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Durham Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Durham Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement Award.aspxDurham Occasional Teacher Local wins ETFO Member Service and Engagement AwardThe Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Durham Occasional Teacher Local with its 2018 Member Service and Engagement Award.
Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Arts and Culture Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Durham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Arts and Culture Award.aspxDurham teacher Katie Tremblay-Beaton wins ETFO Arts and Culture AwardThe 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) ...
Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen wins ETFO Writer’s Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen wins ETFO Writers Award.aspxKawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen wins ETFO Writer’s AwardThe 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(ETFO) has presented Kawartha Pine Ridge teacher Rachelle Bergen with its 2018 Writer’s Award - Women’s Program for her unpublished book Abby Hoffman – Attempting the Absurd.
Lambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt wins ETFO Anti-Bias Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Lambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt wins ETFO Anti-Bias Award.aspxLambton Kent teacher Emily Fortney-Blunt wins ETFO Anti-Bias AwardThe 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, ...
Niagara teacher Mark Gunning wins ETFO Award for Children’s Literature2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Niagara teacher Mark Gunning wins ETFO Award for Childrens Literature.aspxNiagara teacher Mark Gunning wins ETFO Award for Children’s LiteratureThe 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.
Toronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn wins ETFO Writer’s Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Toronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn wins ETFO Writers Award.aspxToronto teacher and author Nadia Hohn wins ETFO Writer’s AwardThe 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 Ryan Richards wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Toronto teacher Ryan Richards wins ETFO Curriculum Development Award.aspxToronto teacher Ryan Richards wins ETFO Curriculum Development AwardThe Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has presented Toronto teacher Ryan Richards with its 2018 Curriculum Development Award.
Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone receives ETFO Environmental Education Award2017 - 20182018-08-14T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone receives ETFO Environmental Education Award.aspxWaterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone receives ETFO Environmental Education AwardThe Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has given its 2018 Environmental Education Award to Waterloo Region teacher Kim Johnstone for strengthening the connection ...
ETFO and concerned Ontarians rally at Queen’s Park Tuesday to protest sex ed repeal1.000000000000002017 - 20182018-08-13T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 repealMembers 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 denounces government Sex Ed decision, will advise teachers to teach all sections of the current curriculum02017 - 20182018-08-13T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 curriculumThe Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has strongly denounced the Ontario government’s decision to repeal the updated 2015 sexual health curriculum...
ETFO Annual Meeting August 13-16, repeal of Sex-Ed a key focus2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-08-10T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 focusUpwards 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.
Repeal of current Phys Ed and Health Curriculum puts students at risk2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-07-11T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Repeal of current Phys Ed and Health Curriculum puts students at risk.aspxRepeal of current Phys Ed and Health Curriculum puts students at riskStudents 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.
Ford government prioritizes big business over students and crumbling schools2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-07-10T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Ford government prioritizes big business over students and crumbling schools.aspxFord government prioritizes big business over students and crumbling schoolsWith 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's 'pause' of Indigenous curriculum team very concerning2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-07-09T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/Ford government's 'pause' of Indigenous curriculum team very concerning.aspxFord government's 'pause' of Indigenous curriculum team very concerningThe 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.
ETFO welcomes new Education Minister Lisa Thompson2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-06-29T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/ETFO welcomes new Education Minister Lisa Thompson.aspxETFO welcomes new Education Minister Lisa ThompsonThe Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) congratulates Lisa Thompson on her appointment as Ontario’s new Minister of Education.
ETFO - Growing gaps in elementary education point to need to fix Ontario’s education funding formula2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-06-25T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 formulaFrom 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 will continue to advocate for Ontario students, educators and public services in light of election2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-06-08T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 electionWhile 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 welcomes Human Rights Tribunal decision that benefits can’t be denied to employees after they turn 65 on basis of age2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-06-04T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 ageA 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: Ford gets a failing grade when it comes to promises for education2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-06-01T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/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 educationDoug Ford has received a failing grade from the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) for offering nothing that will improve education in Ontario.
ETFO: Supporting the NDP and change that works for majority of Ontarians2.000000000000002017 - 20182018-05-10T04:00:00Zhttp://etfo.ca/AboutETFO/MediaRoom/MediaReleases/Pages/ETFO - Supporting the NDP and change that works for majority of Ontarians.aspxETFO: Supporting the NDP and change that works for majority of OntariansWith 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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