Features

Standing Up to Ford, Standing Up for Workers

Heather Aggus and Carla Pereira provide a behind-the-scenes look into how ETFO geared up to fight Bill 28.

World March of Women in the Year 2000

ETFO Voice

At the World Conference on Women in Beijing in 1995, women from the Fédération des femmes du Québec (FFQ) proposed an ambitious plan to fight poverty and violence against women on an international scale.

Accessibility in the Workplace

ETFO Voice

Having a disability means being frequently unable to participate in activities other people take for granted. It also means confronting negative attitudes and reactions, which can be very challenging.

Resumé Writing and Interviewing Skills

Wally Moffat

For the first time in years, teachers have many excellent opportunities to move within their systems, to relocate to other jurisdictions, or to pursue positions of added responsibility.

Women in the Web

Marilyn Millar and Vanessa Rabinowitz

In a world increasingly dependent on technology, technology is everybody’s business — or should be. Girls’ and women’s enrolment in math and science courses has improved over the last few decades.

Captivated By Creativity

Barbara Ritson

To nearly 600 students attending General Brock Public School in Toronto, Alice is real, and so is her wonderland.

The Colour of My Dreams

Jim Giles

Theodor Seuss Geisel, who we all knew as Dr. Seuss, died in 1991 shordy before completing his final book. When his editor, Janet Schulman, received the 14 unfinished pages of coloured sketches and scrawled couplets, she knew that she had acquired something important.

Education Now: Break the Cycle of Poverty

Pat McAdie

The Education Now campaign has been endorsed by Education International, the Canadian Teachers’ Federation, and overwhelmingly by the delegates to the 1999 Annual Meeting of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario.