Canadian Teachers' Federation Founded in 1920, the Canadian Teachers' Federation is a national alliance of provincial and territorial Member organizations that represent over 265,000 teachers across Canada. CTF is also a member of Education International. @CanTeachersFed and @EnseigneCanada.

Locations:
Ottawa, Ontario | http://www.ctf-fce.ca/
Industries:
Education|Labour/Trade Unions
Contact Information:
Francine Filion
Director of Communications
Tel: 613-688-4314
ffili@ctf-fce.ca
Twitter: @CanTeachersFed
Twitter: @EnseigneCanada

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Mar 20, 2019, 14:53 ET The Canadian Teachers' Federation sees promise in the 2019 federal budget

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF-FCE) believes that the 2019 federal budget provides the potential for addressing many of the challenges facing Canadians,...


Nov 27, 2018, 11:17 ET CTF-FCE condemns abolition of French-language institutions and services in Ontario

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF-FCE) is deeply shocked by the Government of Ontario's decision to cut services to French-speaking Ontarians and deems it...


Nov 05, 2018, 08:00 ET Media Literacy Week starts today, theme "Fact or Fake: Help the World Stop Misinformation in Its Tracks"

OTTAWA, Nov. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - The 13th annual Media Literacy Week officially kicks off today! Media Literacy Week was unofficially launched on Friday November 2, with an event held at the Canadian...


Sep 25, 2018, 13:04 ET Teachers to be celebrated as the heartbeat of public education on World Teachers' Day

OTTAWA, Sept. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - The role of Canada's teachers as the core of public education is being recognized from coast to coast to coast on World Teachers' Day October 5. The Canadian Teachers'...


Jul 13, 2018, 12:28 ET MacLeod first PEITF official ever elected as President-Designate of the Canadian Teachers' Federation

EDMONTON, July 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Delegates attending the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) Annual General Meeting have elected Bethany MacLeod of the Prince Edward Island Teachers' Federation...


Jul 12, 2018, 16:06 ET Longtime Leaders in Educational Excellence Recognized at Annual General Meeting

EDMONTON, July 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) is pleased to honour the careers and contributions of five outstanding educators during its Annual General Meeting which is...


Jul 11, 2018, 19:19 ET Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation membership adopted unanimously at national teachers' meeting

EDMONTON, July 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Delegates attending the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) unanimously approved today the return of the Ontario Secondary School...


Jul 09, 2018, 12:30 ET Lack of resources and supports for students among key factors behind increased rates of violence towards teachers

EDMONTON, July 9, 2018 /CNW/ - According to a national study conducted by the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF), the growing number of violent – and underreported -- incidents towards teachers is...


Jul 08, 2018, 16:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Findings of Canadian research on violence in schools to be released Monday/

OTTAWA, July 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) will release findings of its first-ever Pan-Canadian Research Review on violence in schools on Monday at the opening session of...


Jul 06, 2018, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Findings of Canadian research on violence in schools to be released Monday

OTTAWA, July 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) will release findings of its first-ever Pan-Canadian Research Review on violence in schools on Monday at the opening session of...


Jun 14, 2018, 15:18 ET Education International media specialist appointed CTF Director of Communications

OTTAWA, June 14, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) is pleased to announce Andrew King as the federation's new Director of Communications starting Sept. 5, 2018. Media has been at...


Apr 18, 2018, 16:25 ET Young Canadians learn to tell fact from fake for Media Literacy Week 2018

OTTAWA, April 18, 2018 /CNW/ - MediaSmarts, Canada's centre for digital and media literacy, and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) are pleased to announce that this year's Media Literacy Week...


Feb 21, 2018, 18:49 ET Canadian Teachers' Federation urges Nova Scotia Premier to meet with the NSTU

OTTAWA, Feb. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - The voice of 238,000 teachers across the country echoes the invitation issued today by the Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) to the Nova Scotia Premier and Education...


Nov 06, 2017, 11:40 ET Media Literacy Week starts today, promotes inclusion and diversity online

OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Media Literacy Week kicks off today and runs until Friday, raising awareness about the need to create inclusive digital communities. This year's theme of "Inclusion in a...


Oct 31, 2017, 12:25 ET Media Advisory - Ottawa students launch Media Literacy Week

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Ottawa high school students will kick off the 12th annual national Media Literacy Week on November 6 by learning how to create welcoming digital environments. Hosted by...


Sep 28, 2017, 09:00 ET Launch of the second edition of Voir grand ensemble, a resource to support immigrant families in Francophone minority settings

OTTAWA, Sept. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) and the Association canadienne d'éducation de langue française (ACELF) are pleased to launch the second edition of Voir grand...


Sep 22, 2017, 10:15 ET Teachers highlight safe and caring schools for World Teachers' Day

OTTAWA, Sept. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Safe and caring schools are a top-of-mind priority for the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) as it highlights this year's World Teachers' Day on Oct. 5. The...


Jul 14, 2017, 11:30 ET Alberta's H. Mark Ramsankar assumes presidency of the Canadian Teachers' Federation

OTTAWA, July 14, 2017 /CNW/ - H. Mark Ramsankar will take over the presidency of the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF), following a changeover today at the CTF's Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the ...


May 25, 2017, 13:00 ET Kids to learn the importance of being inclusive online for Media Literacy Week 2017

OTTAWA, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - MediaSmarts, Canada's leading centre for digital and media literacy, and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) today announced this year's Media Literacy Week, to be...


Apr 26, 2017, 10:30 ET Deep concern about the educational value of the series The Story of Us

Calls for more information in order to be faithful to the story of "Us" OTTAWA, April 26, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) has joined the Fédération nationale des conseils...


Mar 03, 2017, 14:00 ET CTF to welcome teacher facilitators in preparation of Daughters of the Vote event

OTTAWA, March 3, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) is set to welcome on Monday, March 6 about 40 teachers from across the country in preparation for the historic Daughters of the...


Nov 16, 2016, 11:00 ET NCTR and CTF come together to forge a path to reconciliation

OTTAWA, Nov. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) at the University of Manitoba and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) are proud to launch a new teacher...


Nov 15, 2016, 16:00 ET Teacher organizations call on all governments to respect collective bargaining process

OTTAWA, Nov. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Leaders of 17 provincial and territorial teacher organizations are pleased that clauses and provisions in signed collective agreements cannot be removed at the whim of...


Nov 10, 2016, 18:05 ET Supreme Court decision a victory for children, teachers and public education

OTTAWA, Nov. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Today's Supreme Court of Canada landmark decision is not only a victory for students of British Columbia, but it is also an important decision for all students and...


Oct 31, 2016, 10:19 ET Teens learn new digital skills for making and creating at Media Literacy Week launch

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2016 /CNW/ - The 11th annual Media Literacy Week kicked off today in Ottawa with students from across Canada coming together to learn new digital media production skills. The event,...