Monday, November 28th, 7:00 - 9 PM
Notre Dame High School, 710 Broadview Ave, Ottawa
Some children (with and without other special needs) have problems developing the ability to process information received through their senses. Become a sensory detective and learn how to read your child and provide the right support. Presenter: Nathalie Mabon, Occupational Therapist OT Reg. (Ont.)
The goal is always to discuss school council roles, brainstorm challenges and share best practices.
Monday, November 7, 7:00 - 8:45 PM
Why are children and youth so overstressed today? What is the nature of hidden stressors and the distinction between misbehaviour and stress behaviour? Dr. Shanker will explain the 5 steps of self-regulation, not just in a way for parents to apply these with their children, but also for themselves.
Thursday, November 3, 2016, 7:00 - 8:45 PM
St. Paul High School, 2675 Draper Ave
Congratulations to the 50 OCSB schools who will be receiving a 2016-2017 Parents Reaching Out Grant from the Ministry of Education! Ontario's PRO Grants are designed to support parents in identifying barriers to engagement in their own community and to find local solutions to involve more parents in support of student achievement and well-being.
View the full list of successful OCBS schools and projects here.
CSPA and OCSB PIC were also successful in our regional PRO Grant application! Watch for news about our events, coming soon!
The School Council Annual Financial Report for the reporting period September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016, is due by Wednesday, October 12th. Refer to the Memo from Superintendent David Leach for complete details.
CSPA's Best Practices for School Council Treasurers contains examples of financial records and sample reports to assist councils who are seeking additional info.