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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…

Media Release

The Skills Ontario team is profoundly saddened to hear about the passing of Ray Keery, the founder of Skills Canada – Ontario.

OCTE RESOURCES

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

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CONSIDERING A CAREER IN TECH ED?

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.

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Safety Tip of the Month

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.