MEDIA RELEASE: OSSTF Teachers in Peel Region on strike

For Immediate Release: May 4, 2015

From the Provincial Office of OSSTF

(Mississauga)—District 19, Peel of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF/FEESO) is disappointed to report that an agreement has not been reached through negotiations with the Peel District School Board, and high school teachers and occasional teachers will be on strike as of Monday, May 4.

OSSTF/FEESO, founded in 1919, has 60,000 members across Ontario. They include public high school teachers, occasional teachers, educational assistants, continuing education teachers and instructors, early childhood educators, psychologists, secretaries, speech-language pathologists, social workers, plant support personnel, university support staff, and many others in education.

Contact: Paul Elliott, PresidentOntario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation

416.751.8300 or 1.800.267.7867


Mike Bettiol

President—District 19, PeelOntario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation