District 13 OSSTF represents approximately 1450 permanent and 220 occasional teachers in Durham region. Our union provides services to its members to protect them in their work and to enhance their professionalism through professional development workshops, health and safety training, collective agreement in-servicing and regular communications and public relations highlighting the teachers in our schools.
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Each year our Federation hosts a writing and creative arts competition open to all public secondary school students in Ontario. Intended to encourage the intellectual development of our students, this year's Student Achievement Award submissions did not disappoint!
Follow this link to peruse samples from student submissions.