TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Ontario's Catholic Teachers welcome the
appointment of Liz Sandals as Minister of Education.
"We look forward to working with Minister Sandals in her new role and to
forging a productive relationship with her," says Kevin O'Dwyer,
President of the Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association
(OECTA). "As a former Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of
Education, school board trustee and Chair of the Ontario Public School
Board Association, Sandals bring a wealth of experience to the
"We are confident of her understanding of the need for cooperation and
open dialogue in education and look forward to working together to
continue to move Ontario's schools from great to excellent and address
the needs of Catholic students and teachers," adds O'Dwyer.
OECTA represents the 43,000 professional women and men who teach all
grades in publicly funded English Catholic schools in Ontario.
SOURCE: Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association
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