June 2011

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Issue Date   From To Document Title/Details
30/06/2011 Taddesse Haile

Director, Education Statistics and Analysis Branch
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities
Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA) 2011-12

See also:

Role of the MISA leader

MISA Professional Network Centres Planning Guide

30/06/2011 Joan Fullerton
Regional Manager
Directors of Education
Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities
Growing Success Board Leads
Elementary Progress Report Card: In-service Session
29/06/2011 Kevin Costante, Deputy Minister
Ministry of Education

George Zegarac, Deputy Minister
Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Directors of Education

Directors of Autism Intervention Program

Directors of Community Agencies
Children and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD): Connections for Students

See also:

Appendix: Connections for Students Provincial Advisory Team's Best Practices

Council of Ontario Directors of Education (CODE)

29/06/2011 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers/Secretary Treasurers, School Authorities

Director, Provincial Schools Branch
Clarification of Process for Establishing and Approving School Year Calendars and Professional Activity Days

See also:

Clarification of Approval Process/Timelines for School Year Calendars & Professional Activity (PA) Days

29/06/2011 Grant Clarke

Assistant Deputy Minister

Learning & Curriculum Division
Provincial e-Learning Strategy Update

See also:

Homework Help

eLearning Ontario

28/06/2011 Murray Leaning

Director of Communications
Communications staff News You Can Use: Premier's Safe Schools Awards; Life After High School Program; Improving Mental Health Services for Students; and Summer's Here!
28/06/2011 Raymond Théberge
Assistant Deputy Minister
French Language, Aboriginal Learning and Research Division

Mary Jean Gallagher
Chief Student Achievements Officer of Ontario
Student Achievement Division
Directors of Education Specialist High Skills Majors: update and key dates in 2011-12

See also:

Specialist High Skills Majors

28/06/2011 Richard Franz, Director
Student Success/Learning to 18 Strategic Policy Branch

Rob Andrews, Director
Student Success/Learning to 18 Implementation, Training and Evaluation Branch

Ginette Plourde, Director
French-Language Education Policy and Programs Branch
Student Success Leaders Pilot – Reporting Student Progress in Supervised Alternative Learning

28/06/2011 Sue Durst, Director
Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Ginette Plourde, Director
French Language Education Policy and Programs Branch
Directors of Education

Director of Provincial Schools – ECD

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Growing Success Board Leads
Elementary Progress Report Card: In-service Sessions

23/06/2011 Leona Dombrowsky

Minister of Education
Directors of Education and School Board Chairs Letter from Leona Dombrowsky, Minister of Education, regarding student transportation

18/06/2011 Darryl Sturtevant, Assistant Deputy Minister
Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Vasanthi Srinivasan, Assistant Deputy Minister
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Grant Clarke, Assistant Deputy Minister
Ministry of Education
Directors of Education Speech and Language – Expression of Interest

See also:

Expression of Interest For Demonstration Sites to Integrate Speech and Language Services

17/06/2011 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Partnership Table members
End of School Year Message
16/06/2011 Nancy Naylor
Assistant Deputy Minister
Postsecondary Education Division

Raymond Théberge
Assistant Deputy Minister
French Language, Aboriginal Learning and Research Division

Mary Jean Gallagher
Student Achievement Division
Ministry of Education
Directors of Education

Secretary Treasurer, James Bay Lowlands School Authority
Life after High School Pilot

See also:

Helping Students Prepare For Life After High School

16/06/2011 Paul Anthony, Director

Teaching Policy and Standards Branch
Directors of Education, District School Boards

Supervisory Officers/Secretary Treasurers, School Authorities

Chief Financial Officers/Business Supervisory Officers

Director, Provincial Schools Branch
June Update – Teacher Development Initiatives
15/06/2011 Nancy Whynot, Director

Capital Programs Branch
Directors of Education Capital Funding Announcement
15/06/2011 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities (Isolate Boards) 2011 SB22: 2011-12 Estimates Forms — School Authorities
15/06/2011 Barry Pervin, Assistant Deputy Minister
Instruction and Leadership Development Division
Ministry of Education
Directors of District School Boards/ School Authorities Cluster Leads Student Support Leadership Initiative Year 5 (2011-12)
14/06/2011 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Directors of Education 2011 SB21: Executive Office Restraint

See also:

Compliance Report — Executive Offices Restraint

10/06/2011 Grant Clarke, Assistant Deputy Minister
Learning and Curriculum Division

Mary Jean Gallagher
Chief Student Achievement Officer
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division

Raymond Théberge
Assistant Deputy Minister
French Language, Aboriginal Learning and Research Division
Directors of Education Board Improvement Plan for Student Achievement, Kindergarten to Grade 12
10/06/2011 Didem Proulx, Director

Education Finance Branch
Directors of Education

Senior Business Officials
2011 SB20: School Board Administration and Governance Grant Advisory Group Data Collection
08/06/2011 Gabriel F. Sékaly

Assistant Deputy Minister
Directors of Education 2011 B6: Revised Capital Funding Benchmarks
08/06/2011 Jim Grieve
Assistant Deputy Minister
Early Learning Division
Directors of Education Memo: 2011 EL4 – Regulatory Amendments Respecting Full-Day Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten and Extended Day and Third Party Programs

See also:

Email: EL4 – Regulatory Amendments Respecting Extended Day and Third Party Programs

O.Reg.220/11 – Amending O.Reg. 224/10 – Full Day Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten

O.Reg. 221/11 – Extended Day and Third Party Programs

06/06/2011 Marg Connor, Director

Leadership Development Branch
Directors of Education

Director of the Provincial Schools Branch
2011-12 Board Leadership Development Strategy Funding and Reporting Requirements

See also:

Ideas Into Action for School and System Leaders: Setting Goals: The Power of Purpose (Winter 2010/11)

Board Leadership Development Strategy (BLDS) — 2011-12 Funding and Reporting Calendar

03/06/2011 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Business Administrators

Section 68 School Authorities
2011 SB19: 2011-12 Estimates Forms for Section 68 School Authorities
01/06/2011 Jim Grieve
Assistant Deputy Minister
Early Learning Division
Directors of Education 2011 EL3: Full-Day Early Learning Kindergarten – Site Selection Confirmation for 2013-14 (Year 4) and 2014-15 (Year 5)
01/06/2011 Ruth Flynn, Director

Inclusive Education Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities
Equity and Inclusive Education (EIE) Implementation Networks

See also:

Regional Office Equity Leads 2010-11

01/06/2011 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education Safety of Students and Staff