to Executive of the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxDurham teacher David Mastin re-elected to Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/17/2017 10:23 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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David Mastin, president of the Durham Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto.
ETFO Media Release Page
David Mastin, president of the Durham Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today at the Federation’s Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Greater Essex County teacher Mario Spagnuolo elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxGreater Essex County teacher Mario Spagnuolo elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/17/2017 10:24 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Mario Spagnuolo, a teacher and first vice-president of the Greater Essex County teacher local was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
ETFO Media Release Page
Mario Spagnuolo, a teacher and first vice-president of the Greater Essex County teacher local was elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today.
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Waterloo Region teacher Greg Weiler re-elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario.aspxWaterloo Region teacher Greg Weiler re-elected to Executive of Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
  
2016 - 20178/17/2017 12:09 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2017No
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Greg Weiler, a Waterloo Region teacher and president of the ETFO Waterloo Region Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today. Weiler has served on ETFO’s provincial Executive since 2015.
ETFO Media Release Page
Greg Weiler, a Waterloo Region teacher and president of the ETFO Waterloo Region Teacher Local, was re-elected to the Executive of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today. Weiler has served on ETFO’s provincial Executive since 2015.
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Lakehead teacher Lisa Dampier wins ETFO Anti-Bias Award.aspxLakehead teacher Lisa Dampier wins ETFO Anti-Bias Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 1:38 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Lakehead teacher Lisa Dampier with its 2017 Anti-Bias Award for her work in teaching global citizenship and social justice to grades 7 and 8 students.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Lakehead teacher Lisa Dampier with its 2017 Anti-Bias Award for her work in teaching global citizenship and social justice to grades 7 and 8 students.
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Toronto teacher Patricia Heath wins ETFO Arts and Culture Award.aspxToronto teacher Patricia Heath wins ETFO Arts and Culture Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 1:47 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Patricia Heath with its 2017 Arts and Culture Award for her leadership in school music and community choir concerts.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Patricia Heath with its 2017 Arts and Culture Award for her leadership in school music and community choir concerts.
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Peel teacher Natasha Henry wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award.aspxPeel teacher Natasha Henry wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 9:40 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Peel occasional teacher Natasha Henry with its 2017 Curriculum Development Award for her extensive classroom resources for Black History Month.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Peel occasional teacher Natasha Henry with its 2017 Curriculum Development Award for her extensive classroom resources for Black History Month.
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Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award.aspxDurham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 1:58 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton with its 2017 Curriculum Development Award - Women’s Program for her teacher resource Experimental Practices Through...
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton with its 2017 Curriculum Development Award - Women’s Program for her teacher resource Experimental Practices Through...
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Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Lana Maingot receives ETFO Environmental Education Award.aspxKawartha Pine Ridge teacher Lana Maingot receives ETFO Environmental Education Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 2:02 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2017 Environmental Education Award to Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Lana Maingot for organizing her students and community to develop a “pollination station” garden for bees.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2017 Environmental Education Award to Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Lana Maingot for organizing her students and community to develop a “pollination station” garden for bees.
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Ontario North East teacher Lindsay Leonard receives ETFO Humanitarian Award.aspxOntario North East teacher Lindsay Leonard receives ETFO Humanitarian Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 2:05 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2017 Humanitarian Award to Ontario North East teacher Lindsay Leonard for establishing a Fort Albany First Nations Youth Initiative focused on hockey.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2017 Humanitarian Award to Ontario North East teacher Lindsay Leonard for establishing a Fort Albany First Nations Youth Initiative focused on hockey.
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Upper Grand teacher Gordon Dunbar receives ETFO Rainbow Visions Award.aspxUpper Grand teacher Gordon Dunbar receives ETFO Rainbow Visions Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 2:09 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Upper Grand teacher Gordon Dunbar with its 2017 Rainbow Visions Award for his work QueerBio.com, a definitive online biographical reference source for the...
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Upper Grand teacher Gordon Dunbar with its 2017 Rainbow Visions Award for his work QueerBio.com, a definitive online biographical reference source for the...
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Toronto teacher Amanda Yuill receives ETFO Writers Award.aspxToronto teacher Amanda Yuill receives ETFO Writer’s Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 2:14 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Amanda Yuill with its 2017 Writer’s Award for her book Substitute Teaching? Everything You Need to Know To Get The Students On Your Side And Teach Them Too!
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Amanda Yuill with its 2017 Writer’s Award for her book Substitute Teaching? Everything You Need to Know To Get The Students On Your Side And Teach Them Too!
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Toronto teacher Martha Davis wins ETFO Writers Award.aspxToronto teacher Martha Davis wins ETFO Writer’s Award
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 2:20 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Martha Davis with its 2017 Writer’s Award - Women’s Program for her book Troll with a Goal.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Martha Davis with its 2017 Writer’s Award - Women’s Program for her book Troll with a Goal.
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Bluewater Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement Award.aspxBluewater Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement Award
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 11:34 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Bluewater Occasional Teacher Local with its 2017 Member Service and Engagement Award.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Bluewater Occasional Teacher Local with its 2017 Member Service and Engagement Award.
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Simcoe County teacher Jennifer Elliott wins ETFO Health and Safety Award.aspxSimcoe County teacher Jennifer Elliott wins ETFO Health and Safety Award
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 11:34 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Simcoe County teacher Jennifer Elliott with its 2017 Health and Safety Activist Award for her advocacy work in making schools safer.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Simcoe County teacher Jennifer Elliott with its 2017 Health and Safety Activist Award for her advocacy work in making schools safer.
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Peel teacher Lucy Wolverton wins ETFO Outstanding Role Model for Women Award.aspxPeel teacher Lucy Wolverton wins ETFO Outstanding Role Model for Women Award
  
