Privacy & Terms of Use

Your Privacy respects the privacy of its readers. Any information we collect is held in strict confidence and used only for completion of business. We do not sell personal information to third parties or share member identifiable information outside of the organization except where required to complete the business of the organization, and then only with trusted partner equally committed and accountable for respecting and maintaining the privacy of our readers.

Using Materials on the Website and Pages

All information contained on this website is Copyright ©2022 The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation, 49 Mobile Drive, Toronto, Ontario, M4A 1H5. All rights reserved.

You may view, download, cite, and/or print pages from this website at no charge provided that you abide by the following conditions:

You use the content for educational, personal or non-commercial purposes only.

You adhere to any additional terms or restrictions that may apply to particular articles, features, columns, or other materials published on this website.

You do not modify the site content in any way.

You ensure that the copyright notice and the full website address (URL) appear on any page that you print and distribute, or in the case of a citation you provide a source reference.

Reproduction of any content on this website for commercial purposes requires the written consent of Inquiries about reprinting materials for commercial purposes should be directed to Tracey Germa.

Linking to Pages on the Website

You are free to link to any page or site on the website without notifying us or asking permission. Links should be attributed to In order to help us serve our readers better and to maintain accurate records, we would appreciate knowing about any links you create to our website. Please send an email to Tracey Germa when you link to our site, telling us where you are linking from. We will keep information about who links to our site confidential.

Following Links to Third-Party Websites

Some pages in our websites contain links to third-party websites. These links are provided for your information and convenience only. The presence of a link does not imply that necessarily endorses the organization responsible for creating the website or agrees with the views expressed therein.