November 27, 2007
Eighteen years after the 1989 all-party resolution of the House of Commons to end child poverty in Canada the rate is exactly the same, says a new report from Campaign 2000.
November 22, 2007
The Federation representing over 220,000 teachers across Canada says the study released today on public education serves as yet another reminder to provincial and territorial governments that Canadians believe more should be invested in our public education system.
November 19, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) adopted an action plan last night to address the many challenges presented by cyberbullying within the context of schools and the professional lives of teachers.
November 05, 2007
Media Awareness Network (MNet) and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) today hosted the opening ceremony for National Media Education Week 2007 (http://www.mediaeducationweek.ca/) in Ottawa.
October 31, 2007
Media Awareness Network and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation will host National Media Education Week 2007 opening ceremony in Ottawa on November 5, 2007.
October 17, 2007
Media Awareness Network (MNet) and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) are pleased to announce that CTVglobemedia is continuing its longstanding commitment to media literacy in Canada by becoming the presenting sponsor of National Media Education Week, November 5-9, 2007.
October 05, 2007
On this year’s World Teachers’ Day, teachers across Canada have a reason to celebrate, according to the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF). Manitoba teachers have just won precedent-setting harassment protection as a result of an arbitration ruling.
September 28, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is pleased to participate in the joint launch of a new parent booklet entitled Dream big, little by little/Voir grand, petit à petit, in cooperation with the Commission nationale des parents francophones (CNPF) and l’Association canadienne d’éducation de langue française (ACELF), two highly respected national Francophone organizations.
September 25, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF), in cooperation with its Member organizations across Canada, are highlighting Oct. 5, World Teachers’ Day, to honor their teacher members who make lasting and valuable contributions to our lives and communities.
September 17, 2007
July 16, 2007
Three educators are recipients of this year's Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) Special Recognition Awards that honour the valuable contributions made by teacher leaders in promoting the teaching profession and, by extension, public education.
July 13, 2007
Three educators are recipients of this year's Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) Special Recognition Awards that honour the valuable contributions made by teacher leaders in promoting the teaching profession and, by extension, public education.
July 10, 2007
Fifty-teachers from across Canada are embarking on their respective education missions around the world after attending a four-day orientation program provided by the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) from July 5-8 in Ottawa.
July 05, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Toronto next week, July 11-14, at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel to discuss education issues of current import, including the impact of cyber-bullying on teachers and classroom learning.
June 29, 2007
Media Awareness Network (MNet) and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) are partnering for the second consecutive year to present National Media Education Week, November 5-9, 2007.
June 28, 2007
On Friday, June 29, the Canadian Teachers’ Federation is joining the Assembly of First Nations, other Aboriginal organizations, and hundreds of national, provincial, and community groups across Canada in a National Day of Action, demanding that the Canadian government work in partnership with First Nations to address long-standing issues of justice and fairness.
June 12, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation welcomes recognition by the Supreme Court of Canada that the human dignity, liberty, and autonomy of labour are protected by the right to collective bargaining under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
May 16, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is pleased to release on this National Day Against Homophobia, Challenging Silence, Challenging Censorship the latest in a series of publications aimed to help teachers, school administrators, and counselors understand the educational, health and safety needs of bisexual, gay, lesbian, trans-identified and two-spirited (BGLTT) students.
May 03, 2007
A national conference organized by the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) will challenge students, educators, parents, communities, researchers, policymakers and unions to remake their schools and organizations in the image of social justice and as sites for social action.
April 19, 2007
On April 22, in celebration of Earth Day, the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) and the Centrale des syndicats du Québec (CSQ), as part of Green Street sponsored by the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, will launch an environmental learning blog for educators.
April 12, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is adding the voice of teachers to the chorus of appeals around the world during Global Action Week, April 23-29, when hundreds of thousands of concerned parents, students, activists and teachers will demand that governments and international agencies live up to their promise of ensuring that all children receive the quality education to which they are fundamentally entitled.
March 08, 2007
On International Women’s Day, educators worldwide are demanding that governments act to halt violence that endangers women’s lives, violates their rights, harms their families and poses an affront to humanity and international law.
January 09, 2007
The Canadian Teachers’ Federation is concerned by the governmental intimidation and harassment of trade union leaders and members of the Ethiopian Teachers’ Association (ETA) headed by Gemoraw Kassa.