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Ontario's auditor general says teachers and other school board employees are taking more sick days -- an average of nearly 12 last year.
The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan says it is selling off 30 per cent of its stakes at two United Kingdom regional airports to broaden its investment strategy.
Elementary teachers in Ontario have ratified a contract extension that gives them raises, caps kindergarten class sizes and gives the government labour peace.
Ontario's English Catholic teachers have secured a two-year contract extension, giving the Liberal government one less potentially contentious round of negotiations leading into the next election.
Ontario's education minister says she wants to release details of teachers' contracts "as soon as possible."
Teachers who went on illegal strikes earlier this year will be allowed to make pension contributions for that period of time but the same agreement won't apply to future illegal job actions, Ontario's education minister said Monday.
Ontario's 78,000 elementary school teachers have ratified their new contract with the provincial government.
Ontario's auditor general will examine millions of dollars in government payouts to teachers' unions to cover negotiating costs.
The union representing some school support staff says if the trustee associations follow through on their threat to dock their pay, they will escalate job action.
Ontario reached tentative contract deals Monday with public elementary teachers as well as support staff in most schools, ending their work-to-rule campaigns.
The three Ontario teachers' unions promised $2.5 million by the Ontario government to help them cover the cost of contract negotiations will have to provide receipts.