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Category: FAQs


MPT – Update and Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF) Statement

Hello Teacher Candidates, There has been some Math Proficiency Test (MPT) news over the last few days (Apr29 Ministry announces sittings and May3 OCT deadline reminder) and I know many of you have been following it closely. Unfortunately, we, and…

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Math Proficiency Test (MPT) – Reminder re: OCT Certificate expiry

Please see below the MPT update just received from the Ontario College of Teachers. To see previous updates regarding the MPT, please visit theteachercandidate.com/beyond-the-bed/mathtest Click on the letter below to download the PDF To see previous updates regarding the Math…

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Math Proficiency Test (MPT) – Sittings available starting May

Please see below the MPT update just received from the Ministry of Education. To see previous updates regarding the MPT, please visit theteachercandidate.com/beyond-the-bed/mathtest Memorandum: Thursday, April 29, 2021 3:00:38 PM From: Yael GinslerAssistant Deputy Minister (A)Student Achievement Division Shannon FullerAssistant Deputy…

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Friday FAQ: AQs for new grads

This FAQ discusses Additional Qualifications

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Welcoming the Faculty’s new Indigenous Program Coordinator

Please join me in welcoming Chett Monague to the Office of Indigenous Education in the newly minted staffing role of Indigenous Program Coordinator.  Chett who is Anishinaabe from Chimnissing (Beausoleil First Nation), Ontario joins us from his previous role as the Recruitment…

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Friday FAQ: Reporting on your first AFE

This week’s FAQ is focused on how Year 1s (ie the Class of 2021) can report on their Alternative Field Experience, due June 15.

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Friday FAQ: AQs for new graduates

This week’s FAQ discusses Additional Qualifications and how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their requirements.

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Friday FAQ: AFE reporting

This week’s FAQ discusses how to report and confirm your AFE experience

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Friday FAQ: absences during Practicum/AFE

This week’s FAQ discusses absences during Practicum or Alternative Field Experience.

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Friday FAQ: Teaching Portfolios and Documenting Practice

This week’s FAQ discusses the various ways teacher candidates document their practice.

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