Thursday, October 23, 2014
THE RETIRED WOMEN TEACHERS OF ONTARIO /
ORGANISATION DES ENSEIGNANTES RETRAITÉES DE L'ONTARIO
In 1956, a small group of retired women teachers in Toronto got together for the purpose of trying to persuade the government to raise the level of pensions for retired women teachers to the same level as their male colleagues. Their goal would be met some years later, and with it the realization that retired women teachers needed a voice.
Today, Retired Women Teachers of Ontario / Organisation des enseignantes retraitées de l'Ontario (RWTO/OERO) continues to exist because
there is still a need for an organization that cares for the interests and
well-being of retired women teachers. More importantly, RWTO/OERO provides a
forum whereby retired women teachers can come together for social
interaction, stimulating programs, emotional support and most of all,
We invite you to browse our website to find out more about RWTO/OERO. If you are a qualified woman teacher who is retired, you are eligible to be a member of RWTO/OERO, whether or not you are receiving a teacher’s pension. Please consider joining our organization and experience the many rewards that RWTO/OERO has to offer.