Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario

Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario

August 10, 2005 12:11 ET

ELEMENTARY TEACHERS MEET

ETFO Annual Meeting in Toronto August 15 – 18, 2005 Attention: Assignment Editor, City Editor, Education Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 10, 2005) - Six hundred elementary teachers from across Ontario will meet in Toronto, August 15 - 18. Delegates (and alternates) to the 2005 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will debate and set policies and directions and determine the provincial budget for the federation for the coming year.

WHAT: ETFO Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario

WHEN: August 15 - 18, 2005

WHERE: Toronto Sheraton Centre, Grand Ballroom, 123 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON

For complete details of meeting hours, the daily agenda and resolutions please visit our website: www.etfo.ca.

MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

Mon., Aug. 15 4:20 p.m.
> Address by Emily Noble, ETFO President
> Following her address, Noble will be available to speak with the media.

Tues., Aug. 16 10:45 a.m.
> Address by the Honourable Gerard Kennedy, Ontario Minister of Education

Tues., Aug. 16 2:00 p.m.
> Address by the Honourable James K. Bartleman, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario

Thurs., Aug. 18 10:00 a.m.
> Closing address by President of ETFO

Daily highlights will be posted at www.etfo.ca.

To speak to presidents of ETFO locals contact Johanna Brand (416) 948-2554; jbrand@etfo.org.

For further information contact:
ETFO Media Room
VIP Lounge, Toronto Sheraton Centre
123 Queen Street West
Toronto, Ontario
Phone: 416-947-4980; Fax: 416-947-4981

The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) represents 65,000 public elementary school teachers and education workers across Ontario and is the largest teacher union in Canada outside of Quebec.
/For further information: Johanna Brand: 416-962-3836; 416-948-2554(cell); jbrand@etfo.org / IN: EDUCATION

Contact Information

  • Emily Noble, President, Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
    Primary Phone: 416-962-3836 ext. 2349
    Secondary Phone: 416-948-1480
    Toll-Free: 888-838-3836