March 2009

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Issue Date   From To Document Title/Details
31/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education Board Chairs, Directors of Education, principals, the Partnership Table, Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities, and other various education stakeholders Thank you for helping us recognize outstanding educators and support staff. Nominations for the Premier's Awards for Teaching Excellence are closed. Thanks to you, we received another tremendous response from across the province.
31/03/2009 Lisa A. Lumley

Sr. Manager, Standards & Liaison Unit
MISA Professional Network Centre 2008-09 MISA Professional Network Centres (PNCs) Reporting
30/03/2009 Barry Finlay, Director

Special Education Policy and Programs Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of Provincial and Demonstration Schools

Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger
Shared Solutions Professional Development Training Materials and Impact Survey

27/03/2009 Barry Finlay, Director

Special Education Policy and Programs Branch
Directors of Education

Superintendents of Special Education
2009 B10: Special Education Funding
27/03/2009 Nancy Naylor

Assistant Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Secretary/Treasurers of School Authorities
2009 B2: Education Funding for 2009-10
26/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education Members of the Partnership Table, and Board Chairs, with a copy to Directors of Education and the Senior Business Officials Letter plus materials from the Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education, about the 2009-10 Grants for Student Needs

See also:

Details of 2009-10 Enhancements – Provincial Totals

Fact Sheet: Highlights Of The 2009-10 Grants For Student Needs

26/03/2009 Kirsten Parker, Director

Student Success/Learning to 18 Implementation, Training and Evaluation Branch
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities
Grades 7-10 Differentiated Instruction/Transitions Adobe Connect Conference for SSLs and Board Teams
25/03/2009 Mary Jean Gallagher

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Student Achievement Officer

The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of the Provincial Schools Branch

Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger
Student Achievement Symposium
25/03/2009 Nancy Naylor, Assistant Deputy Minister Business and Finance Division Municipal Treasurers/Clerk-Treasurers

Directors of Education

Secretary/Treasurers of School Authorities
2009 B1: 2009 Proportions of Enrolment for purposes of Education Act, subsections 238(2) and 257.8(3)

See also:

Table A: 2009 Proportions of Enrolment for purposes of Education Act, subsections 238(2) and 257.8(3)

24/03/2009 Kirsten Parker, Director

Student Success/Learning to 18 – Implementation, Training and Evaluation Branch
Student Success Leaders Student Success Communications Resources
23/03/2009 Nancy Whynot
Director, Capital Programs Branch
Ministry of Education

Dale Henry
Director, Standards Development Branch
Ministry of Environment
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary/Treasurers of School Authorities

Director, Provincial Schools Branch

Supervisory Officer, Centre Jules-Léger
2009 SB09: Ontario's Cosmetic Pesticides Ban

See also:

Fact Sheet: Ontario's Cosmetic Pesticides Ban – What Schools Need to Know

20/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education Board Chairs and members of the Partnership Table Letter from Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education, regarding the report of Declining Enrolment Working Group

See also:

Ministry of Education website

20/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education Trustees of School Boards

Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities
Release of Acting Today, Shaping Tomorrow: A Policy Framework for Environmental Education in Ontario Schools
20/03/2009 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Education Partners

Directors of Education
Supervisory Officers of School Authorities
Principals of Elementary Schools
Principals of Secondary Schools
Principals of First Nation Elementary Schools
Principals of First Nation Secondary Schools
Principals of Inspected Private Schools
Release of Acting Today, Shaping Tomorrow: A Policy Framework for Environmental Education in Ontario Schools
20/03/2009 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education; Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals
School Information Finder
19/03/2009 Stephen Simard Directors of Education RMM 0809: Community Use of Schools: Outreach Coordinators
12/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education School Boards Minister of Education Kathleen Wynne: This year's theme for Education Week (May 4 – May 8) is Building the Best Education System for the World
12/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education Board Chairs, Directors of Education, Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities and Director of Provincial Schools Minister of Education Kathleen Wynne about School Year Calendar
12/03/2009 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education Letter form Ben Levin, Deputy Minister of Education about School Information Finder
11/03/2009 Aryeh Gitterman, Assistant Deputy Minister
Policy Development and Program Design Division – Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Barry Pervin, Assistant Deputy Minister (A)
Instruction and Leadership Development Division – Ministry of Education
Directors of Education, Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities, Executive Directors, Child and Youth Mental Health Agencies

Student Support Leadership Cluster Leaders
Update on the Student Support Leadership Initiative
10/03/2009 Sue Durst, Director

Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch
Key Stakeholder Groups

Secretary-Treasurers & Supervisory Officers of School Authorities
Curriculum Review Feedback Consultations on the drafts of proposed revisions to the Ontario Curriculum for Health and Physical Education, Grades 11/12 Senior Courses (Health for Life, Exercise Science, Recreation and Fitness Leadership)
09/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education Directors of Education

Partnership Table

Student Success Leaders

Learning to 18 Working Table
Minister of Education Kathleen Wynne about Ontario's rising graducation rate
09/03/2009 Andrew Davis, Director

Transfer Payments and Financial Reporting
Senior Business Officials 2009 SB07: Update on Implementation of Tangible Capital Asset (TCA) Reporting
06/03/2009 Ben Levin, Deputy Minister Directors of Education Letter from Ben Levin about the restructuring of the Ministry

See also:

New Organizational Chart

06/03/2009 Sue Durst, Director

Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch
Directors of Education

Subject Association Chairs/Presidents

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurer of School Authority

Division Association Chairs/Presidents
Curriculum Review: Applications for Curriculum Revision Writing for French as a Second Language, Grades 1-12 to be held in Toronto, Summer 2009

02/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Education

Gerald Butts, President and CEO WWF-Canada
Directors of Education Earth Hour 2009

See also :

You can download: Acting Today, Shaping Tomorrow

02/03/2009 Kathleen Wynne, Education Minister

Margarett Best, Health Promotion Minister
Principals

School Boards
Letter about the program from Education Minister Kathleen Wynne and Health Promotion Minister Margarett Best
02/03/2009 Joan Fullerton

Regional Manager
Directors of Education RMM09: Community Use of Schools: Outreach Coordinators