SSL Ophea Professional Learning Tour

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Advance Notice – Student Support Leadership/Ophea Professional Learning Tour

Please consider joining your colleagues (teachers, school support staff, administrators, supervisors, and agency and community colleagues) from the North East for a one day workshop to learn more about the impact of healthy active living on child and youth mental health.  Ophea is a recognized leader in healthy active living. Ophea presentations and materials are exemplary. This workshop will feature:

  •          A presentation about child and youth mental health within the context of healthy active living
  •         Actual activities for use at your school and/or community agency (dress comfortably for the session)
  •         Materials from Ophea and other resources
  •         In addition, Ophea staff will provide consultation and support to SSL participants/members during the Spring

In  order rder to assist with access and the opportunity to meet with community colleagues, these sessions will be offered at four sites …

·         Monday April 30th in Kapuskasing (St. Patrick School)
·         Tuesday May 1st in Englehart (Englehart High School)
·         Wednesday May 2nd in Timmins  (Roland Michener SS in South Porcupine)
·         Thursday May 3rd in Moosonee (Moosonee PS)

The sessions are free and supply (teacher/EA) coverage will be available upon approval from your supervisor. Lunch will be provided. Sessions will run from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM.  

Further information will be made available by Easter. In the meantime mark the date on your calendar and check with your colleagues/supervisor about the opportunity to attend.

DSBONE staff can pre-register with Sue Allen,

North Eastern Catholic DSB staff can pre-register with Dan Loreto,
Agency, Health, Recreation, Moosonee/Moose Factory colleagues and other community members can pre-register by contacting or leave a message at 705-494-8494.
Pease provide your name, organization and the location you wish to attend in your e-mail.