September 30, 2016
OTTAWA – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is proud to release a discussion booklet for Grades 5-12 titled — Mental Health Stigma: Challenging it Together! The booklet was developed to help teachers open up classroom discussions on mental health stigma to increase students’ comfort level when talking about mental health.
July 21, 2016
OTTAWA – The suspension of 15,200 teachers, the license revocation of 21,000 private school teachers, and the forced resignation of 1,500 university deans throughout Turkey are in violation of several international conventions and recommendations pertaining to the education sector.
July 15, 2016
MONTRÉAL – Delegates attending the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) Annual General Meeting in Montréal have elected today Mark Ramsankar, of The Alberta Teachers’ Association (ATA), as the new President-Designate. Ramsankar will take over the presidency at the end of CTF President Heather Smith’s term in July 2017.
July 14, 2016
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.
July 14, 2016
MONTRÉAL – Delegates attending the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) unanimously approved yesterday the return of the British Columbia Teachers’ Federation (BCTF) as a CTF Member. The 31,000 BCTF members unite with their 200,000 counterparts from coast to coast to coast and form a stronger and united national body of teachers.