THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2012) - OSSTF/FEESO has reached a tentative teacher bargaining unit agreement with the Lakehead District School Board. The agreement will be officially submitted to the Minister of Education for review. Job sanctions are suspended as of November 23, 2012, pending ratification of the agreement. Details will remain confidential to the parties until the agreement is ratified.

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:

OSSTF/FEESO Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
Cindy Dubue
Executive Officer
416-751-8300 or 1-800-267-7867

Paul Caccamo
President Teachers' Bargaining Unit