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Jul 11, 2014, 16:22 ET

Heather Smith elected as new President-designate of Canadian Teachers' Federation

WINNIPEG, July 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Delegates attending the Canadian Teacher's Federation (CTF) Annual General Meeting have elected Heather Smith, New...

Nov 01, 2013, 12:21 ET

Students get smart about marketing messages at launch of Media Literacy Week

OTTAWA, Nov. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - To kick off the eighth annual Media Literacy Week, high school students from across Canada spent the morning...

Oct 01, 2013, 11:05 ET

Canadian Teachers' Federation on World Teachers' Day: Teachers are "pillars of democracy"

OTTAWA, Oct. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) is stressing the role of teachers as "pillars of democracy" this World...

Jul 10, 2013, 20:00 ET

Canadian Teachers' Federation announces pilot partnership, songwriting challenge with Star Expo Foundation to membership at Annual General Meeting

OTTAWA, July 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation announced today that the Federation will be partnering with Star Expo Foundation...

Jun 20, 2013, 14:57 ET

Teacher leaders seek improved education, protection for children on National Aboriginal Day

OTTAWA, June 20, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) is celebrating National Aboriginal Day by reinforcing its commitment to...

Apr 16, 2013, 13:29 ET

Teacher leaders advocate for Canadian families living in poverty

OTTAWA, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's teachers see ways to help the growing number of children whose needs are not being well met by society...

Apr 11, 2013, 12:23 ET

"Identité 2.0": a new documentary series examines the building of the Francophone identity

OTTAWA, April 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) invites you to celebrate the launch of the documentary series...

Mar 20, 2013, 15:00 ET

Teaching youth about marketing and consumerism focus of Media Literacy Week 2013

OTTAWA, March 20, 2013 /CNW/ - MediaSmarts and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) are pleased to announce that marketing and consumerism...

Mar 07, 2013, 10:55 ET

2013 International Women's Day - Honoring women leaders of teacher organizations in Canada

OTTAWA, March 7, 2013 /CNW/ - On International Women's Day, the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) would like to salute all women teachers and,...

Dec 12, 2012, 20:11 ET

Canadian teachers describe Conservatives' C-377 as mean-spirited, biased and wasteful of taxpayers' dollars

OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF) strongly condemns the Harper Conservative government for pushing Bill C-377...

Dec 10, 2012, 13:57 ET

"Canadian Defenders for Human Rights" education initiative aims to spark social action

OTTAWA, Dec. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Leaders of the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF), the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), the Assembly of...

Nov 05, 2012, 10:38 ET

Students across Quebec learn lessons in online privacy at launch of Media Literacy Week 2012

MONTREAL, Nov. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Laurier Macdonald High School in St. Leonard joined with schools across Quebec at an event to launch Media...

Nov 19, 2003, 00:00 ET

Kids' Take on Media: First-ever national survey of Canadian children and adolescents reveals their media habits

TORONTO, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian children's and adolescents' attitudes and behavior regarding media are wide-ranging, and yet most...