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OHASSTA Conference 2020

Teaching History and Social Science in the time of COVID19 was a Success!

OHASSTA-AESHO was pleased to partner with the Association for Canadian Studies (ACS), the Manitoba Social Science Teachers’ Association (MSSTA) and L’Association Québécoise pour l’enseignement en univers social (AQEUS) to present a virtual online conference with a national scope, providing educators a unique opportunity to connect with history and  social science teachers from across the country as we face the many challenges of teaching in the COVID-19 era.

All sessions were recorded and are available on the SSENC / RESSC Youtube Channel

Friday, October 23, 2020 Eastern Standard Time

9:00 – 9:30 am Welcome and orientation to the virtual platform*

9:30 – 10:00 am Everyone: Opening Remarks/Mot de bienvenue*

10:00 – 11:00 am Concurrent Workshops (Block A)

11:00 – 11:30 am Break + Virtual Exhibitors Room

11:30 – 12:30 am Everyone: Keynote Session The Hon. Jean Augustine, P.C., C.M., O.Ont, C.B.E.*

12:30 – 1:00 pm Break + Virtual Exhibitors Room

1:00 – 2:00 pm Concurrent Workshops (Block B)

2:00 – 2:30 pm Everyone: Dr. Carla Peck and Thinking Historically for Canada’s Future*

2:30 – 3:30 pm Concurrent Workshops (Block C)

3:30 pm Closing Remarks*

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About the OHASSTA Conference

The OHASSTA conference is an annual event that provides an opportunity to history and social science teachers from across Ontario to learn, collaborate, and grow.

On the next page are just some of the incredible speakers who have shared their work and experiences with us over the years.