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OTIP Teaching Award nominations close at midnight on March 31 If you have started a nomination or wish to nominate, now is the time! Just go to www.teachingawards.ca.  

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OTF Connects Spring Calendar 2017

The OTF Connects Spring Calendar is now open for registration!  Please check out our exciting new webinars! Don’t forget to share this information with your colleagues! Please visit often as new sessions are added regularly.   FEBRUARY Feb. 16 Get Kids Talking using Tech Tools! Anja Kitchen and Carrie Daniels Feb. 22 Infusing a Spirit …

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Survey on books being taught in English classrooms, Grades 7 to 12

This survey only takes about three minutes to complete and it may shape the Ontario cultural strategy and funding for schools. The Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport has identified a lack of Canadian content in schools as an area of concern that they plan on addressing over the next three years. OBPO has …

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Joining the Circle: new and exciting COPA and OTF resource for educators

COPA (le Centre ontarien de prévention des agressions) is proud to release the new multimedia toolkit, Joining the Circle. This new resource was designed to support safe, strong and free classrooms and schools. It was created by COPA in partnership with the Ontario Teachers’ Federation through a grassroots approach in collaboration with First Nations, Métis …

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