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  • CMEC News Release: Education ministers signal transformation key to the future


    The Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC) met in Charlottetown, PEI, on July 9, 2014. Discussion focused on skill development, Aboriginal Education and improved student performance and partnerships. 

    At the top of the agenda of provincial and territorial ministers was the role of education systems in providing Canadians with the skills they need now and in the future.

    Posted: Wed, July 9, 2014

  • Michael Barrett Acclaimed as President of OPSBA

    Michael Barrett, OPSBA President

    TORONTO, July 7, 2014 - The Ontario Public School Boards' Association (OPSBA) is pleased to announce that Michael Barrett was acclaimed as President of OPSBA for the 2014-15 school year at its Annual General Meeting held on July 4, 2014.

    Posted: Mon, July 7, 2014

  • Supporting the role of School Board Trustee - All Candidates Meeting Guide

    All Candidates Meeting Guide Cover

    OPSBA and its partner school board associations are providing a new resource designed to increase the focus on education in this year's Municipal and School Board Elections and to highlight the importance of locally elected school board trustees.

    Posted: Tue, June 24, 2014

  • 2014 OPSBA Award Winners

    OPSBA President Michael Barrett presents Simcoe County DSB Trustee Debra Edwards with the OPSBA President's Award

    Each year, the Ontario Public School Boards' Association honours individuals who have made significant contributions in the field of education. While it is impossible to honour all those special people who make a difference, the recipients of these awards represent the many who contribute the creativity and hard work that make our schools and education system leaders in the world. Congratulations to all of our 2014 OPSBA Award Winners!

    Award of Merit and Awards of Recognition in Memory of Jack A. MacDonald

    Posted: Thu, June 12, 2014