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Where are Ontario teachers striking next?

How to keep kids on track during strikes
How to keep kids on track during strikes

With four teachers unions in Ontario holding strikes on different days in different areas, it has left parents and students looking for a place to get a handle on where and when the next round of job action will take place.

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF), as well as the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and the Association des enseignantes et des enseignants franco-ontariens (AEFO) have all been working without a contract since Aug. 31.

READ MORE: How to get government child care funding during Ontario teachers strike

The OSSTF has been holding a series of weekly one-day strikes since early December, while the other two unions hit the picket lines for the first time on Jan. 20 and Jan. 21, respectively.

Violence in classrooms key issue for Ontario educators
Violence in classrooms key issue for Ontario educators

Global News will use this page to help parents keep track of which school boards are affected by strikes across the province.

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Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO)

The ETFO kicked off a work-to-rule campaign in December which escalated on Jan. 20 to affect school trips and extra-curricular activities.

READ MORE: Entire Ontario public school system to be shut down Feb. 21 due to teachers strike

The first round of strikes hit Toronto, Ottawa, York Region and the Muskoka area on Jan. 20. What follows are the announced ETFO strikes going forward:

The ETFO announced on Jan. 27 that the rotating strikes will escalate in February if a new deal is not reached by then.

The ETFO announced a new round of rotating strikes on Feb. 4 which will run from Feb. 10 through Feb. 14. A province-wide strike will be held on Feb. 11, in addition to the following daily rotating strikes:

February 12:

• Algoma District School Board
• Greater Essex County District School Board
• Limestone District School Board
• Niagara District School Board
• Renfrew County District School Board
• Toronto District School Board
• Toronto Catholic District School Board (designated early childhood educators only)
• Waterloo Region District School Board
• Moosonee and Moose Factory District School Authorities
• Bloorview, John McGivney Children’s Centre, KidsAbility, Niagara Peninsula Children’s Centre school authorities.

February 13:

• Bluewater District School Board
• Grand Erie District School Board
• Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board
• Keewatin-Patricia District School Board
• Lakehead District School Board
• Ontario North East District School Board
• Ottawa-Carleton District School Board
• Peel District School Board
• Penetanguishene Protestant Separate School Board
• Simcoe County District School Board
• Superior-Greenstone District School Board
• Trillium Lakelands District School Board
• York Region District School Board
• Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre.

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February 14:
• Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board
• Near North District School Board
• Rainy River District School Board

On Feb. 12, Global News’ Travis Dhanraj reported that the ETFO will join the other three unions in holding a province-wide strike on Feb. 21.

Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA)

OECTA started a work to rule campaign on Jan. 13 which included not participating in standardized testing, preparing report cards or participating in Ministry of Education initiatives.

The union’s 45,000 members walked off the job for the first time in more than 20 years on Jan. 21.

READ MORE: Ontario teachers’ strikes: A timeline of key events and actions taken so far

On Feb. 7, the union announced increased job action.

On Feb. 12, Global News’ Travis Dhanraj reported that the OECTA will join the other three unions in holding a province-wide strike on Feb. 21.

Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation (OSSTF)

OSSTF has staged a series of rotating strikes and the union has also been on a work-to-rule campaign since November.

Members began a series of one-day strikes on Dec. 4, when they walked off the job across Ontario.

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Since then, the board has held a multitude of other strikes which have rotated to different boards across the province.

On Feb. 7, another round of strikes was announced for the following school boards for Feb. 13:

• Algoma District School Board
• Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board
• Superior-Greenstone District School Board
• Greater Essex County District School Board
• Avon Maitland District School Board
• Peel District School Board
• District School Board of Niagara
• Limestone District School Board
• Renfrew County District School Board

On Feb. 12, Global News’ Travis Dhanraj reported that the OSSTF will join the other three unions in holding a province-wide strike on Feb. 21.

Association des enseignantes et des enseignants franco-ontariens (AEFO)

The Association des enseignantes et des enseignants franco-ontariens (AEFO) announced Friday that it will hold its first walkout on Feb. 13.

The AEFO has 12,000 members in the French-language elementary and high school system and been operating in a work-to-rule campaign.

On Feb. 12, Global News’ Travis Dhanraj reported that the AEFO will join the other three unions in holding a province-wide strike on Feb. 21.