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BCTF New Teacher Mentoring Project

Check out the latest newsletter from the BCTF New Teacher Mentoring Project. Additional information: Benefits of Mentoring Purposes of the Pilot Project (Dec 2013) What is the NTMP (Dec 2013) Advertisements

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Delta’s Teacher Mentorship Program

“Teacher induction needs to do more than just ease new teachers’ entry into their role; it needs to welcome them into a collaborative professional learning community.” Feiman-Nemser, S. (2012). Beyond Solo Teaching. Educational Leadership, 69 (8), 10-16. Last Spring, Delta’s … Continue reading

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Mentorship Pilot Coordinator Posting

Click below to see the posting for a Mentoring Coordinator for the New Teacher Mentoring Pilot Project, a joint initiative of the BCTF and UBC. Application Deadline: May 31st, 2012. Mentoring Coordinator Posting

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http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/politics/article/1149954–ontario-to-boost-teacher-training-to-two-years

The Ontario government is currently consulting stakeholders in a move to extend teacher training from one year to two by 2014. 

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Mentorship Pilot to Support New Teachers

Here’s the introduction to the recent news release regarding a provincial mentoring pilot project: As part of Education Week, Education Minister George Abbott has announced a $368,000 New Teacher Mentoring Project. This project supports teacher collaboration as a pillar of … Continue reading

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Teacher College Applications Drop

An interesting article from Macleans magazine. With higher unemployment rates facing newly certified teachers, teacher colleges across Canada are making adjustments to their programs…..

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