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Category: Practicum Updates


Call for Nominations: AT and AFE Supervisor Awards

Did you love your placement host? Nominate them for the 2021 Award for Excellence Field experiences are a critical part of the preparation of new teachers and are only possible because of the many volunteer Associate Teachers and AFE Supervisors…

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Reminder: End of Year Survey

Hello Teacher Candidates, The Teacher Education Office is proud of your hard work and flexibility this year! It has been a challenging one, but your patience and feedback throughout has been so appreciated.   As we look forward, we’re eager to…

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Practicum Update #3 (Mar8)

Thank you for your patience. We have now opened the Practicum Portal for teacher candidates who have an upcoming placement to review the details. We are continuing to add placement details as we receive confirmations from our board partners. If…

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Yr2 Practicum Update #2 (Mar5)

Attn: Year 2 Teacher Candidates Hello there! As mentioned earlier this week, we’re working through a high volume of unanticipated changes to the practicum placements. We sent out confirmations to Associate Teachers and Principals and are still receiving updates from…

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Yr2 Practicum Update

Hi Year 2 Teacher Candidates, You likely remember an email from Joanne, Practicum Coordinator, last week sharing more information on the upcoming March 15 Practicum block. Earlier this week we sent March 15 Practicum block confirmations to Principals and Associate…

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OCT Temporary Certificate: Update 2

Hello Year 2 Teacher Candidates,  Since our first Temporary Certificate update on February 3, we have been in discussions with our board partners to develop clear minimum eligibility requirements that maintain the integrity of the program and are in line…

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OCT Temporary Certificate: Update 1

On January 30, 2021 two provincial regulatory amendments created a new licensing pathway for the Ontario College of Teachers (OCT).   Ontario Regulation 1/21, made under the “Ontario College of Teachers Act, 1996”, and Ontario Regulation 2/21, made under the “Education…

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Call for Nominations: AT and AFE Supervisor Awards

Did you love your placement host? Nominate them for the Award for Excellence Field experiences are a critical part of the preparation of new teachers and are only possible because of the many volunteer Associate Teachers and AFE Supervisors that…

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Award for Excellence Winners Announced

The 2020 Award for Excellence winners have been announced! Congratulations to all who were nominated.

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AT/AFE Supervisor Award: nominations due May 20

Did you love your placement host? Nominate them for the Award for Excellence Field experiences are a critical part of the preparation of new teachers and are only possible because of the many volunteer Associate Teachers and AFE Supervisors that…

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