2019-20 Branch Presidents’ Memo #1 – Branch Presidents’ Workshop; Coverage/Supervision & IEP implementation; Opting out of paper; and more…

If you are no longer a Branch President, kindly forward this to the person who is now fulfilling this role.  We will update our distribution list as the updated Branch Executive information comes in to our office.  Thanks! Dear Branch Presidents, A special welcome back to all our Branch Presidents!  We hope you had a […] Read More

Staffing Committee Training Workshop – Materials

Dear Branch President, Thank you to those of you who were able to attend the Staffing Committee Training Workshop on March 4 2019. Please forward this email and its materials to members of your staffing committee. A chart documenting the changes to the Blue Binder for the 2019-2020 school year is available. As always, the […] Read More

Branch President’s Memo # 6 – EduACTion province-wide Rallies Feb 7; Staffing Workshops & Survey Access; Coverage and Supervision

Dear Branch Presidents, Say No To Cuts – province-wide information rallies: Feb 7 It’s time for everyone to step up! In solidarity with Provincial OSSTF, Ontario, OSSTF Toronto is joining Members across the province by holding 11 Information Rallies across the city. Each rally is being held in a high pedestrian traffic area in the […] Read More

OSSTF TTBU 2018-19 Branch Presidents’ Memo #5

Dear Branch Presidents, Welcome back!  We hope you had a restful and enjoyable break.  In this memo you will find information about both the annual Staffing & Workload Survey, as well as the ongoing Political Engagement Survey.  There is also an important reminder about 2nd semester tentative time table deadlines and upcoming staffing... Read More

2018-19 Branch Presidents Memo #3

Dear Branch Presidents, Below is a summary of information provided at October Council.  If you have any questions, please contact your Executive officer. Coverage and supervision schedule A reminder that each school must have a separate Coverage and Supervision Schedule of Availability that clearly indicates which half of the period a... Read More

2018-19 Branch Presidents Memo #2 – Branch Presidents’ Workshop registration deadline is coming fast!; Branch Rebate; Council…

Dear Branch Presidents, We hope that the start up has been relatively smooth for you.  Thank you for all the work you do, especially for your continued support of our Bargaining Unit. Branch Presidents Workshop – Registration Deadline: Monday, September 24, 4:30 pm. REGISTER NOW! The Branch President’s workshop will be held in a new... Read More

2018-19 Branch Presidents’ Memo #1

If you are no longer Branch President, but haven’t yet changed that information with our office, please forward this email to the person who is now Branch President and let the OSSTF Toronto office or your Executive Officer know of the change so we can remove your name from this distribution list. Dear Branch Presidents A […] Read More

Secondary School Staffing Update – staff allocation & class size information

Dear Branch President, School staff allocation At a meeting today school principals were given the 2018-19 staffing allocation for your Branch. The Collective Agreement (L.19.8) specifies that this, and other relevant information related to enrolment, seniority and qualifications, program needs and school divisors, be provided to you and... Read More