PD Funding Applications Open – Spring Quarter

The Spring Quarter includes Courses/Workshops that have a start date between April 1st and June 30th. Applications will be accepted starting January 23rd as per the PD Funding Guidelines. Please submit your application to Susan Lott at Orchard Park for approval. Applications sent prior to January 23rd will be returned to the applicant unprocessed. Please […]

PD Funding Applications Open – Winter Quarter

The Winter Quarter includes Courses/Workshops that have a start date between January 1st and March 31st. Applications will be accepted starting October 17th as per the PD Funding Guidelines. Please submit your application to Susan Lott at Orchard Park for approval. Applications sent prior to October 17th will be returned to the applicant unprocessed. Please […]

PD Funding Applications Open – Fall Quarter

The Fall Quarter includes Courses/Workshops that have a start date between September 1st and December 31st. Applications will be accepted starting June 13th as per the PD Funding Guidelines. Please submit your application to Susan Lott at Orchard Park for approval. Applications sent prior to June 13th will be returned to the applicant unprocessed. Please […]

PD Funding 2016-2017

May 2, 2016:  The funds for the first quarter of 2016-2017 have been completely allocated.  If you apply for a course/workshop taking place in July or August, you will be placed on a waiting list for funds.  There is no guarantee that funds will become available during the year. The Executive approved the PD Funding Guidelines for […]

Mental Health Matters

The “Mental Health Matters” workshop focuses on the most commonly identified mental health issues encountered within the classroom today. Participants will be provided insights into the symptoms and the needs of children diagnosed with common conditions like ADHD and Anxiety. A key goal of the workshop is to develop practical and universal strategies for creating […]

FNMI Workshop

Click here to download the FNMI Workshop Flyer Come learn how to infuse First Nations, Métis, and Inuit teaching in your Junior/Intermediate classroom and promote a great understanding of FNMI issues. Open to 24 Junior/Intermediate teachers who want to learn more about Residential Schools and First Nations’ Perspectives.  

PROFESSIONAL LEARNING COMMITTEE

Committee Chair: Jeanette Sales Goals and Objectives To provide a variety of relevant workshops reaching as many of our local members as possible To collaborate with other groups supporting the professional development of our members    

Women In Action Parts 1 and 2

Join us at Women In Action this April 15 – 17!! Email Gundi Barbour if you have questions or want to register! Hurry, this jam packed weekend is sure to fill up early! Click here for more information about the event!

Inspire and Inquire Workshop

This dynamic new ETFO workshop focuses on inquiry-based learning in the primary division (Grades 1 through 3). The workshop will explore the inquiry-based learning process student engagement, collaboration, and innovative thinking. Workshop participants will gain the skills and confidence to implement new approaches to teaching and learning that place students’ questions, observations, creativity, and thinking […]

TPA (Teacher Performance Appraisal) Workshop

This workshop is open to all Upper Grand ETFO Contract Teachers. Teachers in their First 5 Years are encouraged to attend. Workshop and dinner are complementary. Please email information@ugetfo.ca to register and indicate any dietary restrictions. Please include your name and your school in the email. TPA Workshop 2015 – workshop flyer