Part of CSPA's mandate is to provide information school councils and parents in order to support the success of all students.  Research shows that students will be more successful when their parents are more involved with their education.

This page provides links to presentation materials from CSPA events hosted throughout the school year.  This page is continually being updated throughout the school year as we receive materials from our speakers.  It may take time to receive materials and post them, we appreciate your patience.  Note that if there is an expiry date on the material it will be indicated in brackets.

 

School Year 2022-2023

Summer Institute for Parents
         Transitioning to Kindergarten at the OCSB   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
         Transition Planning for Children with Individual Education Plans (IEP)   
 
 

School Year 2021-2022

Making the Most of your Digital Camera   Tip Card
 
Combating Online Hate in Schools   Resources
 
Thriving After High School   Online Course | DiscoverYear
 
Environmental Activism for Families with World Changing Kids   Slide Presentation | Resource List
 
cafe francais   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
 
Activating Black Student Success through Parent Engagement
 
Mental Health Night
         What is motivation and why does it matter?   Slide Presentation
         Mental Health Supports at the OCSB   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
         Supporting Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health   Slide Presentation
         Tech Overuse & Online Addictions   Slide Presentation
         Equity in Mental Health   Slide Presentation
 
Family Dinners over the Christmas Break   RECORDING
 
Tech in Education

         OCSB Esports - Leading the way!   Slide Presentation

         Introduction to Minecraft Education Edition   Slide Presentation

         Real coding for kids - Exploring Microbits   RECORDING

         Introduction to Coding with Scratch   RECORDING

         Exploring WeVideo   RECORDING

         Introduction to 3D Printing & Design   RECORDING

         Introduction to Screencastify   RECORDING

         Protection for your Home Network   RECORDING | Slide Presentation

         Troubleshooting - What do do when things go wrong!   RECORDING

         Registering for the Parent Portal   RECORDING

         Digital Math Tools   RECORDING

         Elementary Math Tools   RECORDING | Slide Presentation

         An Introduction to RazKids   Slide Presentation

         Introduction to EquatIO   RECORDING | Handout

Supporting Great Study Habits   Event Resources | Book Suggestion: No-Drama Discipline
 
Raise them Strong with Brooks Gibbs   RECORDING | Event Resources
  
Fostering Body Respect   RECORDING
 
         ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
 
An Inclusive Education
         IEPs: How to Effectively Collaborate   Slide Presentation
         Interventions to Support Struggling Learns   Slide Presentation
         An Inclusive Education Environment   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
         Understanding Your Child's Learning Disability   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
 
         ADDITIONAL RESOURCES 
         Special Education Resources for Parents (Ministry of Education)
         IEP Fact Sheet
Meal Prep with SupperWorks  Recording | Slide Presentation | SupperWorks Video Resources
 
Summer Institute for Parents
         
         Indigenous 101 for Parents   RECORDINGS: Part 1 & Part 2 | Slide Presentation
         Transitioning Back to School   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
         New Grade 9 Math Curriculum   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
    

School Year 2020-2021

Photography for Beginners   RECORDING | Slide Presentation | Tip Sheet
 
Indigenous Education at the OCSB   RECORDINGS: Part 1 & Part 2 | Slide Presentations: Part 1 & Part 2
 
Eating Together over the May Long Weekend   RECORDING
 
The Home Stretch of the Pandemic with Dr. Tranter   RECORDING | Handout
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Equity & Anti-Racism - It's everyone's business!  Presentation Resources *Password: CSPA2021

Take a bite out of hunger with nutritious snacks for school break!   RECORDING
 
Veggie Gradening for Beginners   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
 
Loss & Grief during the Covid-19 Pandemic   RECORDING | Slide Presentation
 
Tech Time During the Pandemic with Dr. Michael Cheng   RECORDING | Slide Presentation

Special Education & Your Child 

          ALL RECORDINGS FROM THE EVENING

Accessing Hapara and Other Tools in the Student Portal to Support Your Child's Learning

Today's Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA): Relationship Driven Behaviour Change

The Third Path: A Relationship-Based Approach to Student Well-Being and Achievement  Slide Presentation   Slide Presentation

         Understanding and Improving your Child's Executive Functioning

The IEP Process: Collaboration and Student-Centered Planning   Slide Presentation

Strategies for Supporting our Children with Learning Disabilities  Slide Presentation

         Navigating Special Education for Children with Invisible Disabilities

Separation and Divorce: Important Considerations for Children and Youth

Physically Distanced but Socially Connected   Slide Presentation

 

School Year 2019-2020

OCSB Behaviour Team Summer Webinar Series   Information & Links
 
Creating to Connect Mindfully   RECORDING

Lunch & Learn Series

Vaping & Your Child   RECORDING

Expanding Your Child's Vocabulary   RECORDING

Anxiety & Your Child during Covid-19   RECORDING | Resources

Learning in Difficult Times   Session Article

Covid-Isolation and Your Child's Emotional & Intelectual Development   RECORDING 

Mental Health Supports at the OCSB   RECORDING | Slide Presentation

Raising Children in a Digital World   Slide Presentation | RECORDINGS: Intro - Breakout 1 - Breakout 2

Special Education & Your Child 

Friendship Skills: What role do I play in my child's development?   Slide Presentation

Understanding Executive Functions in Children and Youth   Slide Presentation

ABA in a Nutshell   Slide Presentation

Fetal Alchohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD): Strategies for the Classroom   Slide Presentation

Assisstive Technology @OCSB   Slide Presentation

My Child is Gifted! What do I need to know?   Slide Presentation