June 2011


One Life... Many Gifts

That's the impact of organ and tissue donation. Pioneering resources are allowing hundreds of teachers to raise awareness of the issue in Ontario's secondary schools.

by Stuart Foxman

Getting Connected: E-Learning in Ontario

What happens when learning takes place at a distance? As online courses multiply in Ontario, teachers explore how they can help students succeed.

by Stuart Foxman


Exploring the electronic classroom

by Virginia Galt

College Issues Advisory

Our current advisory looks at best practices on the use of electronic communication and social media.


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Digital Tools for Teaching / The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat Webcast Professional Learning Series / Professionalism, Law, and the Ontario Educator / Keen for Learning / Drama Schemes, Themes and Dreams / Shakespeare in Action / Moving and Growing / Gum in My Hair! and The Wild Wild Web (DVDs) / Words That Start with B / Half Brother / Thunder over Kandahar /


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Digital research just got a lot easier in Ontario

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Ethical dilemmas - Striptease on Day Three


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