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The Globe and Mail
Ontario Catholic teachers to see pay raise in tentative deal with provinceOntario Catholic teachers have reached a tentative deal that offers the same 2.
Ontario Catholic teachers to see pay raise in tentative deal with province
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Ontario Catholic teachers have reached a tentative deal that offers the same 2.5-per-cent raise the province’s public high school teachers negotiated two weeks ago, according to a summary obtained by The Globe and Mail. However, it’s the victories... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo school superintendent promises ‘a system reboot’‘Change management’ “I’m working on the staffing of Central Office and making
Buffalo school superintendent promises ‘a system reboot’
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
‘Change management’ “I’m working on the staffing of Central Office and making sure it’s an effective organization,” he said. “It has not been effective, in my mind, to get the results it has gotten over this long time.” Instead of having multiple... Read more
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The Tyee
Raffi vs. Maclean's: Election Coverage Will Never Be the Same'Democracy is not a spectator sport,' says Raffi Cavoukian, right, seen here wi
Raffi vs. Maclean's: Election Coverage Will Never Be the Same
The Tyee / Posted 12 hours ago
'Democracy is not a spectator sport,' says Raffi Cavoukian, right, seen here with recent Twitter sparring partner Paul Wells. Iconic children's entertainer Raffi isn't waiting by his Bananaphone for an apology call from Maclean's political... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Labour peace nearly there for education sectorSome worry about labour strife at area public and Catholic school boards has le
Labour peace nearly there for education sector
Sarnia Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
Some worry about labour strife at area public and Catholic school boards has lessened substantially with tentative deals being reached with two of three major teachers' unions. However, the Lambton Kent District School Board, along with other public... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Labour peace nearly there for education sectorSome worry about labour strife at area public and Catholic school boards has le
Labour peace nearly there for education sector
Chatham Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
Some worry about labour strife at area public and Catholic school boards has lessened substantially with tentative deals being reached with two of three major teachers' unions. However, the Lambton Kent District School Board, along with other public... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘This is a system reboot,’ says Buffalo’s new school superintendent‘Change management’ “I’m working on the staffing of Central Office and making
‘This is a system reboot,’ says Buffalo’s new school superintendent
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 hours ago
‘Change management’ “I’m working on the staffing of Central Office and making sure it’s an effective organization,” he said. “It has not been effective, in my mind, to get the results it has gotten over this long time.” Instead of having multiple... Read more
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The Sault Star
Education workers plan work actionAfter teachers’ union leaders endorsed tentative deals with the provincial gove
Education workers plan work action
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
After teachers’ union leaders endorsed tentative deals with the provincial government last week, and subsequently backed away from proposed job actions, the union that represents 55,000 Ontario education workers is threatening job actions when... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
ETFO’s muted pre-talks campaign is tellingIt is telling that, instead of calling on teachers and other education sector e
ETFO’s muted pre-talks campaign is telling
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted yesterday
It is telling that, instead of calling on teachers and other education sector employee groups it represents to travel, en masse, to Queen’s Park this week, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) instead put a message on its website... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Local talks next week for elementary teachers unionStew Slater St. Marys Journal Argus With the provincial leadership of the Ele
Local talks next week for elementary teachers union
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted yesterday
Stew Slater St. Marys Journal Argus With the provincial leadership of the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) union resuming talks today (Tuesday, Sept. 1) with representatives of the Ontario Public School Boards Association (OPSBA)... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
APS superintendent resigns, will receive $80K settlement plus salary through Oct.Updated: 08/31/2015 10:43 AM | Created: 08/27/2015 7:00 AM By: Elizabeth Reed,
APS superintendent resigns, will receive $80K settlement plus salary through Oct.
