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MEDIA ADVISORY: ETFO President Sam Hammond to reveal next steps in work-to-rule strike action

President Hammond speaks to a resolution

TORONTO, August 19, 2015 – This Thursday morning Sam Hammond, President of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO), will reveal next steps in the Federation’s work-to-rule strike action for September. Hammond will be speaking to over 800 delegates at ETFO’s Annual Meeting in Toronto. The speech will be live streamed at ETFO members […]

Exhibitors at Annual Meeting 2015

Student Vote booth at Annual Meeting

A number of exhibitors have set up displays at Annual Meeting 2015: Canadian Labour Congress Canadian Teachers’ Federation CAREpath CIVIX Centre ontarien de prevention des agressions – COPA Edvantage Feeling Better Now – Mensante Corporation Green Party of Ontario Ontario New Democratic Party Ontario Teachers’ Insurance Plan Retired Teachers of Ontario Retired Women Teachers of […]

ETFO Annual Meeting in the News


Media Coverage of ETFO Annual Meeting: Ontario teachers ramp up PR campaign ahead of negotiations CBC News – Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Liberals, school boards ‘in for the fight of their lives’ The Hamilton Spectator – Tuesday, August 18, 2015 ETFO’s federal election plan to ‘Heave Steve’ Toronto Sun – Monday, August 17, 2015 Liberals, […]

Candidates for Election

Ballot box

President* acclaimed Sam Hammond Hamilton-Wentworth Teacher Local First Vice-President* acclaimed Susan Swackhammer Grand Erie Teacher Local Vice-President Nancy Lawler Bluewater Teacher Local Vice-President Monica Rusnak Ontario North East Teacher Local Vice-President – Female Karen Brown Elementary Teachers of Toronto Vice-President – Female Deb Wells Limestone Teacher Local OTF Table Officer Dianne Dewing Upper Canada Occasional […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: 2015 Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario Annual Meeting

TORONTO, August 14, 2015 – Over 800 public elementary school teachers and other education professionals will attend the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) in Toronto from August 17-20 at the Westin Harbour Castle Hotel. They will set policies and directions for the coming year during the Federation’s annual democratic […]

Annual Meeting Live: August 17-20

Three delegate at the mic

Live updates for Annual Meeting 2015 begin on this blog on Monday, August 17. Return to this site often to witness union democracy in action, or follow us on Twitter (@ETFOnews) or Facebook ( Download the Tentative Schedule for Annual Meeting 2015: PDF | Word A full list of Annual Meeting Resolutions (PDF | Word) […]

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