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Teacher candidates who have been educated in Ontario or outside the province must apply to become members of the Ontario College of Teachers to be licensed to teach in Ontario. The College evaluates the qualifications and credentials of all prospective members to ensure that they meet the high standards set in law for all Ontario teachers.

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