The Ministry has provided additional professional development funding to support the ongoing implementation of the updated Kindergarten Program Document, and Kindergarten Addendum to Growing Success, including Communication of Learning Templates. To continue building the capacity of additional kindergarten teams, OECTA will host another conference for Teacher and Early Childhood Educator teams entitled: Digging Deeper-Teaching, Learning, Assessing, Evaluating and Communicating Learning. This conference is open to teacher and early childhood educator teams who have not attended an OECTA Summer Institute or the Kindergarten Conference last year and are currently delivering the Kindergarten program.
The conference will be held from Tuesday, November 28 through to Wednesday, November 29 at the Sheraton Parkway North Hotel in Richmond Hill starting at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday and concluding by 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday.
The deadline to apply is October 13, 2017.
The application form can be found under Professional Development in the Member section of this website.