A to Z of being an OT

A to Z of being an OT

Being an Occasional Teacher can be challenging. In this section you’ll find a variety of resources to assist you that are not specifically related to the curriculum. Here you’ll find information on everything from coping with stress to Employment Insurance.

TeachOntario

TeachOntario is a new community website created by TVO, OTF and the Ministry of Education. The site features content created by Ontario teachers for Ontario teachers. Registration is required to share, collaborate and exchange knowledge with other educators from across the province.

TeachOntario

Concussion Protocol and Tools

The Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines has concussion information and procedures for the components of prevention, identification and management. These areas are always evolving with new research. Make sure to check your Board’s policies and procedures on this matter.

Concussion Protocol and Tools

Creating Asthma Friendly Environments

The goal of this website is to provide recommendations and resources for organizations to develop asthma friendly and supportive environments for children and youth.

Creating Asthma Friendly Environments 

50 Healthy School Lunch Ideas for Teachers

Some ideas for packing healthy lunches for Teachers!

50 Healthy School Lunch Ideas for Teachers

OCT Duty to Report

This professional advisory on the duty to report applies to all members of the Ontario College of Teachers.

OCT Duty to Report

Possible Interview Questions

Be prepared for your teaching interview by practicing possible interview questions.

Possible Interview Questions

Jobs in Education

The Ontario College of Teachers’ website lists the approved Ontario Ministry of Education websites used by school boards in Ontario to recruit teachers.

Jobs in Education

10 Things Every New Teacher Needs to Know

This inspiring list of advice and encouragement for new teachers was created by various educators’ words of wisdom.

10 Things Every New Teacher Needs to Know

Professionalism

Failure to maintain professional standards can result in allegations of professional misconduct. This ETFO PRS matters bulletin answers, “What does ‘professionalism’ mean?”

Professionalism

To Volunteer or Not? Volunteering during the Instructional Day

There are a number of circumstances in which ETFO members may feel they should volunteer in schools. This ETFO PRS Matters Bulletin informs members of the ongoing risk and limited protection and provides tips to those who volunteer.

To Volunteer or Not? Volunteering during the Instructional Day