/R E P E A T -- 2008 Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA) Annual General Meeting



    Saturday, March 8, Sunday, March 9 and Monday, March 10
    Metro Ballroom, Westin Harbour Castle Hotel,
    1 Harbour Square, Toronto 416-869-1600

    TORONTO, March 4 /CNW/ - More than 600 Catholic teachers from across
Ontario, all local representatives of the Ontario English Catholic Teachers'
Association (OECTA), will be in Toronto for their Annual General Meeting this
weekend. OECTA represents the 36,000 men and women who teach from kindergarten
through high school in Ontario's publicly-funded English Catholic schools.
    Throughout the three-day event, delegates will elect the 2008-09
Provincial Executive, debate education issues and establish by-laws and
policies.
    Reporters are welcome throughout the meeting, but require a valid OECTA
media pass to attend. Please report to the staff at the Registration Desk in
the foyer of the Metro Ballroom to present credentials and pick up media
passes.

    More: http://www.oecta.on.ca/agms/agm2008/agmindex.htm

    
    MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

    SATURDAY, MARCH 8              METRO BALLROOM

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    8:30 a.m.    Sessions begin
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    9:00 a.m.    Elaine Mac Neil, President OECTA
                 Report to the membership
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    9:30 a.m.    Greg Pollock, OECTA General Secretary
                 Report to the membership
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    SUNDAY, MARCH 9                METRO BALLROOM

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    8:30 a.m.    Sessions begin
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    10:15 a.m.   Guest Speaker: Lt.-Gen. (Ret) Roméo Dallaire
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    1:35 p.m.    The Honourable Kathleen Wynne Minister of Education, Ontario
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    2:35 p.m.    Don Cattani, Chairperson, Ontario College of Teachers
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    MONDAY, MARCH 10               METRO BALLROOM

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    8:30 a.m.    Sessions begin
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    5:00 p.m.    Adjournment
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For further information:

For further information: Aleda O'Connor, (416) 925-2493 X 509 or Diana
Thomson, (416) 925-2493 X 507; March 8-10, contact Aleda O'Connor, (416)
543-5675 or Diana Thomson, (416) 543-6617

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