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Description: 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.
Contact: administrator
Article Date: 4/27/2017
Date Published: 4/27/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: The 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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 4/25/2017
Date Published: 4/25/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is pleased that the Ontario government’s 2017 Grants for Student Needs (GSNs) reflect an agreement for additional special education funding reached as part of ETFO’s extended collective agreements in March.
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Date Published: 4/13/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: 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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 4/5/2017
Date Published: 4/5/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: 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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 3/30/2017
Date Published: 3/30/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: 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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 3/6/2017
Date Published: 3/6/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: Members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) 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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Date Published: 3/4/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 2/2/2017
Date Published: 2/2/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: 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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 1/31/2017
Date Published: 1/31/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017
Description: 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.
Contact: Aida Azarakhsh
Article Date: 1/17/2017
Date Published: 1/17/2017
Media Release?: Yes
School Year: 2016 - 2017