OECTA WebExperience: Math Mondays

OECTA’s Professional Development department will be hosting WebExperience: Math Mondays beginning September 25, 2017. This online interactive professional development platform is designed for Kindergarten to Grade 12 teachers. A number of different ‘experiences’ have been designed to provide ideas and activities that can be used to support an engaging and balanced math program. Each live […]

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OECTA’s Leadership Training 2017-2018

OECTA will offer both the Foundational and Specialized Programs in the 2017-2018 school year. Please note that the online application process for the Foundational Program will open on September 5, 2017 and close on September 17, 2017. Information about the programs can be found in the For Your Career section at www.catholicteachers.ca.

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Finance Committee meeting

NOTICE: The first Finance Committee meeting for the 2017-2018 school year will be held on Thursday August 31, 1:00pm at the Unit office. The committee assists in the preparation and review of the draft budget and approved budget. All members are welcome to attend.

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OECTA Bursary Reminder

Each year, bursaries of up to $1,000.00 are awarded to individual members. These bursaries are named the Joan Kamps Memorial Bursaries. Members currently in the pre-degree categories who are taking undergraduate courses shall be given priority as applicants. Members who wish to pursue post-graduate studies or professional development activities as lifelong learning shall also be […]

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Prayer/Poem Contest

This year, once again through the joint committee of the Political Advisory and Catholic Advocacy, the Unit had a prayer/poem contest. The Unit received several entries and it was great to see members participating. We have very talented writers and it was a very challenging task to choose three award recipients as they all were […]

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Kindergarten Support Material

The ministry has released a document that will assist kindergarten teachers to find necessary resources to support communicating about learning. This document can be found in the Member Section of this website in the Documents area under Resources

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Kindergarten Communication of Learning Update

After new information released by the Ministry pertaining to the implementation of the new Kindergarten Communication of Learning relating to Growing Success, and communication between the Board and the Unit, and the Association with the government, the implementation of the Communication of Learning will be postponed to June 2017.

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Kindergarten Communication of Learning

We have recently received a notice from the OECTA Provincial office regarding the Ministry releasing new information on December 20 pertaining to the implementation of the new Kindergarten Communication of Learning relating to Growing Success. The Unit continues to have discussion with the Board and the OECTA Provincial office regarding concerns that have been raised […]

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Dufferin-Peel Breakfast with Santa 2016

On December 3rd 2016, Dufferin-Peel (OECTA) Elementary Unit along with Dufferin-Peel Secondary Unit hosted its 3rd Annual Breakfast with Santa at the Capitol Banquet Centre in Mississauga. Christmas spirit was high among the nearly 300 members and their families that attended the special holiday event. Guests were treated to a delicious buffet-style breakfast followed by […]

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