Sunday, March 9 to Tuesday, March 11, 2008
Ballroom, Main Floor
Château Laurier, 1 Rideau St., Ottawa
OTTAWA, March 5 /CNW Telbec/ - Some 200 teachers and educational workers
from across the province, members of the Association des enseignantes et des
enseignants franco-ontariens, will be attending AEFO's 2008 Policy Convention,
in Ottawa, starting this weekend. Delegates will elect the 2008-10 Provincial
Executive and debate education issues. Resolutions stemming from an important
survey on work-place well-being will also be on the agenda.
Reporters are welcome throughout the meeting. Please register in the
Ballroom Foyer on the Main Floor.
Sunday, March 9, 2008
8:30 a.m. Opening address: Paul Taillefer, AEFO president
1 p.m. Official launch - Femmes de vision
Monday, March 10, 2008(*)
1:30 p.m. Official launch - Réseau Echange
2:00 p.m. Honorable Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Resolutions
7:00 p.m. Banquet and awards
(*) Elections to AEFO's Provincial Executive will be held throughout the
day. Results for the position of president will be announced before noon.
Tuesday, March 11, 2008
8:30 a.m. Address by Ms Claudette Paquin, executive
Founded in 1939, AEFO represents some 9,000 teachers and education
workers in Ontario=s French-language elementary and secondary schools and
workers in other French-language establishments.
For further information:
For further information: Marie-Elisabeth Brunet, Communications Officer,
(613) 244-2336, (613) 850-6410 (cellular)