Events & workshops

If you want to attend workshops or conferences, participate in consultations, or nominate someone for an award, you will find the information you need here. Do you have an education-related conference or event notice you'd like us to post? Feel free to submit an event.

Date Type Event Name City

Oct06

Workshop

Technology as a Tool to Accelerate Learning

Oct 6, 2014 — Presented by the Ottawa Catholic School Parents' Association and the Ottawa-Carleton Assembly of School Councils. Kyle Pace, a Google certified teacher, will lead the discussion. Discover how teachers are using technology, tools and innovative teaching practices to prepare students for tomorrow. Learn how you can get involved.

Ottawa

Oct06

Guest Speaker

An Evening with Zoe Kessler

Oct 6, 2014 — Zoe Kessler is an author, journalist, motivational speaker and noted authority on women and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD/ADD.)

Sarnia

Nov05

Conference

Ontario College of Teachers Conference 2014

Nov 5, 2014 — This year's Conference is expected to bring together members of the public, professional regulators, professional education associations, First Nations, Inuit and Métis community members, government officials, teacher educators, senior school board administrators, members of the teaching profession, and school trustees.

The College is Canada's only professional regulator governing the teaching profession in the public interest.

Toronto

Oct09

Conference

Changing the Course of Autism Conference/Webcast

Oct 9, 2014 — Whether you are a parent, educator, medical professional, researcher or individual dedicated to improving the life of individuals with autism, you will not want to miss this 2-day conference/webcast. The event addresses a range of issues, including research, education /behaviour interventions, communication strategies, biomedical treatments, advocacy and other topics.

Burlington

Feb09

Conference

Reading for the Love of It

Feb 9, 2015 — Reading for the Love of It 2015
39th Annual Language Arts Conference

Toronto

Oct18

Conference

ONBIDA’s 10th Literacy and Learning Conference: Surpassing Barriers

Oct 18, 2014 — Motivation, Remediation & Accommodation: Surpassing Barriers, with keynote presentation by Dr. Todd Cunningham.

Toronto

Nov20

Conference

National Gathering for Indigenous Education

Nov 20, 2014 — Indspire’s National Gathering for Indigenous Education conference allows parents and educators, as well as public and private supporters from across the country, to come together to share successful practices that address the needs and aspirations of Indigenous students and produce positive results for high school completion.

Toronto

Nov01

Conference

2014 ADHD Conference

Nov 1, 2014 — Two full days of presentations on ADHD and related topics geared towards parents, educators, adults with ADHD and their families, and medical professionals.

Vancouver

Oct18

Conference

Understanding Media Now: Navigating Surveillance, Social Media and Marketing

Oct 18, 2014 — The Association for Media Literacy (Ontario) is hosting a media literacy conference with guest speaker Annie Kidder

Toronto

Oct25

Seminar

The Learning Disabilities Association of Ottawa presents Richard Lavoie

Oct 25, 2014 — This session will present dozens of field-tested behavior management techniques for use at home and in the classroom. These strategies are designed specifically for use with students with language and attentional deficits.

Ottawa

Oct07

Conference

Futures Conference

Oct 7, 2014 — The 26th Annual Futures Conference is taking place at Blue Mountain Resort in Collingwood, Ontario on October 7th-9th.

Collingwood

Nov09

Conference

OSCA Gold 2014: Creating Pathways to Success

Nov 9, 2014 — Come celebrate the Ontario School Counsellors’ Association's 50th anniversary conference! All school staff and community partners have a role to play in ensuring that students have the necessary tools, resources, and information to succeed in their chosen path. The conference will explore innovative approaches for guidance and career counselling, job prospects and labour market trends, teen stress, and postsecondary options.

Toronto

Nov08

Conference

People for Education Annual Conference

Nov 8, 2014 — SAVE THE DATE! People for Education's Annual Conference will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2014. Our keynote speaker will be Paul Tough, and workshop topics include Special Education, School Councils, How to Talk About Sex so Kids Will Listen, Financial Literacy, and Working with School Boards and Trustees.

Toronto

Oct16

Conference

Ophea Healthy Schools Conference 2014

Oct 16, 2014 — The Ophea Healthy Schools Conference is once again shaping up to be a great event! We hope you will join us for another invaluable professional learning experience that will present essential information and new insights on ways to support the healthy active living of children and youth.

Toronto