Check the WRDSB site Just In Time for workshops and resources supplied by the school board.
The following are a mix of local (WROTL), provincial (ETFO), and board (WRDSB) programs.
For events hosted by ETFO provincial you can register through their event portal found here.
If the event requires a registration fee you might be able to apply for funding through the Member Development Fund. Information about the MDF can be found here.
|Host||Date||Event||How to Attend|
|Tuesday May 10 |
|Googlers in the Classroom|
Grade 4-8 teachers in search of computer science or coding lessons? No experience necessary and it incorporates the math long range plans
|Selecting and Approaching Texts with an Equity and Anti-Oppression Focus|
Explore important considerations to disrupt classic texts in our educational programs
|Provincial Election Information Night|
The Provincial Election is happening on June 2! Learn more about why this election is so important for the Education sector while enjoying a catered meal.
|What is Anti-Semitism?|
Join Rabbi Lori Cohen to learn about anti-semitism.
|Connecting With Colleagues|
Drop in virtually for this opportunity to have informal discussions with some of the Local Executive and fellow Occasional Teachers to discuss anything that is on your mind!
|Link Coming soon|
|Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder- A Review|
This virtual event will look at how stigma impacts students, how to better recognize students with FASD and share new supports.
|Thursday May 26|
|WROT Local Annual Meeting|
Learn about the business of the local during our all member meeting, followed by a formal dinner.
|Jun 3-4||Occasional Teacher Conference|
This conference is designed to provide practical strategies, resources and networking opportunities.
|Interview Prep Workshop|
3 administrators will be leading interview prep in anticipation of the upcoming interviews in June.
|Registration coming soon|
|Native Language Gathering|
This gathering will provide time for networking, identifying barriers and building capacity for Native Language classrooms.
WRDSB Google Groups
The school board uses Google groups to send out messages and opportunities to the those interested in that topic. You can sign yourself up to receive the messages from these groups using your school board email address. Below are just some of the groups available. They might need permission to join. This can be done by clicking join group.
|Elementary Arts||All Grades|
|Elementary ESL ELD||MLL Teachers|
|Elementary Health and Physical Education||All Grades|
|Elementary History and Geography 7-8||Grade 7-8|
|Elementary Kindergarten||Kindergarten Teachers|
|Elementary Literacy||All Grades|
|Elementary Math||All Grades|
|Elementary Social Studies||Grade 1-6|
|Indigenous Resources||All Grades|
|WRDSB Elementary French||French Immersion/ Core|