Public Education Symposium

Public Education Symposium (PES) 2023
January 26-28 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto

The first in-person Public Education Symposium since January 2020 was a resounding success as more than 300 trustees, student trustees and school board staff leadership from OPSBA and ACEPO member boards came to Toronto from January 26 to 28!

The sold out event featured well-regarded keynote speakers, including:

  • Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce
  • Chief Cadmus Delorme, Cowessess First Nation
  • Nicholas A. Christakis, Sterling Professor of Social & Natural Science & Author of Apollo’s Arrow, Yale University
  • Patricia DeGuire, Chief Commissioner of the Ontario Human Rights Commission
  • Roda Muse, Secretary General, the Canadian Commission for UNESCO & former school board trustee – presentation

Workshops and panel discussions included:

 A selection of photos from the event can be found on our Facebook page.

Save the Date for PES 2024. January 25 – 27, 2024 at the Sheraton Centre, Toronto.
For more information: Kendra Tedford Devine, email inquiry@opsba.org