May 2010

Previous months and years

Issue Date   From To Document Title/Details
28/05/2010 Mary Jean Gallagher
Chief Student Achievement Officer of Ontario
Assistant Deputy Minister
Student Achievement Division

Raymond Théberge
Assistant Deputy Minister
French-Language, Aboriginal Learning & Research Division
Directors of Education Mid-Year Progress Update Conversation 2009-2010: Summary

See also:

Mid-Year Progress Update Conversation 2009-2010 – French-language Boards: Synopsis of Comments

Mid-Year Progress Update Conversation 2009-2010 – Summary

27/05/2010 Sue Durst, Director

Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary-Treasurers of School Authorities

Director of Provincial Schools

Dean of the Faculties of Education

Superintendent of Curriculum

Superintendent of Special Education
Software and Web Service Licences for Publicly Funded Ontario Educational Institutions 2010-2011

See also:

OSAPAC Licensed Web Services Available 2010 for all publicly funded Ontario Schools April 9, 2010

26/05/2010 Elizabeth Harding

Director, Learning Environment Branch

Instruction and Leadership Development Branch
Directors of Education

Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities
School Climate Funding and New Resource

See also:

Ministry website

26/05/2010 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education, Secretaries of School Authorities, Directors, Provincial Schools Branch, Superintendent, Centre Jules-Léger, Principals of Elementary, Secondary Schools and Provincial and Demonstration Schools, and Partnership Table members Kay Changes to Ontario Teachers Certification and Assignment Requirements

See also:

Policy/Program Memorandum No. 153: Applications For Temporary Letters Of Approval

Teacher Assignment in Ontario Schools: A Resource Guide

25/05/2010 Don Young

Director, Education Statistics & Analysis Branch
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Director, XXX [template]
Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA)
Local Capacity Building Funding 2010-11

See also:

Template: Managing Information for Student Achievement (MISA)
Local Capacity Building Funding 2010-11

21/05/2010 Richard Franz, Director

Student Success/Learning to 18 Strategic Policy Branch
Director of Education Confirmation of 2010-11 Specialist High Skills Majors (SHSM) and deliverables

See also:

News Release: Giving High School Students More Opportunities To Succeed

20/05/2010 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Business Administrators

Section 68 School Authorities
2010 SB28: 2010-11 Estimates Forms for Section 68 School Authorities

See also:

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch (FAAB) website and choose "Estimates" link on the home page

19/05/2010 Andrew Davis, Director

Financial Analysis and Accountability Branch
Superintendents of Business and Finance 2010 SB27: Ministry approval process for 2010-11 In-Year Deficit
17/05/2010 Julie Williams
Director (Acting), Special Education, Policy and Program Branch

Kit Rankin
Director, Field Services Branch
Directors of Education Application for and Approval of Education Programs for Students in Government-Approved Care and/or Treatment, Custody and Correctional Facilities (Facilities Amount)

See also:

Appendix A: Application Process

Electronic application

13/05/2010 Sue Durst, Director
Curriculum and Assessment Policy Branch

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

Secretary-Treasurers and Supervisory Officers of School Authorities

Provincial Schools Branch

Principals of Elementary Schools

Principals of Secondary Schools

Principals of First Nation Elementary Schools

Principals of First Nation Secondary Schools
Working Group on Financial Literacy: Posting of Electronic Survey

See also:

Perspectives of students, teachers, educators, parents, and the general public

12/05/2010 Kevin Costante

Deputy Minister
Directors of Education Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week – November 15-19, 2010
10/05/2010 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 (A), Provincial Schools Branch
May Update – Teacher Development Initiatives

See also:

2010-11 Plan can be accessed here

NTIP Evaluation Final Report – Executive Summary – Cycle III
February 2010

07/05/2010 Elizabeth Harding
Director, Learning Environment Branch
Instruction and Leadership Development Division
Directors of Education

Superintendents of School Authorities
Implementation of Bill 157 and Associated Policies

See also:

Safe Schools – Questions and Answers

Statement of Attestation and Conformity – Bill 157 (Keeping our Kids Safe at School Act)

06/05/2010 Jim Grieve
Assistant Deputy Minister, Early Learning Division

Grant Clarke
Assistant Deputy Minister, Learning and Curriculum Division
Ministry of Education

Darryl Sturtevant
Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy and Planning Division

Aryeh Gitterman
Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy Development and Program Design Division

Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Adalsteinn Brown
Assistant Deputy Minister, Health System Strategy Division
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Directors of District School Boards

Provincial Associations

Executive Directors of Preschool Speech and Language, Infant Development, Infant Hearing, Blind-Low Vision and Special Needs Resourcing Programs

Executive Directors of Children's Mental Health Agencies

CEOs of Community Care Access Centres

Executive Directors of Children's Treatment Centres

Executive Directors of Regional Autism Service Providers

Consolidated Municipal Services Managers

District Social Services Administration Boards
Services for Students with Special Needs / Special Education Needs and the Early Learning Program in Year One, 2010-11

See also:

Year One Guiding Principles

Early Learning Program

Planning Entry to School: A Resource Guide

06/05/2010 Ruth Flynn, Director

Inclusive Education Branch
Directors of Education

Supervisory Officers and Secretary Treasurers of School Authorities
Parents Reaching Out Grants

See also:

2010-11 PRO grants

05/05/2010 Paul Anthony

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

Supervisory Officers/Secretary Treasurers, School Authorities

Director, Provincial Schools Branch
Teleconferences on Proposed Amendments to the Teachers' Qualifications Regulation, Amendments to O. Regulation 298, and the Granting of Temporary Letters of Approval by the Ministry of Education
05/05/2010 Julie Williams, A/Director

Special Education Policy and Programs Branch

Regional Office Manager
Directors of Education School Board Professionals with Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Expertise Funded through the Behaviour Expertise Amount (BEA)

See also:

Education Funding 2010-11 memorandum

Deputy Minister of Education and Deputy Minister of Children and Youth Services memorandum

05/05/2010 Jim Grieve

Assistant Deputy Minister
Directors of Education 2010 EL6: Legislative Changes Under Bill 242

See also:

Appendix 1

The Full-Day Early Learning – Kindergarten Program (draft)

News Release: Ontario Passes Full-Day Learning Act