Informing & Engaging Members September 24, 2020 – The Ontario Auditor General wants to hear from you; Writers wanted: Anti-Black Racism Workshop & Allyship Workshop; Orange Shirt Day; Local Bargaining Update; and more….

Informing & Engaging Members September 24, 2020 Local Bargaining Update The TTBU Bargaining Team has worked with the TTBU Executive to identify Collective Agreement issues that have arisen as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic declared emergency.  As in society in general, this state of emergency has revealed certain gaps in our... Read More

Council Voting Instructions

Please see below for voting instructions for the September Council meeting.  All voting will take place on the provincial OSSTF website in the Voting Centre. Read More

September 24, 2020 TTBU Council Package and Meeting Link

Please click this link to join the meeting.  Any TBU member who wishes to attend may do so as an observer.  Sign in to the meeting will open at 4:20 PM.  You will enter a Zoom ‘waiting room’ and you will be admitted to the meeting by one of the Meeting hosts. The meeting will […] Read More

Queen’s Park notes for the week of September 14–18, 2020

From the Provincial Office of OSSTF NEW BILLS INTRODUCED BILL 200, EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS AMENDMENT ACT (SICK NOTES) Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner’s (Guelph) private member’s bill would eliminate the need for a doctor’s note for employees who call in sick to their employer. BILL 201, MAGNA CARTA DAY ACT (IN MEMORY OF JULIA MUNRO, MPP) […] Read More

President’s Memo, September 16 2020 – School reopening update – synchronous learning; coverage/supervision; parameters for access to online classrooms; and more

This memo is composed by OSSTF TTBU President Leslie Wolfe and reflects the positions and actions of the OSSTF Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit Executive. The TTBU has been engaged in ongoing meetings with the TDSB to work out how the TDSB will meet its obligations to do everything reasonable within its power to protect the […] Read More

OSSTF TTBU all-member health and safety survey DEADLINE EXTENDED

OSSTF TTBU all-member health and safety survey DEADLINE EXTENDED On Friday we sent the memo appended below.  Thanks to members who noted that many do not yet know their classroom assignment.  As a result the open period for the survey is extended to Monday, September 21 at 4:30 PM. The survey is set up so […] Read More