F2F/P Provincial Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) New Program Meeting

Created by meganm on May 12, 2017

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at TBD – 401/Airport corridor

Starts at 8:30 AM · Ends on May 17, 2018 at 3:30 PM, EST (America/New_York)

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Type of Professional Learning

At the discretion of the Director

Intended Learning Outcomes

At this session, SHSM teachers will have the opportunity to review the SHSM required components with the SHSM ministry team, experienced SHSM teachers as well as fellow teachers that are launching the new SHSM program to ensure that their program reflects the quality components of an effective SHSM program.


After the session, The SHSM teachers will be able to:

  • evaluate the criteria for a successful SHSM program;
  • build  capacity and support for SHSMs in the community, e.g., best practices on how to develop a steering committee;
  • build sector partnerships and exploring the role sector stakeholders can play in supporting ICE training and SHSMs; and
  • share exemplary practices related to:

   o certifications and training

   o experiential learning

   o reach ahead activities

   o tracking student achievement.

Suggested Participants

Teachers, SHSM Board Leads

In-person or Virtual


Multiple-Offering Events




Contact Person

Salim Jamal / Reece Morgan

Contact Email /

Contact Telephone Number

416-212-1558 / 416-327-9618

Other Relevant Information

We are committed to providing accessible customer service. If you need accommodation, please contact: by the registration deadline.

TBD – 401/Airport corridor