March 2007

Previous months and years

Issue Date From To Document Title/Details Action Required Due Date
29/03/2007

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

Dominic Giroux, Assistant Deputy Minister, French-Language Education and Educational Operations Division

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

Student Success Lighthouse Projects EvaluationSite Visits

   
29/03/2007 Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education

Honourable Jim Watson, Minister of Health Promotion

Directors of Education Progress to date on the Healthy Schools Challenge Accept challenge and submit pledge form 15/04/2007
29/03/2007 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education Update letter to Directors of Education    
28/03/2007 Sue Durst, Director, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Provincial Licence of Adobe Connect Web Collaboration Software and On-Line Training Opportunities

Register for training sessions  
26/03/2007

Andrew Davis, Director, Transfer Payments and Financial Reporting

Superintendent of Business and Finance

2007: SB6
2007-08 Estimates
   
23/03/2007

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

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

July Coaching Institute 2007: Learning and Teaching Together

Complete the registration materials and forward them by Tuesday May 8, 2007

 
23/03/2007

Cheri Hayward, Director, School Business Support Branch

Superintendents of Business

 

2007: SB5
Fuel Costs
   
23/03/2007

Paul Anthony, Director, Teaching Policy and Standards Branch

Directors of Education, District School Boards, Supervisory Officers and Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities, Director of Provincial Schools Authority

New Teacher Induction Program (NTIP) Funding Agreement Requirements

Boards will receive their next NTIP grant payment on March 30, 2007. Boards are reminded of the requirement to submit a valid Certificate of Insurance by April 20, 2007 and to provide the names of successful participants to the Ontario College of Teachers within the specified timeframe.  
22/03/2007 Avis Glaze, Chief Student Achievement Officer and CEO, The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat

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

The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat – Summer Program 2007

   
20/03/2007 Regional Manager's Memo

Directors of Education

Summer Experience Program 2007

See also

Application Form

Program Guidelines

Coop Fact sheet

Coop Benefits

   
20/03/2007

Ben Levin, Deputy Minister

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

Tipping hazard of folding tables

   
19/03/2007 Regional Manager's Memo

Directors of Education

Training Sessions for the Revised Curriculum Documents: English: Grades 9-12; Mathematics: Grades 11 and 12; ESL/ELD Grades 9-12

   
19/03/2007

Nancy Naylor, Assistant Deputy Minister

Directors of Education, Secretary/ Treasurers of School Authorities

2007: B2
Education Funding for 2007-08

   
19/03/2007

Sue Durst, Director, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

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

Student  Success Leaders

Credit Recovery and the Provincial E-learning Strategy

   
14/03/2007

Don Young,
Director, Information Management Branch

Directors of Education
Secretary Treasurer of School Authorities
MISA Memo 28
Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA)
– 2006-07 Local Capacity Building Financial & Progress Reports
Submit electronic and hard copy reports 30/04/2007
09/03/2007

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

Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

 

Gr.7-9 – Student Success Credit Tracker in schools soon

 

   
08/03/2007 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education

Use of Learning Opportunities Grant (LOG, English as Second Language (ESL) and Perfectionnement du français (PDF) funds.

   
08/03/2007

Kit Rankin, Director, Field Services Branch

Directors of Education Invitation to a webcast on 2007-2008 Grants for Student Needs    
05/03/2007 Sue Durst, Director, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Curriculum Review: Applications for Curriculum Revision Writing for The Arts, Grades 1-12 to be held in Toronto

See also:

Application

Response form

Distribute applications to appropriate personnel to identify individuals from your school authority. Individual applications are to be submitted to the school authority. The school authority will then select the three nominees. The selected applications, together with the accompanying authority response form signed by the Superintendent of Curriculum/ Instruction, are due at the Ministry no later than April 5, 2007.

05/03/2007
05/03/2007 Kit Rankin, Director, Field Services Branch Directors of Education, Principals of Secondary Schools Beginner Driver Education Program Visit the MTO web site to view the draft regulation and to provide comments  
02/03/2007 Kirsten Parker, Director, Student Success/ Learning to 18 Implementation, Training, and Evaluation Branch

Ginette Plourde, Director, French-Language Policy and Program Branch
Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities, Director of Provincial Schools, Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger Student Success Teacher Allocation    
01/03/2007 Barry Pervin, Director, Leadership Development Branch Directors of Education, Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities, Director of Provincial Schools Ontario's Leadership Strategy Visit the new Leadership Development web page  
01/03/2007

Ben Levin, Deputy Minister

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

Ministry of Education Response to the Report of the Reference Group on Autism Spectrum Disorders