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

Nov15

Conference

INTERSECTION Conference on Entrepreneurship and Indigenous Art

Nov 15, 2014 — INTERSECTION will be a unique gathering of Indigenous artists, entrepreneurs, teachers and students, telling success stories. The keynote speaker Dr. Jessica Metcalfe will speak about how her blog Beyond Buckskin applied entrepreneurship as a platform to address local and global social issues. A series of practical student and practitioner oriented workshops will allow attendees to practice and test their ideas for scaling up and sustainability.
Cost: Free

Toronto

Nov29

Workshop

Educators’ Equity Workshop

Nov 29, 2014 — Harmony Movement is offering a one-day professional development workshop to educators who share the goal of developing more equitable and inclusive classrooms and schools. This is to support the provincial government’s initiative, Realizing the Promise of Diversity: Ontario’s Equity and Inclusive Education Strategy. This workshop will introduce participants to the principles of the Strategy, using a toolkit developed by Harmony Movement, with the support of the Ontario M

Toronto

May29

Conference

OAPCE 76th Conference, AGM and Gala Dinner

May 29, 2015 — SAVE THE DATE!!
OAPCE's 76th Conference: "Poor No More"

Pembroke

Nov15

Conference

8th Annual Parent Involvement that Makes a Difference Conference

Nov 15, 2014 — The Toronto District School Board's Parent Involvement Advisory Committee is hosting its 8th annual conference for parents, with keynote speaker J. Richard Gentry. There are many workshops to choose from and an information marketplace with a variety of resources for parents and families.

Toronto

Nov14

Conference

Ontario Council for Exceptional Children 58th Annual Special Education Conference

Nov 14, 2014 — On behalf of the Ontario CEC Board of Directors, I am pleased to extend an invitation for you to attend the 58th Annual Provincial Special Education Conference, which will be held November 14 –
15, 2014 at the Marriott Gateway on the Falls.

Niagara Falls

Nov05

Conference

Hands On: Exploring Apprenticeship and the Skilled Trades

Nov 5, 2014 — The Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario is hosting a two-day conference on apprenticeship and the skilled trades.

Toronto

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

Feb09

Conference

Reading for the Love of It

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

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

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