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  • Bill 122, School Boards Collective Bargaining Act, 2014 brings stability to public education

    TORONTO, April 8, 2014 - For more than five years, a key priority of the Ontario Public School Boards' Association has been to secure a legislated and fair structure and process for effective provincial bargaining. That priority was realized today when Bill 122, The School Boards Collective Bargaining Act, 2014 passed third reading in the Ontario legislature.

    Posted: Tue, April 8, 2014

  • OPSBA's Open Letter regarding Bill C-23, Fair Elections Act

    Elections

    March 27, 2014

    To: Joe Preston, Committee Chair Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, Ottawa

    Dear Joe Preston and Committee Members,

    Re: Submission Regarding Bill C-23, Fair Elections Act (An Act to Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to Make Consequential Amendments to Certain Acts)

    Posted: Mon, March 31, 2014

  • 2014-15 GSN shows commitment to children and youth mental health

    Ontario Legislature - Photo by Benson Kua, accessed via Wikimedia Commons.

    Highlights of today's 2014-15 Grants for Student Needs (GSN) announcement include commitments to children and youth mental health, student transportation, capital renewal and special education. The Ontario Public School Boards' Association (OPSBA) has taken every available opportunity over the past year to bring education funding issues before the Ministers of Education and Finance and their staff.

    Posted: Thu, March 27, 2014

  • Nomination deadline extended for OPSBA's prestigious Awards Program

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    Know an Ontario public school student, teacher or trustee who deserves recognition for making a difference in their community?

    Nominations are now being accepted for the Ontario Public School Boards' Association's Awards Program. OPSBA's Awards strive to recognize the outstanding contributions to the public education system made by individuals across Ontario.

    The nomination deadline for all the awards, except for the Bernardine Yackman Memorial Award, is:

    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 5:00 pm

    Posted: Thu, February 6, 2014