Special Meeting for Members recalled to work in-person during lockdown

The OSSTF Toronto District 12 TTBU, OTBU and PSSP Bargaining Units will be holding a Special Meeting on Monday, January 25, from 4:30- 6:00 PM specifically for Teachers, Occasional Teachers and Student Support  Personnel who have been recalled to work with high needs special education students during the current lockdown. OTBU President Linda... Read More

Informing & Engaging Members, January 14, 2020 – Seniority verification forms; revised pension workshop registration links and more…

Seniority Verification Forms On January 13, 2021 all Members should have received their annual Seniority Verification Form and related documents via email from your Principal.  If you have not received the form, or only received the form but not the related materials, please speak to your Branch President, or directly to your Principal. You... Read More

The Camille Natale Awards

The Camille Natale Awards 2021 The annual Camille Natale Awards reflect OSSTF Toronto’s belief in the power of student action to make a difference for peace, social justice, equity and human rights locally and globally. The awards are administered by both the District’s Communications and Political Action and Human Rights Committees. Awards... Read More

Informing & Engaging Members January 7, 2020 – Absent teacher coverage & Family Status accommodations during lock down; Retirement workshops; and more…

Coverage of absent in-person teachers during remote learning period  Principals were provided with a communication from the Board regarding teacher absences during the lockdown and were instructed to share the following information with their Teachers. During the school closure period the expectation is that all absences (full and half day... Read More

Informing & Engaging Members, December 17, 2020 – Qualifications review; Adult Day Member benefits; Self-funded leaves update; Help striking Tropicana workers

Staffing – Qualification Review Process The Qualification review process provides an opportunity for secondary school Teachers to apply, in very extraordinary circumstances, to have a subject(s) listed on their Certificate of Qualification set aside from consideration for the staffing/surplus procedures only. To allow for a timely and... Read More