Update is an important source of pertinent information for OSSTF/FEESO members. With a new school year beginning under extraordinary circumstances, we will be issuing emails as needed in the coming weeks to advise members of new content on osstfupdate.ca. Recently added to osstfupdate.ca: Equity Advisory Workgroup—Call for members 2020 The Equity Advisory Workgroup is a permanent body advising both the Provincial Executive and the Equity Officer on reducing barriers to member participation and fostering equity and inclusion within OSSTF/FEESO. Applications are now being accepted until September 16 to be chosen as one of seven Members-at-Large to serve on this work group. Read more. Federation Family Education Fund—2020–2021 recipients Each year, ten awards valued at $1,500 are presented to children of OSSTF/FEESO members who will be pursuing their first post-secondary degree/diploma/certificate at a college, university, or apprenticeship program of their choice. OSSTF/FEESO congratulates this year’s recipients. Read more. OSSTF/FEESO supports life-long learning Every year OSSTF/FEESO offers fellowships and grants to members to assist with their educational endeavours. OSSTF/FEESO congratulates all of the applicants and wishes them success in their studies. The deadline for applications is April 1, 2021 for the 2021–2022 year. Read more. CYBERSAFETY: Important information for OSSTF/FEESO members OSSTF/FEESO recently updated the Cybersafety brochure found in the member protected portion of the OSSTF/FEESO website. The information contained in the brochure is particularly relevant at a time when many students have opted for online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, and more members are using technology to communicate with parents, families, students, and staff. Read more. CYBERSÉCURITÉ : Renseignements importants à l’intention des membres d’OSSTF/FEESO OSSTF/FEESO a récemment mis à jour la brochure sur la Cybersécurité qui se trouve dans la section réservée aux membres du site Web d’OSSTF/FEESO. Les renseignements et les conseils contenus dans la présente sont d’autant plus pertinents alors que de nombreux élèves ont opté pour l’apprentissage en ligne pendant la pandémie de la COVID-19 et qu’un plus grand nombre de membres se servent de la technologie pour communiquer avec les parents, les familles, les élèves et le personnel. Lire davantage. Read these articles and much more at osstfupdate.ca.