Monthly Archives: October 2016

Proposed Amendments to SCCAO Constitution and By-Laws

A vote on the proposed changes to the SCCAO constitution and by-laws will take place on November 9th at the SCCAO mini-conference.

SCCAO members who are eligible to vote should receive a link to the revised constitution and by-laws by email and are encouraged to comment on the document in advance of the November mini-conference.

If you do not receive a link to the draft document please contact Cindy Cosentino at




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2016 SCCAO Mini-Conference

November 9, 2016

Save the Date!

Plans are underway for the 2016 SCCAO Mini Conference to be held at the International Plaza Hotel Toronto Airport. These meetings are extremely valuable for connecting and networking with other SCCAO members from across the province, particularly for those who are new to a leadership role in their school boards.

Draft Agenda:

Morning session (Full members only)

  • discussion and voting on the revised SCCAO constitution and by-laws
  • reviewing the new mission, vision and collective commitments of SCCAO
  • providing input on the SCCAO Science Leadership Guide
  • Leadership Project updates and information

Networking Lunch (Full and Associate members)

Afternoon session (Full and Associate members)

  • preview resources that support inquiry-based learning
  • learning about assessment and evaluation in science (and technology) with Damian Cooper
  • Ministry of Education updates
  • network with our associate members to learn about how they are working to support science education in Ontario
  • hear about new safety resources from STAO

Please complete your membership application and let us know if you are planning on attending.

A more detailed agenda will be sent to registrants once it is finalized.

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