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Dr. Warr-Leeper, Network Researcher, participates Nov. 8 at OSSTF conference on students at risk

Education union offers assistance to educators of special needs students

300 educators attend conference on students at risk

TORONTO, Nov. 7 /CNW/ - The Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
OSSTF) is sponsoring a two day conference for Ontario educators on the
growing challenges of meeting the educational needs of students at risk. This
will be the largest educational conference in several years dedicated
specifically to hands-on workshops for special education teachers and
educational workers. The conference will open with a panel discussion to which
members of the media are invited.

What: OSSTF Catch a Falling Star Conference
Panel Discussion

When: Friday, November 8, 2020
10:00 AM

Where: Toronto Crowne Plaza Hotel Downtown Centre
225 Front Street West
Ballroom A & B

- Earl Manners, OSSTF President
- Lorna Earl, Associate Professor, Ontario Institute for Studies
in Education, University of Toronto
- Annie Kidder, People for Education, Toronto
- Dr. Genese Warr-Leeper, Professor in Communications Disorders,
The University of Western Ontario, Canadian Language & Literacy
Research Network Researcher

OSSTF/FEESO, founded in 1919, has 50,000 members across Ontario. They
include public high school teachers, occasional teachers, teaching assistants,
psychologists, secretaries, speech-language pathologists, social workers,
plant support personnel, attendance counsellors, and many others in education.

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