Exemplary Practices

​School boards across Ontario are leading the way in creating exemplary practices that impact positively on student learning.

Each year, OPSBA’s Education Program Work Team focuses on collecting effective practices in one specific curricular area. Please see below for our database containing many of these incredible initiatives.

Equity, Diversity, and Human Rights (2022)


Skilled Trades and Apprenticeships (2019)

Manufacturing students use hand tools to learn how to make square edges..


 Alternative Education (2018)

Indigenous Education (2017)

Additional Resources

Mathematics (2016)

Photo of a math teacher

Additional Resources

Photo of students at DSBN Outdoor Education Centre

Environmental Education (2015)

Outdoor and Environmental Education Centres


Board-wide Initiatives

The Arts

Hamilton-Wentworth DSB – Imagining My Sustainable City

School-based Programming

Renfrew County DSB – Forest and Nature School Program at Killaloe PS

Awareness Campaigns

Additional Resources and Board Policies