IN THIS ISSUE: College supports legislative changes to better protect students.
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Your College and You
APRIL 2018
College welcomes government’s plans to strengthen our role in protecting students
College supports legislative changes to better protect students

The College welcomes efforts to amend Ontario laws that make student safety a priority.

At its March 1st meeting, College Council approved a series of recommendations to the Ministry of Education to amend the Ontario College of Teachers Act.

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Myth: New teachers have more difficulties finding work today compared to four years ago.
Fact: Today’s job market for new teachers is better than four years ago, especially for those with French language expertise. This is what our most recent Transition to Teaching survey reveals.
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Meet Nicole, Devan and Kara. Each received $2,000 towards their studies. The College awards three scholarships annually (set out in College bylaw). They acknowledge teacher candidates for their outstanding academic achievement and high level of preparedness for teacher education. Applications are accepted until June 29, 2018.

Nous applaudissons l’initiative du gouvernement pour renforcer notre rôle de protection des élèves
In the community
We come to you! The College attends events to raise awareness about its role to protect the public interest — which includes managing risks to protect student safety — and to promote the high standards to which you and your colleagues aspire.
Have a question? Come talk with us at an event near you!
  • Whitby - Durham District School Board Parents as Partners Conference
    April 7
  • Waterloo - Waterloo Region District School Board Equipping Parents, Supporting Students Conference
    April 7
  • Toronto Baby Show, Enercare Centre, Booth 729
    April 14-15
  • Windsor -The Mama Expo, Caboto Club
    April 15
  • Ottawa Parent and Child Expo, Nepean Sportsplex
    April 21-22
  • Mississauga - The Baby Time Show, The International Centre
    April 27-29
  • Toronto - Toronto District School Board Parents as Partners Conference, Beanfield Centre
    April 28
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