OSSTF/FEESO - Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation

OSSTF/FEESO - Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation

August 21, 2007 15:23 ET

Media Advisory: Provincial Election and Bargaining Top Priority for OSSTF

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2007) -

Attention: Assignment editor and education reporters

Ken Coran, president of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation, will address over 300 leaders of the union in Toronto on Thursday, August 23. In his address, Coran will outline the federation's priorities for the coming school year including the upcoming provincial election slated for October 10th 2007 and the collective bargaining priorities for the 130 bargaining units set for negotiations this year.

Date: Thursday, August 23, 2007

Time: 10:00 am

Place: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel
Grand York A Ballroom
600 Highway 7 East (Hwy 7 & Leslie)

The address is open to the media and president Ken Coran will provide media availability immediately at the conclusion of his address.

Media sound feeds for both radio and television will be available.

OSSTF/FEESO, founded in 1919, has 60,000 members across Ontario. They include public high school teachers, occasional teachers, educational assistants, continuing education teachers and instructors, psychologists, secretaries, speech-language pathologists, social workers, plant support personnel, attendance counsellors, and many others working in education and universities.

Contact Information

  • Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
    Pierre Cote
    Director of Communications
    (416) 751-8300