Informing and Engaging Members January 27, 2022 – Register for PD Day Workshops, Retirement Workshops, Attending AMPA and more….

Attending Remote AMPA as an Observer  The 2022 Annual Meeting of the Provincial Assembly (AMPA) is scheduled for Saturday, March 12 to Monday, March 14, 2022. The meeting will be held using a virtual platform. As per OSSTF/FEESO Bylaw “Any Member of OSSTF/FEESO may attend a meeting of the Provincial Assembly.”  Any Member not […] Read More

Our February 18 PD Day Registration is Now Open!

We are looking forward to a day filled with engaging, interactive workshops on a wide variety of topics, hosted and facilitated by our own colleagues. There will also be the opportunity for several lucky people to win gift cards sponsored by our very own Educator’s Financial Group! More information will be provided in your workshops... Read More

Branch Presidents’ Memo – January 21, 2022

Dear Branch President, Thanks for your ongoing support of our members in difficult times, and for your work to defend and uphold their hard-won entitlements. Please read carefully the following three updates related to staffing and workload: 1) OSSTF Staffing and Workload Survey In the 2014-15 school year the Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit... Read More

February 18, 2022 PD DAY Information

February 18, 2022 is our annual OSSTF PD Day! Please click on the flyer below to see the workshops we have planned for you. Further detailed descriptions of each workshop and the link to register are available HERE. Read More

January 17, 2022 – TDSB Snow Day Blunder and Letter from Provincial Executive

Dear Member, The following letter is sent to all Members from the Provincial Executive. Your TTBU Executive would also like you to know that we are aware of the enormous amount of stress and hardship the TDSB’s inclement weather policy reversal delivered on a Sunday evening and subsequent reversal at 11pm has caused to you […] Read More

Provincial OSSTF Covid-19 Update

A Safe Return to In-Person Learning The official announcement on January 12 that Ontario schools will re-open for in-person learning on January 17, 2022 left many questions un-answered either at the press conference or in the Ministry of Education Memorandum to school boards sent on January 12 at 6:12 pm – two school days before […] Read More

January 29th, Day of Remembrance and Action Against Islamophobia. (Resources)

To support teachers in commemorating the National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action against Islamophobia with students, the D12 Human Rights Committee would like to share these excellent classroom resources that have been created and curated by META (Muslim Educators of Toronto Association), an affinity group... Read More

Emergency Town Hall and Phone/ Email Zap – January 13, 2022

In response to the news that schools will be re-opening to all students for in-person learning on Monday,  the TTBU Executive will be holding an emergency town hall meeting and phone/ email zap on Thursday January 13, 2022 from 7:00pm – 8:15pm. The purpose of this meeting will be to provide any updates we may […] Read More