Founded in 1890, the Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers' Association is a professional organization serving approximately 6,000 teachers in Newfoundland and Labrador. The offices of the NLTA are located in St. John's, Newfoundland and the association provides numerous services to teachers through various professional divisions. The NLTA has a Provincial Executive Council consisting of 12 members, 49 Branches. three levels-based councils, and seven specialized interest councils. The Association is affiliated with Education International (EI), representing teachers around the world, and the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF), representing the 220,000 teachers in this country.
We dedicate ourselves to the professional excellence and personal well-being of teachers, through support, advocacy, educational leadership and the development and delivery of outstanding programs and services.