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Wednesday, August 17

CTF President Heather Smith

CTF President Heather Smith

Heather Smith, President of Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF), began her address by offering good wishes to departing General Secretary Victoria Reaume and expressing enthusiasm for working with incoming General Secretary Sharon O’Halloran.  President Smith acknowledged the outstanding work that has been done by individual ETFO members like Maureen Weinberger, who CTF honoured with a special […]

Social Justice Speaker: Dennis Edney, Q.C.

Denis Edney, Q.C.

The title of Dennis Edney’s speech to ETFO Annual Meeting delegates was “The Rule of Law in an Age of Fear.”  Mr. Edney, QC, is a veteran Canadian defence lawyer noted for his involvement in high-profile and challenging cases, including the case of Omar Khadr, who was captured in the “War on Terror” in Afghanistan […]

Photos from Tuesday


A selection of photos taken by photographer Kathryn Gaitens. Enjoy!

Media Coverage


The Toronto Star has profiled Peel Member Debbie White, who is appealing to delegates at Annual Meeting to join her fight to get rid of logos, mascots and sports team names that are disrespectful to indigenous peoples.

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