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
Updated: 08/31/2015 10:43 AM | Created: 08/27/2015 7:00 AM By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com The Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education voted to accept Superintendent Dr. Luis Valentino's voluntary resignation Monday. According to the voluntary... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Schools still face labour unrestThere may yet be labour peace in Ontario schools next week, but it may not be n
Schools still face labour unrest
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
There may yet be labour peace in Ontario schools next week, but it may not be neat and tidy. Two of the Big Three teachers’ union have reached tentative contract deals with the province and school boards. But the union for 55,000 support workers,... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Schools still face labour unrestThere may yet be labour peace in Ontario schools next week, but it may not be n
Schools still face labour unrest
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 days ago
There may yet be labour peace in Ontario schools next week, but it may not be neat and tidy. Two of the Big Three teachers’ union have reached tentative contract deals with the province and school boards. But the union for 55,000 support workers,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra could see boost in before and after school careMore Illawarra schools could soon have before- and after-school care, thanks to
Illawarra could see boost in before and after school care
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
More Illawarra schools could soon have before- and after-school care, thanks to extra funding on offer from the state government. More Illawarra schools could soon have before- and after-school care, thanks to extra funding on offer from the state... Read more
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Aliran Online
Bersih 4 - Numbers will be the deciding factorP Ramakrishan recalls a question a friend once posed: When the authorities draw
Bersih 4 - Numbers will be the deciding factor
Aliran Online / Posted 5 days ago
P Ramakrishan recalls a question a friend once posed: When the authorities draw a line and declare that you can’t cross it, what could happen when a million people cross the line? Determination is the key to all human success. And persistent... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
OSSTF tentative agreement updateA tentative deal reached last week between the Ontario Secondary School Teacher
OSSTF tentative agreement update
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 5 days ago
A tentative deal reached last week between the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation and province has led to higher hopes of the coming school year being free of labour disruptions. “As director (of education), I was less optimistic three... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
'It's very frustrating for our members'It's hard to negotiate at the bargaining table when nobody shows up. That's a
'It's very frustrating for our members'
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
It's hard to negotiate at the bargaining table when nobody shows up. That's a little how secretaries and education assistants say they are feeling after their meetings with the Ministry of Education have either been bumped, or not scheduled until... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
'It's very frustrating for our members'It's hard to negotiate at the bargaining table when nobody shows up. That's a
'It's very frustrating for our members'
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
It's hard to negotiate at the bargaining table when nobody shows up. That's a little how secretaries and education assistants say they are feeling after their meetings with the Ministry of Education have either been bumped, or not scheduled until... Read more
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The Telegraph
Teachers' cry for aid chokes cityBlock grant teachers stage a rally in front of the Assembly in Bhubaneswar on W
Teachers' cry for aid chokes city
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Block grant teachers stage a rally in front of the Assembly in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. Picture by Ashwinee Pati Bhubaneswar, Aug. 26: Teachers who bring discipline to classrooms threw traffic out of gear for nearly an hour at the Master Canteen... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Tentative deal reached with public high school teachers – Manitoulin ExpositorTORONTO—An 11th hour effort between the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Feder
Tentative deal reached with public high school teachers – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
TORONTO—An 11th hour effort between the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation (OSSTF) and the Ontario Public School Boards Association (OPSBA) cleared the logjams in labour negotiations that have lingered for over a year to produce a tentative... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Two down, one to goFears of an all-out war in the school system are beginning to be quelled after
Two down, one to go
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 7 days ago
Fears of an all-out war in the school system are beginning to be quelled after a second major teachers’ union reached a deal with the province, but the largest union is still holding out until talks resume Sept. 1. A clean slate for Ontario’s... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Tentative deal with Catholic teachers' unionThe Ontario government has reached a labour deal with another group of the prov
Tentative deal with Catholic teachers' union
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
The Ontario government has reached a labour deal with another group of the province's teachers. Education Minister Liz Sandals issued a statement Tuesday saying the province has struck a tentative agreement with the Ontario English Catholic Teachers... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Tentative deal with Catholic teachers' unionThe Ontario government has reached a labour deal with another group of the prov
Tentative deal with Catholic teachers' union
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
The Ontario government has reached a labour deal with another group of the province's teachers. Education Minister Liz Sandals issued a statement Tuesday saying the province has struck a tentative agreement with the Ontario English Catholic Teachers... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Tentative deal with Catholic teachers' unionThe Ontario government has reached a labour deal with another group of the prov
Tentative deal with Catholic teachers' union
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
The Ontario government has reached a labour deal with another group of the province's teachers. Education Minister Liz Sandals issued a statement Tuesday saying the province has struck a tentative agreement with the Ontario English Catholic Teachers... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
