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Kids to learn the importance of being inclusive online for Media Literacy Week 2017

May 25, 2017

OTTAWA – MediaSmarts, Canada’s leading centre for digital and media literacy, and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) today announced this year’s Media Literacy Week, to be held Nov. 6 to 10, will focus on diversity and inclusion online for children and teens.

Lesson plans available! Léonie Couture and Malala Yousafzai

May 17, 2017

By profiling Canada’s own human rights stories, Speak Truth to Power Canada portrays human rights in a recognizable, local context. The website of Speak Truth to Power Canada, Defenders for Human Rights currently houses 12 Canadian defenders. At the time of launch, we were still working with one defender to ensure the lesson plan met her needs and vision.

Deep concern about the educational value of the series The Story of Us
Calls for more information in order to be faithful to the story of “Us”

April 26, 2017

Ottawa – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) has joined the Fédération nationale des conseils scolaires francophones (FNCSF) (National Federation of Francophone School Boards) in notifying the CBC ombudsman of their deep concern about the educational value of the series The Story of Us.

Teacher leader appointed as new CTF Deputy Secretary General

April 21, 2017

OTTAWA – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Sylvain Cléroux as the federation’s new Deputy Secretary General as of June 5, 2017. Cléroux replaces Myles Ellis who is retiring in July.

CTF to welcome teacher facilitators in preparation of Daughters of the Vote event

March 03, 2017

OTTAWA – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is set to welcome on Monday, March 6 about 40 teachers from across the country in preparation for the historic Daughters of the Vote event organized by Equal Voice, March 7-8 in Ottawa. The teachers, sponsored by CTF Member organizations, will be facilitating group discussions on March 7 with the 338 “Daughters of the Vote”, aged 18 to 23, who were selected to represent every federal riding.


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