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? Send us the details and we will add it to our listing.

  • Apr 25



    Be the Change

    April 25, 2014 – London Please join the Ontario Association for Developmental Education at their annual conference on April 25. This year's keynote speaker is Dr. Trish Spindel, speaking about Advocacy For People With Developmental Disabilities.

  • Apr 26

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    Academic Streaming in High School

    April 26, 2014 – Scarborough The Malvern Action for Neighbourhood Change is hosting a workshop on academic streaming in high school, with special guest Kelly Gallagher-Mackay, People for Education's Director of Research.

  • Apr 29

    The Canadian Safe School Network


    Safe Schools Mental Health and Special Education Forum

    April 29, 2014 An interactive forum focused on preparation and integration of children with mental health and special education needs. Keynote speakers include Sarah Cannon of Parents for Children's Mental Health. Presented by the Canadian Safe School Network.

  • May 01

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    Nurturing Resilience in Our Children

    May 1, 2014 – Cobourg Parents and guardians are invited to this free evening session on Nurturing Resilience in Our Children. The event will offer strategies for parents of children from birth to adolescence.

  • May 01

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    Healthy Transitions – Building Resiliency

    May 1, 2014 – Orleans This workshop, hosted by the Ottawa Catholic School Parents Association and Parent Involvement Committee, is geared to parents of children 10 - 17 years of age.

  • Dress Loud! Day

    May 2, 2014 On Dress Loud! Day, kids wear the loudest, most colourful outfits to school and do special activities to raise awareness about hearing loss. Organized by VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children. Call 416-487-7719 to register your child’s school.

  • May 03

    VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children


    VOICE 50th Anniversary Conference

    May 3, 2014 – Toronto VOICE presents Building on the Past for the Future, a conference for parents and professionals who support children with hearing loss and VOICE Teen Leadership Program (A Full Day Program for "Oral" Teens with Hearing Loss) - now in its 8th year!

  • Music Monday 10th Anniversary

    May 5, 2014 Let's fill the Canadian skies with music!  For Music Monday’s 10th anniversary, we will connect special celebrations representing regions across Canada – performing live in a nation-wide Showcase Webcast. Plans are in the works for special celebrations in Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Toronto, Charlottetown, Halifax and St. John’s.  More will follow!

  • 8th Annual Aboriginal Day Live Flag Contest

    May 6, 2014 Students from 12 to 17 years of age are invited to design a flag that reflects what National Aboriginal Day and being Aboriginal means to you! Be creative and design something original that shows your pride in the culture and heritage of Aboriginal Peoples. Sponsored by the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN).

  • Festival of Trees Toronto

    May 14, 2014 – Toronto The Ontario Library Association offers 8 reading programs to encourage a love of reading in people of all ages. The Forest of Reading helps celebrate Canadian books, publishers, authors and illustrators.  Come and celebrate with us in May 2014!  See authors be celebrated like rock stars!