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The Ontario College of Teachers, Ontario’s teaching regulator,
welcomes your involvement in our governance process.
Like accounting, nursing and engineering, teaching is a regulated
profession. In Ontario, this means the College oversees more than 230,000
Ontario Certified Teachers (OCTs) working in all publicly funded
elementary and secondary schools as well as some private schools.
Like the self-regulatory bodies overseeing the accounting, nursing and
engineering professions, we are also overseen by a governing body and
funded by licensing fees.
We set the ethical standards and standards of the profession and are also
responsible for initial and ongoing teacher education, licensing, and
We are in the process of forming our new governing body, which will
involve an equal number of the members of the public and Ontario Certified
There are a number of benefits to getting involved including:
Learn more about the roles available and the
Applications for governance
positions are accepted year-round and will be held for review until the
annual selection process, which occurs at the end of each calendar year.
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