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Here you'll find the latest news relating to District 3. Check back regularly to stay informed!

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  • Adverse Reports Advisory
    January 30, 2018
    An Adverse Report is a formal approach for dealing with conflict involving a colleague. 
  • Semester Changes
    January 30, 2018
    This memo concerns the transition from Semester 1 to 2 and resultant staffing and timetable changes that may have an impact on members receiving benefits.
  • Updates to Member Status Issues Now Processed
    January 29, 2018
    The attached memo contains important information about updates to member files shared between boards and OSSTF ELHT benefits.
  • T4A Tax Slips
    January 23, 2018
    The Life & AD&D premium is a taxable benefit and members will be receiving T4A tax slips from OTIP for these taxable benefits by the end of February.
  • Pension Enhancements for OTPP Members
    December 13, 2017
    On January 1, 2018, three decisions by the Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF) and the Ontario Government, as joint sponsors of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Plan), go into effect; all of which are good news for OTPP members.
  • International Human Rights Day: December 10th
    December 6, 2017
    Human Rights Day is observed every year on December 10—the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
  • Continuing OTIP Partnership
    November 2, 2017
    A reminder to District 3 members of the exclusive endorsement partnership between OSSTF/FEESO and the Ontario Teachers Insurance Plan (OTIP).
  • 2018 Student Achievement Awards
    October 22, 2017
    The Student Achievement Awards is a writing and creative arts competition which is open to all public secondary school students in Ontario.
  • Childcare and Dependent Care Policy
    October 10, 2017
    New policy in District 3.
  • Benefits Update: Osteopath changes
    September 18, 2017
    Upcoming changes to benefits plan.