English Catholic teachers, province have dealTORONTO -- The Ontario's English Catholic Teachers Association is now the secon
English Catholic teachers, province have deal
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 days ago
TORONTO -- The Ontario's English Catholic Teachers Association is now the second big teachers' union to reach a tentative contract agreement with school boards in the past week. No details of the deal reached with English Catholic teachers on... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
English Catholic teachers, province have dealTORONTO -- The Ontario's English Catholic Teachers Association is now the secon
English Catholic teachers, province have deal
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 8 days ago
TORONTO -- The Ontario's English Catholic Teachers Association is now the second big teachers' union to reach a tentative contract agreement with school boards in the past week. No details of the deal reached with English Catholic teachers on... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Catholic teachers reach tentative dealAll Catholic school students can now think about packing their backpacks after
Catholic teachers reach tentative deal
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
All Catholic school students can now think about packing their backpacks after a tentative deal was reached between the union and the province on Tuesday. While the details of the agreement remain confidential, Ontario English Catholic Teachers'... Read more
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The Sault Star
Catholic teachers, province reach tentative dealOntario's English Catholic school teachers have reached a tentative contract ag
Catholic teachers, province reach tentative deal
The Sault Star / Posted 8 days ago
Ontario's English Catholic school teachers have reached a tentative contract agreement. As a result, the union's work-to-rule campaign has been suspended. No details are being released at this time. The deal is still pending ratification by OECTA... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Catholic teachers reach tentative dealAll Catholic school students can now think about packing their backpacks after
Catholic teachers reach tentative deal
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
All Catholic school students can now think about packing their backpacks after a tentative deal was reached between the union and the province on Tuesday. While the details of the agreement remain confidential, Ontario English Catholic Teachers'... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Catholic teachers reach tentative dealAll Catholic school students can now think about packing their backpacks after
Catholic teachers reach tentative deal
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 days ago
All Catholic school students can now think about packing their backpacks after a tentative deal was reached between the union and the province on Tuesday. While the details of the agreement remain confidential, Ontario English Catholic Teachers'... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ontario’s English Catholic teachers union, province reach tentative agreementOntario has reached a tentative agreement with the province’s 34,000 English Ca
Ontario’s English Catholic teachers union, province reach tentative agreement
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Ontario has reached a tentative agreement with the province’s 34,000 English Catholic teachers, averting job action shortly before the start of the fall semester. The deal with the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association comes mere days after... Read more
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Northern Star
Public education ForumPARENTS and interested parties are invited to a community forum in the Kyogle a
Public education Forum
Northern Star / Posted 8 days ago
PARENTS and interested parties are invited to a community forum in the Kyogle area to hear the latest developments of public education. The Kyogle Teachers Association wants to update the Kyogle and district community on the Gonski education funding... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘First day’ of school has wide latitudeThere’s no single “first day” of school this year. The Charter School for Appl
‘First day’ of school has wide latitude
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
There’s no single “first day” of school this year. The Charter School for Applied Technologies started Monday. Niagara Falls city schools start Sept. 2, and Buffalo Public Schools start the next day. Williamsville, Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘First day’ of school has a wide spreadThere’s no single “first day” of school this year. The Charter School for Appl
‘First day’ of school has a wide spread
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
There’s no single “first day” of school this year. The Charter School for Applied Technologies started Monday. Niagara Falls city schools start Sept. 2, and Buffalo Public Schools start the next day. Williamsville, Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda,... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Denver DA motions to revoke ex-APS Dep. Superintendent's bond; was notified he'd illegally left state by news reportsUpdated: 08/24/2015 5:43 PM | Created: 08/24/2015 4:57 PM By: Blair Miller, KO
Denver DA motions to revoke ex-APS Dep. Superintendent's bond; was notified he'd illegally left state by news reports
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 8 days ago
Updated: 08/24/2015 5:43 PM | Created: 08/24/2015 4:57 PM By: Blair Miller, KOB.com A Denver district attorney on Monday signed a motion to revoke bond for Timothy "Jason" Martinez, the Albuquerque Public Schools Deputy Superintendent who resigned... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ontario teachers’ union endorse tentative agreement with schoolsOntario public high schools look set to open with no labour disruptions after t
Ontario teachers’ union endorse tentative agreement with schools
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Ontario public high schools look set to open with no labour disruptions after teachers’ union leaders endorsed a tentative contract agreement on Friday. To reach the tentative deal–the first of five needed with different unions–the province and... Read more
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Washington Post
Activist teachers challenge Sen. Bernie Sanders on corporate school reformSen. Bernie Sanders, a Democratic presidential contender, speaks at the 59th an
Activist teachers challenge Sen. Bernie Sanders on corporate school reform
Washington Post / Posted 12 days ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders, a Democratic presidential contender, speaks at the 59th annual Nevada State AFL-CIO Constitutional Convention on Aug. 18 in Las Vegas. (LE Baskow/Las Vegas Sun via AP) Earlier this month, a group of activist teachers wrote an... Read more
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The Sault Star
ADSB proceeds with plans despite dealContingency plans have been in the works for weeks for volunteers to step up an
ADSB proceeds with plans despite deal
