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Local Annual Meeting

Wednesday, May 29, 2024
4:30 – 6:30 pm
Fuse (in the back of Daytona’s)
965A Cobalt Crescent
Buffet Dinner
Confirm attendance by Wed., May 22

Please advise of any dietary restrictions.

Reimbursement of child care expenses is available according to local guidelines.
Let me know if you have any questions.
Nancy – 807-472-4208

The following names have been submitted by the nominating committee:
President: Nancy Nix
Vice President: Joanne Noble
Treasurer: Leila Desforges
Secretary: Maranda Dumas
Professional Learning: Leah Nix
Communications: Shannon Berlinquette

According to our Local constitution:

“To stand for the office of President, Vice President, or Treasurer, a candidate must have served at least one term previously on the LOTL Executive, unless there is no eligible candidate available.”
Nominations for any executive positions need to be submitted by Wed. May 22. If you have any questions about the election process or the positions, please let me know.

We are looking forward to seeing members at the meeting.

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Tentative Local Agreement

The Local negotiating team has reached a tentative agreement with the Board. We will be holding a ratification meeting where every member is invited to a presentation and vote.

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

4:30 – 6:00 pm

The Superior Inn (former Victoria Inn)
555 W. Arthur St.

Flat bread pizza bar, Caesar salad, vegetable & dip tray will be available.
Contact Nancy Nix if you have any questions.
nnix@tbaytel.net, 807-472-4208

Childcare reimbursement will be available according to Local guidelines.

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An Ounce of Prevention: Give Me Your Socials?!

An Ounce of Prevention: Give Me Your Socials?!

May 31-June 1, 2024

This conference takes inspiration from the proverb “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Through workshops and an informative keynote presentation, members will learn how to avoid common pitfalls and challenges in today’s classroom related to current events, technology, and social media. Registration closes on April 26, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. There is a $50 registration fee for this program. Click here for flyers. For more information, contact Tania Kerr at tkerr@etfo.org.

The Local can provide up to $125 per member, per year to reimburse expenses related to attending an ETFO Provincial event according to local guidelines. Single room accommodation or registration fee would be an example of an expense to reimburse.

Please contact me if you have any questions about the conference or the reimbursement.
Nancy
nnix@tbaytel.net 807-472-4208

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OT Workshop

The Occasional Teacher’s Toolbox: Authenticity, Agency and Advocacy

This empowering professional learning program includes a series of workshops with practical strategies, resources, and networking opportunities tailored to the needs and interests of occasional and long-term occasional teachers.

Friday, June 7: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Saturday, June 8: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm.
ETFO Provincial Office, Toronto

ETFO will cover shared accommodation, meals, travel and dependent care according to ETFO provincial guidelines.

The Local can provide up to $125 per member, per year to reimburse expenses related to attending an ETFO Provincial event according to local guidelines. Single room accommodation or registration fee would be an example of an expense to reimburse.

Registration closes Friday, April 26 at 5:00 pm.
Visit events.etfo.org to register.
Click here to view poster for more information.
Let me know if you have any questions.
Nancy
nnix@tbaytel.net