May 2009

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Issue Date   From To Document Title/Details
29/05/2009 Andrew Davis, Director

Transfer Payments and Financial Reporting Branch
Superintendents of Business and Finance

Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities
2009 SB 20 : 2009-10 Day School Enrolment Register Instruction Revisions and Accountability Changes for Pupils Claimed for English as a Second Language (ESL) and Perfectionnement du français (PDF) funding

See also:

Transfer Payments and Financial Reporting Branch

Confirmation of Pupil Eligibility for English as a Second Language/Literacy Development Funding (Recent Immigrant Component)

29/05/2009 Eleanor Newman
Assistant Deputy Minister, (A)

Student Achievement Division
Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of the Provincial Schools Branch

Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger
Tutors in the Classroom
21/05/2009 Kit Rankin, Director
Field Servces Branch, Ministry of Education

Domenica Ozarko, Director
Strategic Policy and Planning Support Branch, Ministry of Health Promotion
Director of Education Child and Youth Health and Wellness (After-School) Strategy
21/05/2009 Sue Durst, Director
Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Patricia Manson, Senior Executive Officer
The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat
Directors of Education

Program Superintendents

Faculties of Education

Secretary – Treasurers of School Authorities

Principals and Vice-Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of Provincial and Demonstration Schools

Principal of the Independent Learning Centre
Supporting English Language Learners, Grades 1-8: Video and Print Resources
21/05/2009 Nancy Whynot

Director, Capital Programs Branch
School Business Officials 2009 SB19: Reporting Requirements: Energy Efficiency and Good Places to Learn

See also:

Appendix A: Form for Reporting on the Use of the Investments in Operational Efficiency (Operating)

Appendix B: Summary of Key Dates

20/05/2009 Ben Levin

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals of Secondary Schools

Principals of First Nation Secondary Schools

Principals of Inspected Private Schools
Release of Revised Grades 9 and 10 Technological Education Curriculum Policy Document
20/05/2009 Ben Levin

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director, Provincial Schools Branch
Teacher Qualifications for Technological Education and Computer Studies
13/05/2009 Richard Franz, Director (A)

Student Success/Learning to 18 Strategic Policy Branch
Name of Director of Education
Name of School Board
Confirmation of 2009-10 Specialist High Skills Majors (SHSM)
13/05/2009 Mary Jean Gallagher

Chief Student Achievement Officer of Ontario

Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division
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 Division
12/05/2009 Mary Jean Gallagher

Chief Student Achievement Officer of Ontario

Assistant Deputy Minister
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 Follow-up

See also:

K-12 Board Improvement Plans Should Improve Teaching, Leading and Learning

K-12 School Effectiveness Framework

K-12 Board Improvement Plan Calendar

12/05/2009 Kirsten Parker, Director

Student Success/Learning to 18 Implementation, Training and Evaluation Branch
Student Success Leaders Ontario Prospects 2009
12/05/2009 Ben Levin

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education, Partnership Table members, Institute for Leadership, Curriculum Council, Subject Associations, Colleges and Universities, SSL/SAOs, CPCO/OPC/ADFO, CODE/CODELF, OPSOA/OCSOA/AGEFO, OPSBA/OCSTA/ACEPO/AFOCSC, OSTA/FESFO, EQAO/OCT, and OTF/EFTO/OSSTF/OECTA/AEFO Letter from Ben Levin, Deputy Minister of Education, about student assessment
11/05/2009 Sue Durst, Director

Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities
Curriculum Development: Social Sciences and Humanities Proposed Grade 12 Course: World Cultures (revised)

See also:

Indication of Interest – Curriculum Development: Social Sciences and Humanities – Draft Grade 12 U/C Course: World Cultures

11/05/2009 Kathleen Wynne

Minister of Education
Parent Involvement Committee Chairs, Directors of Education, and Supervisory Officers Letter about Parent Involvement Committees
08/05/2009 Marg Connor, Director (A)

Leadership Development Branch
Directors of Education

Director of the Provincial Schools Branch
Mentoring for Newly Appointed School Leaders – Data Gathering and Final Report

See also:

Ministry of Education website: Mentoring Guideline

Ministry of Education: Final Report Mentoring for Newly Appointed School Leaders

Mentoring and Principal Performance Appraisal Board Lead Telephone Calls – May 2009: Discussion Points

08/05/2009 Kirsten Parker, Director

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

Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO)
Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA)
Ontario Teachers' Federation (OTF)
Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF)

Subject Associations
Differentiated Instruction Teaching/Learning Examples Development: Application for Summer Writing 2009
07/05/2009 Elizabeth Harding, Director

Policy and Program Branch
Directors of Education Reporting on Programming for Expelled and Suspended Students for 2009-10
07/05/2009 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
Collaboration Protocols/Student Mental Health
06/05/2009 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

Brenda King, Executive Director, CESBA

Frank Kelly, Executive Director, CODE

Lisa de Wilde, Chief Executive Officer, TVO
Call for Expressions of Interest – Adult Learning Centre: Demonstration Projects May 6, 2009

See also:

Adult Learning Centres Demonstration Project – Call For Expressions Of Interest

05/05/2009 Ben Levin

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of First Nation Elementary Schools
Release of Revised Grades 1-8 – The Arts Curriculum Policy Document
05/05/2009 Alayne Bigwin, Director

Aboriginal Education Office
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary/Treasurers of School Authorities
Funding Opportunities for Aboriginal Education

See also:

Template: Funding Opportunities for Aboriginal Education 2009-10 – School Board Proposal

04/05/2009 Cheri Hayward, Director

School Business Support Branch
Directors of Education 2009 SB18: Student Transportation – Grants for Student Needs, 2009-10
04/05/2009 Mary Jean Gallagher
Chief Student Achievement Officer of Ontario

Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of the Provincial Schools Branch

Supervisory Officer of Centre Jules-Léger
2009 Report Back on LNS Funded Initiatives
01/05/2009 Nancy Whynot, Director

Capital Programs Branch
Senior Business Officials 2009 SB17: NPP and Other Capital Projects Arrangements for Long Term – Financing through the Ontario Financing Authority (OFA)

See also:

June 2009: Long Term Financing Information

Fall 2009: Long Term Financing Information

01/05/2009 Sue Durst, Director
Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

Ginette Plourde, Director
French-Language Education Policy and Programs Branch
Student Success Leaders Graduation Literacy Requirement: Adjudication Process for 2009
01/05/2009 Andrew Davis, Director

Transfer Payments and Financial Reporting
Directors of Education 2009 SB16: 2009-10 Primary Class Size Plans

See also:

Report your projected enrolment and class organization for the 2009-10 PCS plans