T.O. elementary teachers to strike Tuesday
Toronto District School Board headquarters on Yonge St. (Sun files)
Shawn Jeffords, QMI Agency
, Last Updated: 12:10 AM ET
Elementary and junior high school teachers at the Toronto District School Board will hit the picket lines Tuesday. Board spokesman Shari Schwartz-Maltz confirmed that teachers have been notified by the Elementary Teachersâ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) that the one-day strike will take place next week. The TDSB had âall kinds of e-mails coming in, (and) teachers telling usâ the strike was moving forward, she said Thursday evening. As a result, 474 elementary and junior high schools in Toronto will close for the day. That means 173,000 students wonât be in class Tuesday.