The Advocate

Dear Colleagues,

Please find the latest edition of The Advocate, our newsletter that provides a more in-depth look at some of the issues currently affecting our members.

In this issue, you can learn about the impact of the pandemic on our working conditions, the local agreements we are working on along with other emergent labour-relations issues , possible upcoming changes to our group insurance plan for fall of 2021, and systemic racism in the education system. You will also get to meet some of our new teachers and our most recent addition to the Executive, Maria.

We would love to hear your reactions to this issue. Please send them to If you would like your letter to be considered for publication in the next issue, please keep it to 150 words or less.

Happy reading,

The JACFA Executive