WTA Retirement Reception

THE WINNIPEG TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION RETIREMENT RECEPTION Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, 561 Wellington Crescent Doors open at 6:00 PM, ceremonies start at 7:00 PM. Thursday, June 6, 2019 A reception will be held honouring retiring WTA members. The evening is a fun…

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We need volunteers!

The WTA relies on volunteers to serve on committees and assist with the work of the Association.  If you have never been on a WTA committee (or even if you have) click here to read about what each committee does…

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2019 Teacher of Tomorrow Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted.  The deadline is 4 pm on the last teaching day in May. From WTA Council Policy: An annual $4,000.00 scholarship be awarded to a member’s dependent child currently enrolled in an education certification program. Criteria…

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Spring 2019 Staffing Dates

The Bulletin timelines for the Spring Staffing Process as follows: Bulletin #1:  April 25.  Closing date is 4p.m. April 29. Bulletin #2:  May 16.  Closing date will be noon May 21. Bulletin #3:  June 4.  Closing date will be noon…

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Your Wellness Matters

Submitted by W. Blakey, Teacher Wellness Chair Recently, I learned of a past student who had died by suicide.  He wasn’t the first of my students who has died and he probably won’t be the last. My mother and father…

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Executive Elections Results

The final results of the 2019-2020 WTA Executive election (all acclaimed) are:   President                   Michelle Wolfe, WTA Office Vice-President           Dave Najduch, WTA Office Treasurer                   Gregg Walker, Kelvin Secretary                   Kristen Fallis, Sargent Park   Executive Members at Large Winston…

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Violence and Harassment Prevention

Violence and Harassment at Work.  Here is what you need to know!   What is violence as defined by Workplace Safety & Health Legislation? Violence means: The attempted or actual exercise of physical force against a person; and Any threatening statement…

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