April 2010

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Issue Date   From To Document Title/Details
30/04/2010 Nancy Whynot, Director

Capital Programs Branch
School Business Officials

Superintendents of Plant
2010 SB26: School Asset Management Database and Facility Condition Assessments: Continuing Education and Administrative Buildings
30/04/2010 Nancy Whynot, Director

Capital Programs Branch
Senior Business Officials 2010 SB25: NPP and Other Capital Projects Arrangements for Long Term Financing through the Ontario Financing Authority (OFA)
30/04/2010 Nancy Whynot, Director

Capital Programs Branch
School Business Officials

Superintendents of Plant
2010 SB24: Update to Energy Efficient Schools Funding

See also:

Tangible Capital Assets Guide

28/04/2010 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of First Nation Elementary Schools
Next Steps Regarding the Grades 1-8 Health and Physical Education Curriculum Policy Document, (2010)
27/04/2010 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Kit Rankin, Director, Field Services Branch, Ministry of Education

Ministry of Education, Regional Managers

Elementary Teacher's Federation of Ontario (ETFO)

Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA)

Association des enseignantes et des enseignants franco-ontariens (AEFO)

Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF)

Ontario Public School Board Association (OPSBA)

Ontario Catholic School Trustees' Association (OCSTA)

Association des conseillers (ières) des écoles publiques de l'Ontario (ACEPO)

Association Franco-ontarienne des conseils scolaires catholiques (AFOCSC)

Council of Ontario Directors (CODE)

CODELF

Ontario Principals' Council (OPC)

Catholic Principals' Council of Ontario (CPCO)

Association of Principals and Vice-Principals of Franco-Ontarian Schools (ADFO)
Full-Day Early Learning Announcement

See also:

News Release: Ontario Passes Full-Day Learning Act

Backgrounder: Working Together For Ontario's Children

Moving Forward With Early Learning Supportive Quotes

26/04/2010 Mary Jean Gallagher
Chief Student Achievement Officer of Ontario
Assistant Deputy-Minister
Student Achievement Division

Raymond Théberge
Assistant Deputy Minister
French-Language, Aboriginal Learning & Research Division
Directors of Education The School Effectiveness Framework – A Support for School Improvement and Student Success

See also:

K-12 School Effectiveness Framework – A support for school improvement and student success

26/04/2010 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Directors 2010 SB23: Inventory of Green Initiatives in Ontario Schools
22/04/2010 Jim Grieve

Assistant Deputy Minister
Directors of Education Early Learning Program – Directors' Seminar
22/04/2010 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Director of Provincial Schools – ECD

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of Secondary Schools

Principals of First Nation Elementary Schools
Release of Growing Success: Assessment, Evaluation, and Reporting in Ontario Schools, First Edition, Covering Grades 12

See also:

Growing Success: Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting in Ontario's Schools, First Edition Covering Grades 1 to 12

22/04/2010 David Euale, Director

Student Success/Learning to 18
Implementation, Training and Evaluation Branch
Student Success Leaders Memo: Ontario Prospects 2010
22/04/2010 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Superintendents of Business and Finance 2010 SB22: 2010-2011 Estimates

See also:

Capital Wrap-Up Template Instructions

Estimates link on the Financial Reporting website

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch's (FAAB) website

An instruction manual related to the template

Boards: 2010-11 Estimates by July 30, 2010 through EFIS

20/04/2010 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Directors of Education 2010 SB21: 2010-11 Operational Review Update

See also:

Detailed information is available online

20/04/2010 Barry Pervin, Assistant Deputy Minister
Instruction and Leadership Development Division
Ministry of Education (EDU)

Aryeh Gitterman, Assistant Deputy Minister
Policy Development and Program Design Division
Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)

Adalsteinn Brown, Assistant Deputy Minister
Health System Strategy Division
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC)
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Executive Directors, Child and Youth Mental Health Agencies

CEOs, Public Hospitals with Children's Mental Health Programs

Executive Directors, Family Health Teams

Executive Directors, Youth Addiction Programs

Executive Directors, of Community Health Centres
Student Support Leadership Initiative
19/04/2010 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of Provincial Schools

Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger

Chairs of Special Education Advisory Committees (SEAC)
Instructions Regarding School Boards'/School Authorities' Plans for the Provision of Special Education Programs and Services, 2010
19/04/2010 Sue Durst, Director
Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Ginette Plourde, Director
French-Language Education Policy and Programs Branch
Student Success Leaders Secondary School Literacy Graduation Requirement: Adjudication Process for 2010
19/04/2010 Jill Vienneau, Director
Early Learning Policy and Programs Branch

Don Young, Director
Education Statistics and Analysis Branch
Directors of Education MISA Memo – Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA)
2010-11 OnSIS Collection Pertaining to the Early Learning Program
15/04/2010 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Senior Business Officials 2010 SB20: Green Schools Resource Guide

See also:

Green Schools Resource Guide

15/04/2010 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Senior Business Officials 2010 SB19: Green Clean Program Resource Guide

See also:

Green Clean Program Resource Guide

15/04/2010 Don Young, Director
Education Statistics and Analysis Branch

Alayne Bigwin, Director
Aboriginal Education Office
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities
MISA Memo – Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA)
Voluntary, Confidential Aboriginal Student Self-Identification

See also:

Questions and Answers

13/04/2010 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Superintendents of Business and Finance

Secretary Treasurer of School Authorities
2010 SB18: OnSIS Prior Learning and Assessment Recognition for Mature Students Funding Data Project
13/04/2010 Grant Clarke, Assistant Deputy Minister
Learning and Curriculum Division

Jim Grieve, Assistant Deputy Minister
Early Learning Division
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of First Nation Elementary Schools
2010 EL5: Release of the Full-Day Early Learning-Kindergarten Program (Draft version)

See also:

The Full-Day Early Learning – Kindergarten Program (draft)

12/04/2010 Leona Dombrowsky

Minister of Education
Directors of Education

Board Chairs

School Principals
Letter from the Minister of Education regarding Education Week
12/04/2010 Barry Finlay, A/Director
Provincial Schools Branch

Julie Williams, A/Director
Special Education Policy and Programs Branch
Directors of Education

Superintendents of Special Education
2010 SB17: Special Education Funding
12/04/2010 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Superintendents of Business and Finance 2010 SB16: Primary Class Size Reporting
09/04/2010 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Directors of Education

Superintendents of Business and Finance

Secretary-Treasurer of School Authorities
2010 SB15: BPS Supply Chain Guideline and Ontario District School Boards

See also:

Memo Supply Chain Guideline

Supply Chain Guideline

08/04/2010 Ruth Flynn

Director, Inclusive Education Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of Secondary Schools
Equity and Inclusive Education in Ontario Schools ... Guidelines for Policy Development and Implementation, 2009 (Revised)

See also:

Equity and Inclusive Education in Ontario Schools: Guidelines for Policy Development and Implementation, 2009

07/04/2010 Julie Williams, Director (A)

Special Education Policy and Programs Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers

Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director (A) of Provincial and Demonstration Schools

Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger
Website Refresh – Special Education

See also:

School Board Special Education Plans and Parent Guides

Notice to Parents – Template

06/04/2010 Karen Maxwell

Assistant Deputy Minister (Acting)
Directors of Education

Secretary/Treasurers of School Authorities
2010 B8: Impact of Public Sector Compensation Restraint on 2010-11 Grants for Student Needs
01/04/2010 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Directors of Education 2010 SB14: Student Transportation – Grants for Student Needs, 2010-11
01/04/2010 Karen Maxwell

Assistant Deputy Minister (Acting)
Directors of Education 2010 B7: Full Day Learning Allocation to Support First-Time Equipping and Minor Renovations
01/04/2010 Mary Jean Gallagher
Chief Student Achievement Officer of Ontario
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division

Raymond Théberge
Assistant Deputy Minister
French-Language Aboriginal Learning and Research Division
Directors of Education Reaching Every Student: Focussing on School Improvement – Provincial Meeting, May 5, 2010