President’s Memo – September 21, 2018

President’s Memo – Sept 2018 This Memo is composed by Leslie Wolfe and reflects the positions and actions of the OSSTF Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit Executive. Unsettling summer  Please take a look at the attached list of changes Doug Ford has made to date.  Highlighted on this list are the changes that have a direct […] Read More


Doug Ford & the Notwithstanding Clause

President’s Memo – September, 2018 This Memo is composed by Leslie Wolfe and reflects the positions and actions of the OSSTF Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit Executive. Dear Members, As you know, On Monday, Superior Court Justice Edward Belobaba ruled as unconstitutional Doug Ford’s Bill 5 which, mid-election, reduced Toronto City Council... Read More


President’s Memo, Issue #4 – The year that was and what’s to come…

President’s Memo – June, 2018 This Memo is composed by Leslie Wolfe and reflects the positions and actions of the OSSTF Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit Executive. The year that was This past year and a bit has been a period of fairly constant change for the TTBU Executive.  In fact almost half of our Executive […] Read More



An urgent joint message re: the upcoming provincial election

This message is being sent to all Members of OSSTF Toronto – TBU, PSSP and OTBU.  It is being jointly issued by Olga De Melo, President PSSP, Linda Bartram, President OTBU and Leslie Wolfe, President OSSTF Toronto & TTBU. Strange times in Ontario provincial politics Every Ontario political pundit must have a headache from the... Read More




President’s Memo – Issue #1, January 9, 2018 – Destreaming; what TDSB lawyers say about you; Provincial election readiness, and more…

President’s Memo  This Memo is composed by Leslie Wolfe and reflects the positions and actions of the OSSTF Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit Executive. Welcome back & changes to your Executive Happy New Year!  The OSSTF Toronto Teachers’ Bargaining Unit Executive members hope you had a relaxing and enjoyable holiday... Read More


Final President’s Memo from Doug

President’s Memo OSSTF Provincial Staff Salary Update Since I wrote a few months ago about my concerns with the troubling disparity between the salaries of staff working at Provincial OSSTF office and the members they serve, I have had a number of requests to elaborate on the points I was attempting to make. The […] Read More