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Monthly Archives: October 2013


Facebook page for FDay Kindergarten

If you are teaching in Kindergarten or are interested in teaching Kindergarten, you might wish to “like” the Facebook Page, Full Day Kindergarten, Early Years Teaching in Ontario. This page was created by faculty member, Betsy Reilly who teaches Curriculum…

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Education Students’ Council Positions Available

Do you want to gain experience in a leadership role to serve your fellow teacher candidates? Your Education Students’ Council wants YOU to take the lead and apply for the following positions. Fill out and submit the attached application to…

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Your Union and You

Teacher Candidates, your TELC Committee (Teacher Education Liaison Committee) has been selected and is looking forward to presenting your issues and concerns to your respective unions. This Committee is also in place to relay helpful union information to you. The…

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Mental Health 2.0 – Student Social Media Contest

The Council of Ontario Universities (COU) is pleased to announce the launch of a new social media competition, Mental Health 2.0 (www.mentalhealth20.ca). We are asking students at publicly funded institutions—grads and undergrads—to submit their ideas for social media campaigns that…

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Facebook Group for Lesson Plans

Hey Teacher Candidates! Hope everyone is enjoying their practicum! We are half way there! I know many of you are receiving awesome lessons plans, tips and other great resources from your associate teachers. We have made a Lesson Plan Group…

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Ontario Ministry of Education wants your ideas…

The Ontario Ministry of Education wants to hear from the public about their next phase in the Ontario education strategy. Below are some links and information that people might be interested in. This is an opportunity for everyone to provide…

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Information Session for Graduate Programs in Education: November 16

Join us! – Please RSVP:  http://www.edu.uwo.ca/graduate-education/information_sessions/

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Mid-term – Practicum

Hi Teacher Candidates We hope you are enjoying your teaching experiences! As you know, this Friday, Oct. 25th, marks the 3 week point in your practicum. All of your Associate Teachers have been emailed a letter with information about the…

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Queen’s University Conference on Education 2014

Please see the attached invitation and Bursary Application for Queen’s 2014 Conference on Education. Registration begins on November 4. (The deadline for submission of the bursary application is October 24.)

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End of Observation Week

Dear Teacher Candidates You have successfully completed Observation Week! Next week you begin teaching; many of you have done so already.  As you make decisions about your attendance and all activities at your schools, please keep in mind that you…

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