Media Advisory: Rally at Minister of Education's Constituency Office on Friday, September 14

"Protecting and Enhancing Public Education"

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2012) -

Attention: Assignment Editors, Education Reporters, Queen's Park Press Gallery

Members of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF/FEESO) will join other education federations and members of the public to protest the passing of Bill 115 at the constituency office of the Minister of Education, Laurel Broten, located at 701 Evans Road in Etobicoke.

Members will gather from 3:30-5:00 p.m. to express their disapproval with the Minister and her government's bill.

OSSTF/FEESO, founded in 1919, has 60,000 members across Ontario. They include public high school teachers, occasional teachers, educational assistants, continuing education teachers and instructors, early childhood educators, psychologists, secretaries, speech-language pathologists, social workers, plant support personnel, university support staff, and many others in education.

Contact Information:

Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
Mike Platt
District 12, Toronto
416.393.8900 x244

Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
Paul Kossta
District 12, Toronto
416.393.8900 x243

Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
Domenic Bellissimo
Executive Assistant, Provincial Office
416.576.1244 (cell)