November 2017

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Issue Date From To Document Title/Details
30/11/2017 Demetra Saldaris, Director
Professionalism, Teaching Policy and Standards Branch
Ontario Ministry of Education
Faculties of Education

Call for Proposals – Faculty Forum 2018

30/11/2017 Debbie Thompson
Director, Safe and Healthy Schools Branch
Indigenous Education and Well-Being Division
Directors of Education

Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of Provincial Schools

Support for Physical Activity: Daily Physical Activity Funding for Elementary Schools and Physical Activity Grants for Secondary Schools

See also:

Physical Activity in Secondary Schools Grant Application 2017‑2018

Physical Activity in Secondary Schools (PASS) Grant Guidelines 2017‑2018

30/11/2017 Cathy Montreuil
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division

Denys Giguère
Assistant Deputy Minister
French Language Teaching, Learning and Achievement Division

Richard Franz
Assistant Deputy Minister (Acting)
System Planning, Research and Innovation Division

Martyn Beckett
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Support and Field Services Division
Directors of Education

Implementation of the Highly Skilled Workforce Expert Panel Recommendations: Funding to Support Success for All Students

30/11/2017 Debbie Thompson
Director, Safe and Healthy Schools Branch
Indigenous Education and Well-Being Division
Directors of Education

Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of Provincial School

Support for Physical Activity: Daily Physical Activity Funding for Elementary Schools and Physical Activity Grants for Secondary Schools

29/11/2017 Mitzie Hunter
Minister of Education
Partnership Table

School Board Chairs

Transformation Steering Committee Members and Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) Chairs

Directors of Education

About the Transformation Steering Committee

See also:

Transformation Steering Committee – Draft Terms of Reference

29/11/2017 Debbie Thompson
Director, Safe and Healthy Schools Branch
Indigenous Education and Well-Being Division
Directors of Education

Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities

Executive Director of Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch

Invitation to Healthy Schools Webinar

29/11/2017 Cathy Montreuil
Chief Student Achievement Officer
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division
Directors of Education

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

See also:

Letter to high school principals

27/11/2017 Erica van Roosmalen
Director
Education Assessment Secretariat
Directors of Education

Engagement on Education Assessment in Ontario
Including Regional Engagement Sessions

27/11/2017 Cathy Montreuil
Chief Student Achievement Officer
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division

Denys Giguère
Assistant Deputy Minister
French Language Teaching, Learning and Achievement Division
Directors of Education

The Hour of Code Initiatives 2017-18

23/11/2017 Bruce W. Shaw
Director
Student Achievement Supports Branch

Louise Sirisko
Director
Special Education / Success for All Branch
Directors of Education

Renewed Mathematics Strategy (RMS) Supports for Section 68 Hospital Boards

See also:

Fall/Winter 2017 virtual learning sessions

21/11/2017 Mitzie Hunter
Minister of Education
Initiatives Committee Member List

Initiatives Committee – Streamlining and Reduction

21/11/2017 Bruce Rodrigues
Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education
Directors of Education

Indigenous Names, Logos and or Mascots

21/11/2017 Ministry of Education Directors of Education

Principals of Elementary School

Principals of Secondary Schools

2017-18 Premier's Awards for Accepting Schools

See also:

Tip Sheet: 2017-18 Premier's Awards for Accepting Schools

Poster: 2017-18 Premier's Awards for Accepting Schools

17/11/2017 David DeSantis
Team Lead, Internal
Student Achievement Division, Student Achievement Supports Branch
Student Success Leaders, School Effectiveness Leads

Directors of Education, Assistants to Directors of Education

Field Services Regional Managers, Ministry of Education

Voluntary Virtual Capacity Building Sessions

17/11/2017 Shannon Fuller
Assistant Deputy Ministry
Early Years and Child Care Division
Directors of Education

Early Development Instrument (EDI) Cycle 5 – Educator Team Study

16/11/2017 Richard Franz
Assistant Deputy Minister (Acting)
System Planning, Research & Innovation Division

Denys Giguère
Assistant Deputy Minister
French-Language Teaching, Learning and Achievement Division

Launching the EDU DesignLab

16/11/2017 David DeSantis
Lead, Internal
Student Achievement Division
Student Achievement Supports Branch
Directors of Education

Additional Meeting Invites for Kindergarten Implementation Working Group

15/11/2017 Patrick Case, LSM, LL.B., LL.M.
Chief Equity Officer
Assistant Deputy Minister
Education Equity Secretariat
Directors of Education

Webinar: When Hate is in the Headlines

14/11/2017 Mitzie Hunter
Minister of Education
Chairs of the 12 French-language school boards, ACÉPO and AFOCSC

Centre Jules-Léger – Transfer of Governance

14/11/2017 Bruce Rodrigues
Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education
Directors of Education

Centre Jules-Léger – Transfer of Governance

9/11/2017 Marg Connor
Director
Program Implementation Branch

Shirley Kendrick
Director
Curriculum, Assessment and Student Success Policy Branch

Lillian Patry
Director
French-Language Teaching and Learning Branch
Directors of Education

2017-18 Career Studies Projects

See also:

Career Studies Project Invitation to Participate 2017-18

Career Studies Project Participant Information Form

9/11/2017 Shirley Kendrick, Director
Curriculum, Assessment and Student Success Policy Branch

Taunya Paquette, Director
Indigenous Education Office
Directors of Education

Message from Ministry of Education – Funding for TRC curriculum implementation and Indigenous CI's

See also:

Responding to TRC Calls to Action #62 and #63:
– Implementing Curriculum Revisions
– Indigenous Education-Focused Collaborative Inquiry

9/11/2017 Carol Campbell, Education Advisor to the Premier and Minister of Education

Education Sector

School Board Chairs

Independent Review of Assessment and Reporting in Ontario
9/11/2017 Erica van Roosmalen
Director
Education Assessment Secretariat

Directors of Education

Independent Review of Assessment and Reporting in Ontario
9/11/2017 Patrick Case, LSM, LL.B., LL.M.
Chief Equity Officer
Assistant Deputy Minister
Education Equity Secretariat
Directors of Education

Webinar – When Hate is in the Headline

8/11/2017 Eric Ward
Director
Education Statistics and Analysis Branch
Directors of Education

Board Interface Tools – 2017 Update

8/11/2017 Ministry of Education Directors of Education

Principals of Secondary Schools

Now OPEN 2018-19 Minister's Student Advisory Council Application

See also:

Poster: 2018-19 Minister's Student Advisory Council Application

7/11/2017 David DeSantis
Team Lead, Internal
Student Achievement Division
Student Success Leaders

School Effectiveness Leads

Early Years Leads

PL K-3 2017-2018 Virtual Sessions

6/11/2017 Denise Dwyer
Assistant Deputy Minister
Indigenous Education and Well-Being Division
Ministry of Education
Directors of Education

Legalization of Cannabis Update

See also:

Legalization of Cannabis Update

6/11/2017 Taunya Paquette
Director
Indigenous Education Office
Directors of Education

Indigenous Education: 2017-2018 Board Action Plans

3/11/2017 Mitzie Hunter
Minister of Education
Minister's Reference Group

Invitation letter from Minister to Minister's Reference Group Meeting

See also:

Terms of Reference for Minister's Reference Group on Community and Education Planning and Partnerships