January 2007

Previous months and years

Issue Date From To Document Title/Details Action Required Due Date
30/01/2007

Andrew Davis, Director, Transfer Payments and Financial Reporting Branch

Directors of Education 2007: SB2
2007-08 Preliminary Primary Class Size Plans

Please notify the sender by email when you feel the preliminary plan is at a stage that the Ministry can review it.

 
26/01/2007

George Zegarac, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Planning and Elementary/ Secondary Programs Division

Directors of Education, Secretary- Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Adult Education Programs Inventory Project

A team of field consultants from CESBA will be contacting key School Board personnel early in February to set up face-to-face interviews.

 
25/01/2007

Ben Levin, Deputy Minister

Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers of School Authorities, Director, Provincial Schools Branch, Supervisory Officer, Centre-Jules-Léger

Report Reduction

   
24/01/2007 The Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education School Board Chairs Leadership    
24/01/2007 Regional Manager's Memo

Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities, Principals of Section 68 School Authorities, Director of Provincial and Demonstration Schools, Superintendent of Centre Jules-Léger

IEP Collaborative Review – Regional Meetings

   
24/01/2007

Nancy Whynot, Director, Business Services Branch

Senior Business Officials

2007: SB01
2006-07 Initiatives Impacting School Board Capital Reserves
 

 

 
23/01/2007 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers of School Authorities First Nation, Métis, and Inuit Education Policy Framework
See also: the complete framework document
   
19/01/2007

Don Young, Director, Information Management Branch

Directors of Education, School Boards, Secretary-Treasurers, School Authorities

MISA Memo 24
Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA)
Access to Supplementary Funding for 2006-07

P rint and endorse two copies of the attached amended Transfer Payment Agreement (Appendix B) and return both copies to the ministry no later than February 20, 2007.

 
18/01/2007 Regional Manager's Memo

Directors of Education, District School Boards, Supervisory Officers and Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities

Invitation to Participate in a Regional NTIP Session

   
18/01/2007 Regional Manager's Memo

Directors of Education, Secretaries and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Ontario School Year Calendar 2007- 2008    
17/01/2007

Margot Trevelyan, Director, Labour Relations and Governance Branch

Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Provisions Affecting Student Trustees

   
16/01/2007

Avis E. Glaze, Chief Student Achievement Officer/CEO, The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat

George Zegarac, ADM, Strategic Planning and Elementary/Secondary Programs Division

Dominic Giroux, ADM, French Language Education and Educational Operations Division

Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities, Director of the Provincial Schools Branch, Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger

Establishment of the Provincial Character Development Resource Teams

Funding for Finding Common Ground: Character Development in Ontario Schools, K� 12

Provide the attached single page feedback on the actions being taken to support the early stages of the outreach and engagement process.

30/06/2007
12/01/2007 Sue Durst, Director, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Kirsten Parker, Director, Student Success/ Learning to 18 Implementation, Training and Evaluation Branch

Directors of Education, Deans of Faculties of Education, Fred Porter, Supervisory Officer North Eastern Ontario School Authorities, Beth Davies, Director, Provincial Schools Supports for Student Success in Mathematics, Grades 7 to 12

– Provincial Conference, Connecting Practice and Research in Mathematics Education: Action ↔ Engagement, February 19-20, 2007

– Local/Regional Professional development Opportunities for Teachers of Mathematics, Grades 7 to 12

– Regional Training on Revised Senior Mathematics for Board PD Providers

   
11/01/2007 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education, Secretary- Treasurers of School Authorities, Principals of Secondary Schools, Principals of Provincial and Demonstration Schools Interim Guidelines for Dual Credits Earned by Students in 2006-07 in Approved Dual Credit Pilot Projects

See also:
Attachment 1: Interim guidelines for the recording of dual credits
Attachment 2: Temporary Dual Credit Course Codes
Attachment 3: Procedures and Timelines for documentation
Attachment 4: Directions to Guidance Counsellors

   
10 /01/2007 Regional Manager's Memo Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers and Secretary -Treasurers of School Authorities, Director of Provincial Schools

Materials from Best Start Forum: Building on the Foundation – Moving Forward

   
09/01/2007 Regional Manager's Memo Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers and Secretary -Treasurers of School Authorities, Director of Provincial Schools

Model Projects to Promote Positive Student Behaviour

   
04/01/2007

Sue Durst, Director, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Directors of Education

Curriculum Review Feedback Consultations on the drafts of proposed revisions to the Ontario Curriculum for Technological Education, Grades 9-12

Return registration form 22/01/2007
02/01/2007 George Zegarac, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Planning and Elementary/ Secondary Programs Division

Avis Glaze, Chief Executive Officer, Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat

Directors of Education,  Secretary- Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities, Principals of Provincial Schools

In-service Sessions for Teacher Inquiry Teams to Improve Boys' Literacy: Invitation to Board Staff