December 2010


2010 Member Survey

The College probed members’ social media habits and more during its annual survey.

Support for Healthy Minds

Mental illness is a huge concern in Ontario’s classrooms, and it isn’t going away.

by Melodie McCullough

Setting Their Own Goals and Schedules

The structure and support built into self-directed learning make it work.

by Nick Brune and Leanne Miller, OCT

Cyber-profs to the Rescue

An indispensable French-language instructional resource

by Jean-François Dugas


from the chair

registrar’s report

letters to the editor

ps news

2010 Atkinson winner / 2009 Atkinson update / Additional Qualifications / Visitors / Visual Resource / Special Education consultation / French-language feminization / French-language resource / French-language journal / Tribute to French Ontario / College translator a VP / Métis studies / External Relations / Early Childhood Educators / Ontario accountants / Science competition / Notable Dates


exemplary OCT

Claudine Tyrell

remarkable teacher

Chilina Kennedy recalls Ian Malcolm



Exploring Leadership and Ethical Practice through Professional Inquiry / The Picture Book Experience / Munsch at Play / The Write Beginning / The Way of Boys / Teenagers / On a Canadian Day / Le VocabulAIDE / Launching RTI Comprehension Instruction with Shared Reading / Text Me a Strategy / The Present Tense of Prinny Murphy


The write stuff for students

governing ourselves


Membership Services – document detectives


New Building / Council Meeting / Accreditation / Investigations / Dispute Resolution / Hearings