Branch Presidents’ Memo – September 29, 2022

Executive School Visits As reported at September TBU Council, the Executive is embarking on a series of Schools Visits throughout October and November. These visits will be an opportunity for the Members at your Branch to review the role of OSSTF Toronto, how we can provide assistance, and how Members can get more involved with […] Read More

Branch Presidents’ Memo – September 19, 2022

If you are not currently the Branch President for your worksite, please forward this email to the appropriate person.  Dear Branch President, Welcome back! We hope that you were able to enjoy a restful and safe summer. The TTBU Executive wishes to thank you for choosing to act as the Branch President in your school. […] Read More

2022 Election for Provincial Councillors

Branch Presidents are asked with thanks to please share this information with the June Council Reps for your Branch, where applicable. 2022-23 TTBU Provincial Councillor Candidates: As of the deadline of 4:30 pm, June 1, 2022, the following seven nominations were received for four available positions: Heather Byrnes, Don Mills Collegiate... Read More

Branch Presidents’ Memo – April 25, 2022

Dear Branch President, Continuing thanks for your hard work on behalf of your members, on your School Staffing Committee and beyond. See below for some important reminders and updates. Surplus to School declaration issues The meeting for TTBU members confirmed Surplus to School has been moved from its original date of April 26th, 2022, to May... Read More

Branch Presidents’ Memo – April 19, 2022

Dear Branch President, June 2 Provincial Election – Assistaance Requested  Please be advised that during the week of Apr 19, 2022 a delivery of OSSTF/ FEESO postcards related to the June 2nd Provincial election will be delivered to each school to the attention of the Branch President. Branch Presidents who work in schools are asked […] Read More

Branch Presidents’ Memo – April 8, 2022

Dear Branch President, Please read all of the following updates and reminders carefully, and please share this communication directly with the OSSTF members of your School Staffing Committee as you commence building your worksite’s proposed staffing model. Regular Staffing Considerations: 1. As noted in our communication to all members... Read More

Branch Presidents’ Memo – April 1st, 2022

Dear Branch President, Thanks for your continuing support of your members in these difficult times, and for your leadership on your School Staffing Committee, particularly. Please read the following updates and reminders carefully. Changes to Staffing Dates As we informed all members on March 2, the Ministry’s recent announcement of the... 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