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08/05/16

Corey O’Soup to take over as Children’s Advocate in November

Corey O’Soup will be Saskatchewan’s first Children’s Advocate who is First Nation. O’Soup, a former Saskatchewan Party candidate, was the unanimous choice of the seven-member Board of Internal Economy, which is chaired by Corey Tochor, speaker of the Legislative Assembly,… +Read More
07/14/16

The Canadian Teachers’ Federation praises educational excellence with awards

MONTRÉAL – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) presents today its three awards to four meritorious recipients: the Special Recognition Award, the Outstanding Aboriginal Educator Award and the Public Education Advocacy Award at its Annual General Meeting currently underway in Montréal.… +Read More
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07/12/16

Teacher leaders gather in Montréal to discuss wellness in our schools

OTTAWA – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) will hold its 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Montréal, July 13-15, 2016, at Le Westin Montréal. The theme of the AGM will be “Public Education: Wellness in our Schools”, flowing from that… +Read More
11/02/15

Media Literacy Week launch empowers youth to be upstanding digital citizens

Winnipeg, MB (Nov. 2, 2015) – Winnipeg youth, teachers and community leaders gathered today for an engaging morning exploring what it means to be a good digital citizen and how to promote respect online. The event, held at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, marked the start of the tenth annual Media Literacy Week which runs Nov. 2-6. Hosted by MediaSmarts and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF), the theme of the week – Respect in a Digital World – encourages... +Read More
01/07/15

Nova Scotian appointed as Secretary General of the Canadian Teachers’ Federation

OTTAWA – The President of the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Cassandra Hallett DaSilva as the Federation’s new Secretary General. “The Secretary General of CTF is a key position at the heart of Canada’s teaching profession and education system,” explains CTF President Dianne Woloschuk. “Hallett DaSilva, a former CTF International Program Officer, brings a wealth of understanding of Canadian schools and teacher organizations to the Federation. She is a seasoned teacher and educational leader... +Read More
11/18/14

Cline maintains students are beneficiaries of co-operative model

While for the most part it would probably be fair to say students in the classrooms are blissfully unaware of it, Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Vice-President Randy Cline underscored the importance of co-operation between teachers and school boards in order for the province’s education system to flourish. Speaking at the Saskatchewan School Boards Association’s annual general meeting in Saskatoon, Cline alluded to the joint efforts and leadership of teachers and school boards and other educational partners as needing to be a... +Read More
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