Ontario Announces Updated Hiring Practices for Teachers – October 15, 2020

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Ontario Announces Updated Hiring Practices for Teachers – October 15, 2020

In Vaughan, Ont., Stephen Lecce, Ontario’s minister of education, announces the province’s new policies related to the hiring of teachers. Effective October 29, 2020, hiring will be dictated by merit, diversity, and the unique needs of schools and communities as his government moves to revoke Regulation 274. This hiring regulation gave preference to teachers who had seniority. (no interpretation)