IN THIS ISSUE: Karen Murray, OCT, Leads Development of New AQ Guide on Anti-Black Racism

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July 2020
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Karen Murray, OCT, Leads Development of New AQ Guide on Anti-Black Racism

The College has appointed Karen Murray, OCT, to lead the development of its new Additional Qualification (AQ) guideline to address Anti-Black Racism.

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College supports government's anti-racism initiatives

The College supports the provincial government’s initiatives to eradicate racism and discrimination in the province’s education system.

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Myth: I can say what I want on social media. It's called freedom of expression.
Fact: Consider whether any content may reflect poorly on you, your school or the teaching profession before you post it. See the College's professional advisory on maintaining professionalism through the use of electronic communication and social media.
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How to help students recognize real-world challenges and develop practical solutions

See how Grade 3 students develop mobile apps to address real-world issues.

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The College is open, virtually

As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we continue to work from home and are available to assist you. However, there may be delays to certain processes.

Visit our COVID-19 webpage to access a variety of information, resources and frequently asked questions.

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Roles of Council committees

There are 14 Council committees that help to govern the College. Each committee has a unique role in protecting the public interest.

For example, the Fitness to Practise Committee conducts hearings and rules on physical or mental capacity of members.


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