2016 - 20178/16/2017 1:43 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/15/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Peel occasional teacher Lucy Wolverton with its 2017 Outstanding Role Model for Women Award for her work in mentoring other women to take on financial responsibilities within her local.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Peel occasional teacher Lucy Wolverton with its 2017 Outstanding Role Model for Women Award for her work in mentoring other women to take on financial responsibilities within her local.
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ETFO issues seven recommendations to fix Ontarios Education Funding Formula.aspx
Checked Out To: smauETFO issues seven recommendations to fix Ontarios Education Funding Formula.aspx
Checked Out To: smauETFO issues seven recommendations to fix Ontario’s Education Funding Formula
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 3:02 PMAida Azarakhshsmau8/14/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today released seven recommendations to fix Ontario’s education funding formula that has been shortchanging students for 20 years.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today released seven recommendations to fix Ontario’s education funding formula that has been shortchanging students for 20 years.
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Bill 148 must be amended to assure workers rights- ETFO.aspxBill 148 must be amended to assure workers’ rights- ETFO
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 3:02 PMAida Azarakhsh
7/21/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) added its voice to the Ontario Federation of Labour’s (OFL) call for the government to amend Bill 148 to protect workers.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) added its voice to the Ontario Federation of Labour’s (OFL) call for the government to amend Bill 148 to protect workers.
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ETFO calls for more front line supports for children with behavioural challenges starting in September.aspxETFO calls for more front line supports for children with behavioural challenges starting in September
  
2016 - 20178/15/2017 3:10 PMAida Azarakhsh
6/21/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) continued to press for action to reduce violent incidents in schools by calling on the government to increase front line supports this September for children with behavioural challenges.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) continued to press for action to reduce violent incidents in schools by calling on the government to increase front line supports this September for children with behavioural challenges.
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ETFO to return to court to seek fair remedy for loss of rights under Bill 115.aspxETFO to return to court to seek fair remedy for loss of rights under Bill 115
  
2016 - 20178/14/2017 12:11 PMAida Azarakhsh
6/15/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will return to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice to seek a fair remedy for losses incurred by its members due to the imposition of Bill 115.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will return to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice to seek a fair remedy for losses incurred by its members due to the imposition of Bill 115.
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Minimum wage hike, direction of labour reforms a win for workers.aspxMinimum wage hike, direction of labour reforms a win for workers
  
