The education environment you work within is more demanding than ever. The Ontario school system and its governing legal framework continues to evolve as new challenges arise. As an educator, administrator, Supervisory Officer, Board official, Trustee or lawyer, you need a clear understanding of the laws that govern the education system. Failure to understand or keep current have serious and potentially costly ramifications.
Completion of this program counts towards
The Osgoode Certificate in Education Law
Using case studies and real life examples, this OsgoodePDprogram has been developed by education law experts to provide you with an understanding of the most pertinent legal issues that confront educational leaders and their legal advisors. You will acquire knowledge and strategies which you can apply immediately. The program written materials will act as a valuable resource long after the course is over.
Topics will include:
PLUS! You will gain valuable insights by participating in break-out sessions with your colleagues and education law experts on day 2. In small groups, you will discuss and analyze case studies that will reinforce your understanding of the issues and provide you with best practices and tools you can easily put into practice.
Don’t miss the keynote address:
“Transforming First Nation Education”
Jacqueline Moore, Indigenous Education Consultant, Researcher & Advisor
Fees include attendance, program materials, lunch and break refreshments.
OsgoodePD offers group rates for both on site and webcast formats. Please note these are only available when registering for members of the same organization, at the same time, and payment is made with one invoice.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute a full refund (less $150 administration fee) is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 5 days prior to the program date. No other refund is available.
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February 21-22, 2019
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST
Online Replay Date
March 28-29, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. EST
Register for the Online Replay.
Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON
$825 + HST
$625 + HST
“The opportunity to engage with current education law and related issues was truly valuable. The focus on current issues such as cyberbullying made this relevant and important.”
Patricia Thompson, Thames Valley District School Board