Substitute Teachers

General Meetings

The Substitute Teachers’ Committee hosts four general meetings for all substitute teachers each year. These meetings are an opportunity for substitute teachers to network with colleagues, as well as hear presentations on issues applicable to them. Agendas and Minutes for the General Meetings can be accessed by contacting the Local's office (; 780-455-2164). Information is posted as it becomes available.

Substitute Teachers General Meetings (notices and minutes are posted as they become available):

February 21, 2019 General Meeting rescheduled to March 14, 2019 

GETCA Lanyards - will be available for substitute teachers to pick up at GETCA.

October 9, 2018 General Meeting Minutes

May 29, 2018 General Meeting Minutes 

GETCA - Feb. 28-Mar. 1, 2019

GETCA is on February 28th and March 1st. Lanyards can be picked up at the General Meeting on Feb. 21st or at convention (bring some ID with you). Questions about substitute teacher attendance? The ATA has provided the following information: "Unless otherwise specified in your collective agreement or employment contract, convention attendance is optional."

Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Event - March 13, 2019

Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Week is March 11-15, 2019. The Substitute Teachers' Committee would like to extend an invitation to all of our Edmonton Public substitute teachers to join them for an evening of bowling on March 13, 2019 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Plaza Bowl. Sign up through Eventbrite; password: Appreciation.

Substitute Teachers' Committee Vacancy

There is a vacancy on the Substitute Teachers' Committee. If you are interested in serving on the committee for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year, please forward your name, phone number and personal email address to