A Call for Proposals.

Conference Date:

Thursday November  16th and Friday November 17th


What’s even better than attending the OHASSTA conference? Sharing your perspective and experiences by hosting a personalized professional learning session! OHASSTA is now accepting professional learning session proposals from all history and social science educators across the province.

We are looking for sessions that:

  1. Are targeted to a wide range of grades (7-12), levels and courses in History, Economics, Law, Politics, and the Social Sciences. Nous recherchons particulièrement des ateliers en français.
  2. Are interactive, engaging and include opportunities to share learning and expertise.
  3. Focus on one of the following interconnected themes, while emphasizing pedagogy and learning that support improved student engagement and critical thinking:
    • Assessment and planning to support Subject Specific Thinking Concepts
    • Equity and Inclusive Education
    • Global competencies (modern learning) and Technological Innovation?
    • Critical Thinking and Inquiry
    • Ideas and resources, that teachers can use next week in their classes...

 Applications close June 1 2017


Apply Now


OHASSTA waives a large portion of  the conference fees for one presenter in each workshop.  If your workshop includes more than one presenter please make sure you indicate (on the form linked above) which presenter will be attending the conference at the reduced rate.


              Ottawa Conference and Event Centre
              200 Coventry Road | Ottawa, ON | K1K 4S3
              613-288-3457 | 613-667-9888 (fax)


Hotel Contact info:

            Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa East

             200 Coventry Road

             Ottawa, ON, K1K 4S3

             P 613-741-9862       D  613-288-2173        F 613-741-4913

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Guests  that wish to book by phone can call our in-house reservations at (613) 741-9862 and ask to book under group code: (OHS)

There is also the option for the guest that would like to book online via the link below:



Thursday November  16th and Friday November 17th