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Key Issues>ETT Fall 2017 By-Election: President
ETT Fall 2017 By-Election: President


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ETT will be holding a by-election in the Fall of 2017 for the position of President.

The term of office is from October 6, 2017 to June 30, 2018. In the case of an acclamation, the successful candidate will take office on September 8, 2017.

Voting will take place online and by telephone. All ETT Members in good standing are eligible to vote.

Voting will begin on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and will end on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:00 p.m.

Please be advised that all candidates for this position must have at least two years of experience on the ETT Executive.

Further elections for Table Officer and/or Executive Officer position(s) may follow depending on the result of the Presidential by-election.

Additional by-election details will be posted on the ETT website and sent out via ETT Weekly as they become available.

By-Election<br /> Timeline

By-Election Timeline

Notice of By-Election for the Position of President
Friday, June 9, 2017

  • Notice sent to ETT members via the ETT website and ETT Weekly of the pending election for the position of President.

Nomination Period
Friday, September 1, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to Friday, September 8, 2017, 4:00 p.m.

  • On Friday, September 1, 2017, at 8:00 a.m., nomination forms and instructions will be made available to potential candidates via the ETT website.
  • Deadline for nomination forms and campaign materials is Friday, September 8, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
  • Campaign materials must be received and accepted by the Chief Returning Officer (CRO) before a candidate can begin campaigning.

Steward List
Friday, September 8, 2017

  • The CRO will email all candidates the Steward list.

Voting
Friday, September 29, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to Thursday, October 5, 2017, 10:00 p.m.

  • Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) for phone and online voting will be mailed to ETT members’ homes.

Results
Friday, October 6, 2017

  • Voting results will be tabulated by a third-party electronic voting service and relayed to the CRO.
  • Results will be posted on the ETT website on Friday, October 6, 2017, by noon.
  • The successful candidate will take office on October 6, 2017 and finish their term on June 30, 2018.

Please be advised that the by-election timeline may be revised. Members will be notified of any revision via the ETT website and ETT Weekly.

Candidate<br /> Instructions

Candidate Instructions

On Friday, September 1, 2017, at 8:00 a.m., nomination forms and instructions will be made available to potential candidates on the ETT website.

Campaign materials must be received and accepted by the CRO before a candidate can begin campaigning.

Please be advised that all candidates for this position must have at least two years of experience on the ETT Executive.

Voting

Voting

All ETT members in good standing may vote in this by-election.

Voting will begin on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and will end on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:00 p.m.

Your Pin

In order to vote in this by-election you will need a Personal Identification Number (PIN). Please ensure that your address is on file with the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO). To update your information, visit the ETFO website, or call ETFO at 416-962-3836 and ask to speak with a representative in Member Records, Monday to Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.