TORONTO, April 29 /CNW/ - Public elementary occasional teachers, members
of the Bluewater Occasional Teacher Local of the Elementary Teachers'
Federation of Ontario (ETFO), ratified a new four-year collective agreement
"Every ratification is an endorsement of our campaign to improve working
conditions for public elementary occasional teachers. Each contract that is
settled also means improved learning conditions for students along with peace
and stability for that community," said ETFO President David Clegg.
The Bluewater Occasional Teacher Local represents approximately 380
public elementary occasional teachers. Their last contract expired on August
The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario represents 73,000
elementary public school teachers and education workers across the province
and is the largest teacher federation in Canada.
For further information:
For further information: Larry Skory, ETFO Communications, (416)
962-3836 (Office), (416) 948-0195 (Cell)