Mission & Vision Statements


The Edmonton Public Teachers, Local No. 37 of the Alberta Teachers’ Association promotes and supports the professional practice, serves as an advocate, and furthers the aims and professional interests of its members and the Alberta Teachers’ Association.  


The Edmonton Public Teachers Local will be:
1. Recognized as a leading authority on the professional practice of its members.
2. A respected voice that advocates for policies that address issues, trends, and conditions affecting public education and the professional practice of its members.
3. A leader in collaboratively working with the district and others in creating healthy, respectful working environments in which its members are valued.
4. A leader in negotiating and monitoring a collective agreement that serves the professional needs and interests of its members. 
5. A leader in promoting member commitment in the Local, the ATA and the community.