OG-OH 2013 AGM & Conference

"Leading & Learning with a Spirit of Inquiry"


OG-OH 2013 AGM & Conference The Revised Curricula: Leading & Learning with a Spirit of Inquiry

Saturday, Oct. 19th 2013 at 8:30am-3:30pm

2nd Floor OISE/UT 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Canada

The annual general meeting represents an important opportunity for curriculum coordinators, consultants, instructional leaders, student success teachers, lead subject/division lead teachers and department heads to network, dialogue and collaborate about topics of mutual interest connected directly to their work.

Featuring a KEYNOTE address by Dr. Jenni Donohoo

Jenni Donohoo, PhD is a former classroom teacher and teacher-librarian who has taught at the elementary, secondary, and post-secondary levels.

She is past-president of Learning Forward Ontario and is currently a Research and Evaluation Consultant with the Greater Essex County District School Board. In the 2013-2014 school year, she will be working full time as a Provincial Literacy Lead with the Ministry of Education's Curriculum, Assessment, and Policy Branch.

Jenni is the author of Collaborative Inquiry for Educators, recently published by Corwin. She is committed to exploring and supporting the value of the praxis of – the intersection of theory and practice – collaborative inquiry, which has informed much of her more recent work with educators. She received her PhD from the University of Windsor's Joint PhD Program.


$50 (AGM/Conference and Membership Fee for Board Consultants)


$30 (AGM/Conference Registration Fee ONLY)


8:30 am – 9:00 am Registration and Refreshments

9:00 am – 9:25 am Business Meeting

9:25 am – 10:25 am Keynote Address

10:30 am – 11:40 am Morning Break-Out Sessions. A-C

11:40 am – 12:40 pm Lunch and Publishers' Display

12:40 pm – 1:50 pm Afternoon Break-Out Sessions, D-F

1:50 pm – 3:00 pm Afternoon Break-Out Sessions, G-I

Featuring Break-Out Sessions focused on:

Demystifying Learning: Designing Student-Friendly Learning Goals and Success Criteria (Grades 6-12)

Equity and Inclusive Education: Culturally Responsive Pedagogy (Grades 1-12)

Supports for First Nation, Métis & Inuit Studies (Grades 9-12)

Supports for the Revised Curricula: History, Geography and Canadian & World Studies (Grades 7-12)

Supports for the Revised Curricula: Social Sciences & Humanities (Grades 9-12)

Supports for the Revised Curricula: Social Studies (Grades 1-6)

How to Register


Questions about registration? Contact Rob Mewhinney

Robert.Mewhinney@tdsb.on.ca or 416.396.7107