The Sault Star / Posted 12 days ago
Contingency plans have been in the works for weeks for volunteers to step up and take over coaching duties at local high schools if teachers stop supervising extracurricular activities when students return to classes in a few weeks. Ontario's... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
1 deal (maybe) done, 2 to goThat sound you heard Thursday was the collective sigh of parents of hundreds of
1 deal (maybe) done, 2 to go
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 12 days ago
That sound you heard Thursday was the collective sigh of parents of hundreds of thousands of Ontario teens, for whom the new school year now looks set to go ahead as normal. But parents of the rest of Ontario’s two million school kids are still... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Public secondary teachers reach agreementOntario schools and its workers took a labour relations step forward, and backw
Public secondary teachers reach agreement
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 12 days ago
Ontario schools and its workers took a labour relations step forward, and backward, on Thursday. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation reached a tentative deal with the province’s Public School Boards Association, with details not... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Public secondary teachers reach agreementOntario schools and its workers took a labour relations step forward, and backw
Public secondary teachers reach agreement
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 12 days ago
Ontario schools and its workers took a labour relations step forward, and backward, on Thursday. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation reached a tentative deal with the province’s Public School Boards Association, with details not... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Public secondary teachers reach agreementOntario schools and its workers took a labour relations step forward, and backw
Public secondary teachers reach agreement
Welland Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Ontario schools and its workers took a labour relations step forward, and backward, on Thursday. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation reached a tentative deal with the province’s Public School Boards Association, with details not... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
High-school year back on trackHigh school students may start scheduling their school year after their teacher
High-school year back on track
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 12 days ago
High school students may start scheduling their school year after their teachers reached a tentative deal with the province, but their junior counterparts’ calendars are still in limbo. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF)... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
High-school year back on trackSenior students can start scheduling their school year, but their junior counte
High-school year back on track
Barrie Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
Senior students can start scheduling their school year, but their junior counterparts' calendars are still in limbo. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF) announced Thursday it had made headway at the provincial bargaining table... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Kudos to Barrie teacher(SUBMITTED) - A Barrie teacher has been recognized for inspiring young artists.
Kudos to Barrie teacher
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
(SUBMITTED) - A Barrie teacher has been recognized for inspiring young artists. The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario has presented Melanie Blanchard, a teacher at Mapleview Heights Elementary School, with its 2015 Arts and Culture Award... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Light at the end of the tunnel?After months of speculation and uncertainty, there may be a glimmer of hope tha
Light at the end of the tunnel?
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 13 days ago
After months of speculation and uncertainty, there may be a glimmer of hope that Ontario's high school's will return to some sort of normalcy in the weeks to come. On Thursday morning, Aug. 20, an announcement was made that the Ontario Secondary... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Tentative deal for start of school yearKawartha Pine Ridge District School Board chair Cathy Abraham said this week sh
Tentative deal for start of school year
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board chair Cathy Abraham said this week she expects all systems are go for a normal first day of school on Sept. 8. Abraham said talks with the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation have produced a... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
High school teachers, province reach dealTORONTO -- Premier Kathleen Wynne was beaming Thursday after learning that the
High school teachers, province reach deal
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 13 days ago
TORONTO -- Premier Kathleen Wynne was beaming Thursday after learning that the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation reached a tentative contract agreement early in the morning with the province's school boards. The Ontario Public School... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Elementary teachers head to phase 2 of work actionTORONTO, Aug. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Teacher and occasional teacher (OT) members of t
Elementary teachers head to phase 2 of work action
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 13 days ago
TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Teacher and occasional teacher (OT) members of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will begin a "phase 2" work-to-rule strike action on the first work day of the 2015-2016 school year. "We will stay... Read more
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The Sault Star
Elementary teachers head to phase 2 of work actionTORONTO, Aug. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Teacher and occasional teacher (OT) members of t
Elementary teachers head to phase 2 of work action
The Sault Star / Posted 13 days ago
TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Teacher and occasional teacher (OT) members of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will begin a "phase 2" work-to-rule strike action on the first work day of the 2015-2016 school year. "We will stay... Read more
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The Sault Star
High school teachers, province get tentative dealTORONTO - The Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation says a tentative co
High school teachers, province get tentative deal
The Sault Star / Posted 13 days ago
TORONTO - The Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation says a tentative contract agreement has been reached with the provincial government and the Ontario Public School Boards' Association for teachers at public high schools. No details were... Read more
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