2016 - 20177/25/2017 11:22 AMAida Azarakhsh
5/31/2017No
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Along with raising the minimum wage to $15 in 2019, the Ontario government is on the right track to creating better working conditions through its proposed changes to the province’s labour and employment laws, according ...
Minimum wage hike, direction of labour reforms a win for workersETFO Media Release Page
Along with raising the minimum wage to $15 in 2019, the Ontario government is on the right track to creating better working conditions through its proposed changes to the province’s labour and employment laws, according to...
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Changing Workplaces Review - government must act on recommendations and omissions.aspxChanging Workplaces Review - government must act on recommendations and omissions
  
2016 - 20176/20/2017 3:02 PMsmau
5/24/2017No
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ETFO Media Release Page
While Ontario’s Changing Workplaces Review proposes improvements to workers’ rights, the review fails to address fundamental reforms sought by organized labour, according to the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO).
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ETFO welcomes renewed focus on public services including education in 2017 Ontario budget.aspxETFO welcomes renewed focus on public services including education in 2017 Ontario budget
  
2016 - 20176/15/2017 11:02 AMsmau
4/27/2017No
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ETFO Media Release Page
Today, after years of austerity budgets, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) welcomed a renewed focus on public services in Ontario’s 2017 budget.
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ETFO supports OFL call to ensure all jobs in Ontario are decent jobs.aspxETFO supports OFL call to ensure all jobs in Ontario are decent jobs
  
2016 - 20176/15/2017 11:20 AMsmau
4/25/2017No
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ETFO Media Release Page
Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) stands with the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) in calling for the Ontario government to make all jobs in Ontario decent jobs.
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Government makes good on increases in Special Education funding negotiated by ETFO.aspxGovernment makes good on increases in Special Education funding negotiated by ETFO
  
2016 - 20175/25/2017 9:51 AMsmau
4/13/2017No
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ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is pleased that the Ontario government’s 2017 Grants for Student Needs (GSNs) reflect an agreement for ....
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ETFO backs call for more support for students with autism.aspxETFO backs call for more support for students with autism
  
2016 - 20175/3/2017 11:53 AMAida Azarakhsh
4/5/2017No
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) supports the Ontario Autism Coalition’s call for the province to step up support for students with autism and special education needs.
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ETFO supports Peel Board in standing firm against Islamophobia.aspxETFO supports Peel Board in standing firm against Islamophobia
  
2016 - 20174/20/2017 2:26 PMsmau
3/30/2017No
ETFO Media Release Page
The eruption of Islamophobic behaviour aimed at the Peel District School Board is unfortunate and has obscured the fact that religious accommodation in schools is required under the Ontario Human Rights Code.
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ETFO working to help ensure women move into positions of power.aspxETFO working to help ensure women move into positions of power
  
2016 - 20175/3/2017 11:54 AMAida Azarakhsh
3/6/2017No
ETFO Media Release Page
As the world marks International Women’s Day on March 8th, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is working to help ensure more women are at political decision-making tables in Canada and globally.
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More supports for students achieved with extension of collective agreements ratified by ETFO members.aspxMore supports for students achieved with extension of collective agreements ratified by ETFO members
  
2016 - 20174/20/2017 2:28 PMsmau
3/4/2017No
ETFO Media Release Page
ETFO members have voted to ratify settlements reached with the Government of Ontario, the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association and the Counsel of Trustees’ Associations to extend their 2014-2017 collective agreements by two years to 2019.
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ETFO reaches tentative settlements to extend 2014-2017 collective agreements.aspxETFO reaches tentative settlements to extend 2014-2017 collective agreements
  
2016 - 20175/10/2017 8:53 AMsmau
2/2/2017No
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ETFO Media Release Page
ETFO has reached tentative extension agreements with the Government of Ontario, the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association and the Counsel of Trustees’ Associations to extend its 2014-2017 collective agreements.
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Black advocacy, efforts to challenge racism a job for all including educators.aspxBlack advocacy, efforts to challenge racism a job for all including educators
  
2016 - 20175/10/2017 9:00 AMsmau
1/31/2017No
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Beyond celebrating Black History Month in February, challenging Black racism is a job for everyone who believes in an inclusive society and that task starts with education.
ETFO Media Release Page
Beyond celebrating Black History Month in February, challenging Black racism is a job for everyone who believes in an inclusive society and that task starts with education.
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ETFO-issue-call-to-action-to-address-violent-incidents-in-schools.aspxETFO issues call to action to address violent incidents in schools
  
