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September 16, 2020

September Newsletter

September AMETFO newsletter

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September 16, 2020

Virtual Maternity & Parental Leave Workshop

The Avon Maitland Teachers’ Local will be hosting a virtual Maternity and Parental Leave workshop on November 26 at 4:30 pm through Zoom.  The guest speaker will be Lorna Larmour from our provincial office.  Registration has not opened yet, and more details will be posted closer to the date.

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September 16, 2020

Steward Meetings

Steward meetings will be held virtually on Sept. 22, 23 and 24 beginning at 1 pm through Microsoft Teams Meeting.  Stewards, please be sure to check your email to ensure you have the correct date.

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May 7, 2020

Annual Meeting Reports and Election Results

Committee Chair Reports 2019 – 2020   President’s Report 2019-2020 Election Results President Kent Cleland   Vice President Laura Inglis-Eickmeier   Collective Agreement Officer Darrell Uhler   Treasurer Drew Macaulay   Executive Member At Large Tim Barton Krista Ehgoetz-Brown Kim Finlayson Tina Hildenbrand Lori Martin Ian Morton Lindsay O’Reilly Kim Roth

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March 21, 2020

ETFO Reaches Tentative Agreement

MR – ETFO reaches tentative central agreements -20200320

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February 13, 2020

February Newsletter

February Newsletter  

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May 9, 2019

2019 Annual Meeting

The 2019 AMETFO annual meeting took place on Tuesday May 7, 2019, at the Union Local Office in picturesque Seaforth Ontario.  The business was completed promptly and proudly.  Minutes were read along with financial statements.  A constitutional amendment was passed altering the date of Election nominations to be received from April 30 to April 15. […]

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December 18, 2018

Eligible Educator Tax Credit

Click on Link for PDF Eligible Educator Tax Credit  

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September 28, 2018

Everyday Mental Health Classroom Resources

On the  eve of Mental Illness Awareness Week (Oct 1-7) ETFO is announcing the release of a free, online resource for educators called Everyday Mental Health Classroom Resource.  The resource can be accessed at:  smh-assist.ca/emhc .   This resource has been co-developed by School Mental Health ASSIST and ETFO over the past two years.   It has been […]

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September 26, 2018

Smartfind update: Not all absences need approval

As you are aware, last year the board made changes to the SmartFind procedure, which added an approval process to absences. Through discussion and the grievance process, we have been working to resolve this issue with the board. It is ETFO’s position that the Collective Agreement clearly delineates which types of absence require approval and which do […]

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