Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Intersex

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Intersex (LGBTQI) Committee works to enhance awareness of LGBTQI issues in the Local, the teaching profession, and society. The goals of the committee include:

Providing strategies to ensure that all ETT activities are inclusive, and support LGBTQI members to become active in our local and at the provincial level.
Providing education to members about the histories and experiences of LGBTQI people in our workplaces and society.
Advising and making recommendations to the ETT Executive of strategies which raise awareness and sensitize ETT members about LGBTQI issues.
Co-operating with other communities, unions, individuals, and community groups to advance awareness of LGBTQI issues in our Local.
The LGBTQI Committee meets approximately once a month in the ETT office.

The ETT Member Service Committee and the LGTBQI Committee are hosting a social. Join us for food and fun! Date: December 9, 2022 Time:
On Saturday, June 25, 2022, join the ETT Status of Women Committee, CUPE 4400 and OSSTF for Pride Toronto’s annual Dyke March. Beginning as
On Friday, June 24, 2022, join the ETT LGBTQI Committee, CUPE 4400 and TDECE ETFO Local for Pride Toronto’s annual Trans March. Pride Toronto’s
The 2SLGBTQ+ Education Timeline was developed by ETFO and The ArQuives (formerly known as the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives (CLGA)) and highlights historically

Executive Liaison(s)

Maria Abbruzzese

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Ricardo Rodriguez

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