OPSBA's annual Education Labour Relations and Human Resources Symposium is held each March and designed to provide professional development in the areas of labour relations and human resources to trustees, directors of education, senior human resources officials and labour relations staff.
More than 350 trustees, student trustees, Directors of Education and senior school board administrators participated in the Ontario Public School Boards' Association's (OPSBA) very successful PES 2016, jointly hosted with the Association des conseil scolaires des écoles publiques de l'Ontario (ACÉPO). This leading professional development symposium, specifically designed for school boards, offered dynamic sessions on topics directly affecting the role of trustee and the broader environment within which school boards operate.
The third Summit on Children and Youth Mental Health is all set for April 7 and 8, 2016, in downtown Toronto.
The Summit will take place at the Allstream Centre (105 Princes' Blvd.) and is hosted by the Ontario Coalition for Children and Youth Mental Health - a multi-sector group committed to urgent and positive change for children and youth mental health services in Ontario.
Nominations are now being accepted for the Ontario Public School Boards' Association's Awards Program. The OPSBA Awards strive to recognize the outstanding contributions to the public education system made by individuals across Ontario.
The nomination deadline for all awards, except for the President's Award and the Bernardine Yackman Memorial Award, is Apr. 8, 2016 at 5 p.m.
The nomination deadline for the President's Award was Jan. 8, 2016 at 5 p.m.