Ontario English Catholic Teachers

Professional Development Network

OECTA supports the professional development priorities of our local units by leveraging the professional expertise of our members.

To make a PD Network request, fill out the online form, identify unit priorities for PD and OECTA will arrange for a presenter who will customize their workshop just for your unit.

Our presenters are capable of offering workshops from a modern Catholic perspective in several areas of learning including faith formation, Accessibility, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity, classroom management, assessment and evaluation, mental health and wellness, English language learners, inquiry-based learning, FSL, mathematics, literacy, technology, special education and so much more.

PDN workshop requests must be submitted by the unit president. Before making your online request, please have three possible workshop dates that are a minimum of 4 weeks from the date that the online request is submitted. A minimum of 15 participants is required for workshop requests to be fulfilled. Any PDN inquires may be sent to: