SCCAO Retreat 2016 – June 3rd, 2016

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SCCAO Retreat 2016

Please find below links to details for the SCCAO Retreat in Ottawa, June 3rd 2016.

To register, please contact Anthony Persaud at
Please indicate your intention to participate as soon as possible. If you will be reserving a room, note that the hotel is holding a block of rooms until May 7th. Participants are responsible for arranging their own transportation and accommodation.
Looking forward to seeing you in Ottawa!

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SCCAO e-Community is open! Join the conversation!

SCCAO is pleased to announce the launch of the SCCAO e-Community for our members….a place where instructional leaders across Ontario can connect.

Join the Conversation in the new

SCCAO e-Community





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November 11, 2015 – AGENDA SCCAO MiniConference

Happy Sunday everyone! Here is the agenda for Wednesday, November 11th, 2015:

It’s not too late to register!  Please complete the membership application form to let us know you are coming!

Membership Application

Please bring a computer/ device that connect to the internet to be able to participate in the NEW SCCAO Community!



  • 8:30-9:00:  Breakfast and introductions
  • 9:00 – 12:00:
    • Cary Supalo, vision impairment and science education
    • Andy Forrest, Makerspace
    • Associate Updates
  • 12:00 -1:00pm   LUNCH/ Time to visit with Associates
  • 1:00pm – 4:00pm
    • Launch of the new SCCAO E-Community:  Nathalie Rudner and Writing Team
    • Exploration of SCCAO STEM Resources
    • Next Steps
    • Around the Province – Board Sharing
    • Ministry of Education Science and Innovation Projects Updates:  Brandon Zoras & Francis Cronier-Theriault

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Join us November 11th, 2015 – SCCAO MiniConference

The SCCAO miniconference is just around the corner….we hope that you can join us.

This year’s miniconference will be the launch for some exciting new SCCAO resources supporting instructional leaders across Ontario in implementing the Science and Technology programming from K-12!  We are also planning on hosting some networking sessions through the STAO conference for SCCAO members to network and share ideas….

If you are coming to STAO, come to SCCAO…if you are coming to SCCAO, stay for STAO!

In order to facilitate your participation, we are pleased to offer a conference subsidy to our school district members to defray some of the costs of travel, accommodation, and registration so that you can participate in SCCAO and STAO.  To receive further information about the subsidy, please contact .

We are also offering FREE SCCAO membership to each school district.   If you are interested in becoming a member, please  REGISTER HERE



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Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year!

Welcome to SCCAO 2015-2016!   We hope that this year is off to a great start!  Please see below a message from this year’s chair, Anthony Persaud of the Peel District School Board:

Our SCCAO Annual General Meeting will be November 11th, right before the STAO conference and in the same location for your travel convenience. Our AGM will be focused on STEM and the release of our new SCCAO website, with lots of hands on activities, guest speakers and opportunities to network.

If you plan to stay for the whole STAO conference, we will have continued opportunities for SCCAO members to connect on the 12th, 13th and 14th.

We hope that you will join us!

More details will be coming soon to a mailbox near you!


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