Call for Presenters
OCTE is looking for presenters for the May 2020 conference.
Position Opportunity with the Ministry of Education
The Ministry of Education has a need for educational officers in the areas of Technological and computer education-secondary, Science-secondary and Mathematics-secondary. These positions will be with…
The Skills Ontario team is profoundly saddened to hear about the passing of Ray Keery, the founder of Skills Canada – Ontario.
Emphasis Course safety documents were written by OCTE members sponsored by the Ministry of Education in 2014 and look similar to the SAFEdocs, but contain additional safety content that align to the Emphasis Course codes which can be found at http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/curriculum/secondary/techedemphasiscourses.pdf
Are you or someone you know considering a career as a technological educator? Check out the program at York University. To meet the needs of the candidates, the program offers a variety of delivery options, a credit for prior learning and experience, and instructors who are certified technology teachers with industry experience.
As part of our commitment to social responsibility and community support, OCTE is proud to dedicate our annual charitable donation to this outstanding organization. Click here to read more.
Communication is essential. Everyone
using the shop must be aware of the equipment condition and it’s availability
for use. This is especially important for those that share the shop with other
educators. Face to face daily communication is best, backed up by a log book
that provides status updates e.g. broken, needs repair, missing. Also consider
using a lockout/tagout system. This will ensure that non-functional equipment
is isolated from use.