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ETFO celebrates Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day

10/21/2021

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News Releases

ETFO celebrates World Teachers’ Day

10/05/2021

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Statements

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation an opportunity to reflect on harmful legacy of residential schools

9/30/2021

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Statements

Ontario’s teacher unions respond to government’s refusal to fund proposal to combat systemic racism

9/28/2021

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About Us

About Us

ETFO represents approximately 83,000 members that include public elementary teachers, occasional teachers, education support personnel, professional support personnel and designated early childhood educators. ETFO provides protective and professional services for members and promotes equity and social justice within the education system and the broader society. ETFO is a social justice and equity seeking organization.

Upcoming Events

Nov

01

A week to recognize the importance of treaties and increase awareness of the treaty relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities in Ontario.

Nov

01

All Saints Day

Nov

01

Samhain (Wicca/Pagan)

Nov

04

Diwali (Hinduism/Jainism/Sikhism)

Nov

05

An Ounce of Prevention Kindergarten: Supporting Positive Relationships in the Kindergarten Program

Nov

06

Birth of the Bá’b (Bahá’i)

Nov

07

Birth of Bahá'u'lláh (Bahá’i)

Nov

09

Mobilizing for Justice, Session 1 of 2

Nov

09

Executive Meeting

Nov

10

Executive Meeting

Nov

11

Remembrance Day

Nov

11

Executive Meeting
ETFO Action

ETFO Action

As the largest education union in Canada, ETFO actively supports and works with teacher federations, the Ontario Federation of Labour and Canadian Labour Congress to promote union and workers' rights and to advance a social justice agenda, including advocating for progressive policies to counter income inequality as well as promoting strong public services.