2016 - 20175/10/2017 9:04 AMsmau
1/17/2017No
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The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today released a call to action to address the critical lack of support for students facing serious behavioural issues that can lead to violent incidents in classrooms.
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) today released a call to action to address the critical lack of support for students facing serious behavioural issues that can lead to violent incidents in classrooms.
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ETFO urges organizations to embrace Trans policies as part of Transgender Day of Remembrance.aspxETFO urges organizations to embrace Trans policies as part of Transgender Day of Remembrance
  
2016 - 20175/3/2017 11:57 AMAida Azarakhsh
11/16/2016No
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Ahead of the International Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 20th, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is urging organizations to implement transgender policies in workplaces to recognize the rights of transgender people.
ETFO Media Release Page
Ahead of the International Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 20th, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is urging organizations to implement transgender policies in workplaces to recognize the rights of transgender people.
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Heat and humidity negatively impacting teaching, learning conditions in public elementary school classrooms.aspxHeat and humidity negatively impacting teaching, learning conditions in public elementary school classrooms
  
2016 - 20175/3/2017 11:58 AMAida Azarakhsh
9/8/2016No
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Heat and humidity in public elementary school classrooms are having an increasingly negative impact on teaching and learning conditions as well as school safety according to the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO).
ETFO Media Release Page
Heat and humidity in public elementary school classrooms are having an increasingly negative impact on teaching and learning conditions as well as school safety according to the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO).
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ETFO members take to streets to advocate for fairness for all working people.aspxETFO members take to streets to advocate for fairness for all working people
  
2016 - 20173/22/2018 5:20 AMsmau
9/2/2016No
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This Monday thousands of members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will take to streets across the province to celebrate and advocate for fairness for all working people. This year’s Labour Day theme is “We Stand for Fairness”.
ETFO Media Release Page
This Monday thousands of members of the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will take to streets across the province to celebrate and advocate for fairness for all working people. This year's Labour Day theme is 'We Stand for Fairness'.
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Former Hamilton-Wentworth teacher Jim White receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxFormer Hamilton-Wentworth teacher Jim White receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2015 - 20165/3/2017 11:59 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/18/2016No
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ETFO Media Release Page
Jim White, a former local president of the Hamilton-Wentworth Elementary Teachers Local was honoured by his colleagues last night when he received an Honorary Life Member Award from the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Former KPR teacher Deb St. Amant receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxFormer KPR teacher Deb St. Amant receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2015 - 20165/3/2017 11:59 AMAida Azarakhsh
8/18/2016No
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ETFO Media Release Page
Deb St. Amant, a former teacher with Kawartha Pine Ridge Elementary Teacher Local was honoured by her colleagues last night when she received an Honorary Life Member Award from the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Mississaugas Bernard Rolston receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award.aspxMississauga's Bernard Rolston receives ETFO Honorary Life Member Award
  
2015 - 20165/3/2017 12:01 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/18/2016No
ETFO Media Release Page
Bernard Rolston, who served teacher federations for 46 years after arriving as an immigrant from Barbados, was honoured by his colleagues last night when he received an Honorary Life Member Award from ETFO at its Annual Meeting in Toronto.
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Thames Valley Occasional Teacher Local president Terry Card receives prestigious ETFO Presidents Award.aspxThames Valley Occasional Teacher Local president Terry Card receives prestigious ETFO President's Award
  
2015 - 20165/3/2017 12:01 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/17/2016No
ETFO Media Release Page
Thames Valley Occasional Teacher Local President Terry Card received the prestigious annual President's Award at the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario's (ETFO) Annual Meeting today.
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Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Writers Award.aspxDurham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Writer's Award
  
2015 - 20165/3/2017 12:01 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2016No
ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton with its 2016 Writer's Award - Women's Program for her work in inspiring teachers to forge new approaches to music education.
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Bluewater occasional teacher Andrew Chittka wins ETFO New Member Award.aspxBluewater occasional teacher Andrew Chittka wins ETFO New Member Award
  
2015 - 20165/3/2017 12:02 PMAida Azarakhsh
8/16/2016No
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ETFO Media Release Page
The Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Andrew Chittka, President of the Bluewater Occasional Teachers Local, with its 2016 New Member Award.
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