TORONTO, March 7, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ontario Catholic School Trustees' Association (OCSTA) is pleased to announce ratification by its member boards of the extension agreement between the Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA), OCSTA and The Crown. This agreement extends the current collective agreement for two years.
"The process that we have just completed is a reflection of a shared commitment between all parties to make decisions that serve the best interests and well-being of students and teachers in Ontario's Catholic schools. We would like to thank Catholic school boards, the Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association, the Crown and all those involved in this successfully collaborative effort," said OCSTA President, Patrick Daly.
The ratification process continues for tentative extension agreements involving other education worker groups at Catholic school boards.
The Ontario Catholic School Trustees' Association is the provincial voice for Catholic education. Founded in 1930, OCSTA represents all English Catholic school boards and collectively educates 545,000 students in Ontario, from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12.
SOURCE Ontario Catholic School Trustees' Association
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