District 24 Teachers Bargaining Unit


Recent News

TBU Mass Email List Updates (click for info)

Friday November 22

We use Constant Contact to communicate with members using non-Board personal email addresses: 1) If you are receiving our emails on your preferred email account, no further action is required on your part. 2) If you are NOT receiving our emails (for example, a message was sent Thursday Novembe ...

New Time Release Officers term begins July 1st

Monday June 24

Our new time release TBU Officer, Diane Kewley, replacing Dayle Whittaker and TBU President, Rob Gascho, replacing Sherry Freund begin their terms of service this July 1st, 2019. Darryl Weber will continue on as Chief Negotiator/Grievance Officer. Best of luck to our new team!

Rob Gascho speaks at Power of Many Rally June 7

Friday June 7

Your new President-Elect, Rob Gascho, spoke passionately on our behalf at the Power of Many Rally in Kitchener last Friday. Video of his speech was posted here but has now been replaced by a newer video.

Winners of OSSTF TBU Awards for 2019

Sunday May 12

I am so pleased to announce on behalf of the TBU Ad Hoc Awards Committee for 2019 that the following colleagues were selected as winners of our OSSTF TBU Awards for 2019: The Alan Murray Award: Bob Kline (Huron Heights S.S.) The David Brohman Award: Tracy Cook (Forest Heights S.S.) Co-winners o ...

Provincial Award of Merit Winners Announced

Sunday May 12

We are pleased to announce that in addition to our own Dayle Whittaker receiving the Provincial Executive Award upon her 2019 retirement, two more of our members will receive a Provincial Award of Merit for outstanding service to our bargaining unit: Ken Whytock (Education Centre) Kris Devaul (G ...

UPCOMING EVENTS

Occasional Teacher Financial Planning Workshop

Tuesday January 28 3:00pm @ D24 Office - 225 Centennial Ct.

Financial planning is something we never give ourselves time for in the busy first years of our teaching career, but members who have attended these w ...

OTPP Retirement Workshop

Wednesday February 12 3:30pm @ Conestoga Place, 110 Manitou Dr, Kitchener

This Retirement Workshop will highlight all aspects of the Ontario Teachers Pension Plan and how to apply for your pension, including Board procedures ...

OTIP/EFG Financial/Insurance Planning for Retirement

Tuesday April 7 3:30pm @ Conestoga Place, 110 Manitou Dr, Kitchener

This Retirement Workshop focuses on financial planning, lifestyle planning and what to do with a retirement gratuity as well as the important planning ...

TBU Maternity/Parental Leave Workshop

Wednesday April 8 4:00pm @ D24 Classroom; 225 Centennial Court, Kitchener