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Ontario College of Teachers | Setting the Standard for Great Teaching
JUNE 2015
  Your College and You
Looking to teach abroad?
Looking to teach abroad?
Are you heading oversees for your summer vacation? If so, get inspired by these College members who have packed up their lessons to teach abroad – gaining professional experience and much more along the way.
You are invited
You are invited

What does it mean to be transparent in the age of social media? CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin will examine the question during her keynote address at the Annual Members’ Meeting on June 4.

Highlights of our 2014 College activities will also be presented. Want to attend?

While you’re there, visit the Margaret Wilson Library open house and learn how to use the library catalogue and databases

App to highlight newest courses
App to highlight newest courses
We’re adding new options to our mobile app. Beginning in June, members will be able to see the newest and most popular Additional Qualification courses. Watch for them and click through to enhance your learning.

Do you receive multiple copies of the magazine?
Do you receive multiple copies of the magazine?
Many College members live in multiple-member households. If you prefer to receive only one copy of Professionally Speaking per issue, let us know. By using our new automated tool, you’ll help save costs and reduce your environmental footprint.

Visit our booth at Toronto Pride
Visit our booth at Toronto Pride

We’ll be there on June 26, 27 and 28. We always enjoy meeting our members, so if you’re in the area, come say hello and we’ll be happy to give you an OCT pin!

The College is engaging in a series of consultations which will help create a new AQ course on teaching LGBTQ students.



Pitch in to help
Pitch in to help

Help to support new teachers while you drive, pitch and putt. The College’s annual golf event to support teacher education scholarships occurs on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Sponsor, play or donate.



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