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Category: ESC Updates


Update on the Math Proficiency Test legal challenge

In October 2019, the Ontario Teacher Candidates’ Council was formed, uniting teacher candidates from across the province to challenge the implementation of the Math Proficiency Test regulation 271/19 and 272/19. This letter provides an update on their legal challenge against the MPT.

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Join the Ontario Teacher Candidates’ Council!

The Ontario Teacher Candidates’ Council provides representation for teacher candidates at accredited Ontario Faculties of Education. Get involved with OTCC this year!

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ESC Appointed Positions – last chance to apply

Applications for appointed positions close today at 5pm!  Below are appointed positions for the 2020/2021 school year: ETFO representative (Year 1 & 2) OSSTF representative (Year 1) OECTA representative (Year 1) Speaker of Council Wellness and Safety Commissioner Professional Development…

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ESC Election Results Available and Appointed Positions Open

Get involved with the Education Students’ Council! We would like to congratulate the elected representatives for the 2020/2021 school year: Vice President Student Events – Dana Casavecchia Vice President Student Affairs – Husam Sabaa French Representative – Stephanie Ghazarian First Year Representative…

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ESC Election: polls now open!

Happy Thursday Teacher Candidates! It is time to elect positions for the Education Students’ Council! Polls for voting in the 2020 Fall ESC election will be open from Thursday, October 1st at 8am to Friday, October 2nd at 4pm. Make…

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ESCargot September Issue now available!

Check out the ESCargot September issue for updates on Conference Week (Yr1), Alternative Field Experience (Yr2) and Practicum (Yr2). Hear about great resources like Online-Teacher and the team behind it.

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ESC Election Candidates

Check out all the candidates running in the 2020 Fall ESC Elections! Click on the link below to view the candidates’ profiles: Make sure to vote at the end of the week. Polls are open from Thursday, October 1 at…

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Student Council Elected Positions

Get involved with the Education Students’ Council! The Education Students’ Council (ESC) aims to improve academic, social and professional development of all Teacher Candidates at the Faculty of Education, and to enhance and support student experience and well-being. With multiple…

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ESCargot August Issue now available!

Check out the ESCargot August issue to learn about the province’s school reopening plans and get great tips and resources for the return to school.

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New! Peer Mentor Program

Peer Mentoring. In search of: Year 1 Teacher Candidates who want to start building connections and receiving guidance as they begin their journey. Year 2 Teacher Candidates who want to help Year 1 Teacher Candidates navigate their first year of the BEd program and gain valuable mentorship skills. Sign Up Now

Hello Year 1’s & 2’s! The ESC is starting a new Peer Mentorship Program which will pair up one Year 2 teacher candidate with 3-5 Year 1 teacher candidates of the same teachables and specialty!  Year 1’s, you can sign…

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