Tag: teachers

Teaching teachers tech at the Ontario summit

On Saturday, April 7, Jacob Hespeler Secondary School hosted teachers from across Ontario at the EdTechTeam Ontario Summit. This was the 6th annual event, which brings educators together to learn about new tools and skills in education technology. Presenters covered a large array of topics, from digitizing math to using technology for the preservation aboriginal […]

OTIP Teaching Awards nominations now open

Do you know a teacher who demonstrates and inspires excellence in their work? Now is the time to give them the recognition they deserve by nominating them for an OTIP teaching award. Each year the Ontario Teachers Insurance Plan (OTIP) and the Ontario Teachers’ Federation (OTF) jointly sponsor the OTIP Teaching Awards, to recognize teachers […]

The Process for Addressing Concerns

Every day, parents, volunteers, teachers and support staff work together to provide the best education possible for all students. To work together effectively, the relationship between home and school must be strong. This relationship can be strengthened through open, receptive and honest two-way communication. From time to time, there may be a misunderstanding, a lack […]

Communicating With Your School

Be Involved in Your Child’s Education Research shows clearly that the home environment, parental interest and involvement in a child’s education have a great influence on student achievement. Every day parents/guardians, volunteers, teachers and support staff work together to provide the best education possible for all students. To work together effectively, the relationship between home […]