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Membership Perks

Here's what an OFSHEEA Membership gives you:

Exclusive download access to members-only resources,
Discounted rate at annual OFSHEEA conference,
Priority consideration on Ministry-funded writing projects,
Networking and community-based opportunities with other Family Studies and Home Economics educators, and
A voice at the Ontario Ministry of Education regarding issues related to Family Studies education.

Membership purchases for 2020-2021 are now open!  New memberships expire August 31, 2021.

Downloadable Resources

Click on any of the links below to access our bank of resources

Fashion & Housing Resources

*These resources require an OFSHEEA membership

Click here to access our Fashion & Housing Resources

General Family Studies Resources

*These resources require an OFSHEEA membership

Click here to access our General Family Studies Resources

Raising and Caring for Children Resources

*These resources require an OFSHEEA membership

Click here to access our Raising and Caring for Children Resources

Social Science & Humanities Resources

*These resources require an OFSHEEA membership

Click here to access our Social Science & Humanities Resources

January's Featured Video Resource

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  • @OFSHEEA in partnership with the National Eating Disorder Information Centre (@the_nedic) will be hosting a virtual workshop titled ‘How to Support Students in our Weight-Obsessed World’ on March 8th at 4pm.
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More details will be released later this week about registration.
  • Family Studies - Leading Fashion and Food Labs (virtual workshop) FREE for #OFSHEEAMembers 
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The How to run a Food/Fashion Lab workshop for teachers new to family studies.  The workshop will happen on Sat Feb 20th from 10am - 3pm with an hour break for lunch.
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Half of the day will be about foods and the other half about fashion. The session will be done online through Zoom using breakout rooms with the support of four family studies teacher experts.  At the end of the session you will get a certificate stating you have completed the workshop for your resume/CV/teaching portfolio.
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Sponsorship provided @chef_fcef
Door prizes provided by @classythreadskits & @ontarioturkey
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Register with link in bio
  • We are looking for volunteers to help plan the #OFSHEEA2021 Virtual Conference! The time commitment is 2-3 virtual meetings per month. 
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For more information contact us at ofsheea@ofsheea.ca
  • @CFEE_ in partnership with the @OFSHEEA is inviting you to attend a virtual workshop designed to provide a toolkit that teachers of secondary school students can use to help build financial literacy capabilities for their students. The resources covered in this workshop are intended to assist teachers and youth with virtual and at-home learning activities during the current COVID-19 pandemic. 

This session will provide a primer on transitioning from in-class learning to virtual classrooms, and explore a range of strategies and resources designed to assist teachers in helping youth make informed decisions about money matters. Attendees will explore a host of financial challenges that occur as young people experience life events, including making decisions in a post-pandemic world. Participants will receive free resources to assist in their journey. 

This workshop will be presented by Kevin Maynard, VP of the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education, and hosted on the Zoom videoconferencing platform.

Register here: https://cfee-org.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_4qko3qRgRjWiqh1um35BBQ 🔗 in bio
  • OFSHEEA is working in partnership with the @cfee_ Canadian Federation for Economics Education to provide a FREE workshop to family studies teachers in Ontario focusing on financial literacy connections and resources.
This workshop is the first of many we will be offering monthly to our  members.
This workshop though will be available to both members AND  non-members. It will happen via Zoom on Monday February 8th. We will  send more information out with respect to registration later this week. 
At this point we would like to survey those who would be interested in attending to see what time would be best. No commitment at this time. Please fill out the google docs survey for a preferred time.

Survey: https://bit.ly/3lyEvVV 🔗 in bio
  • We are thrilled to announce that #OFSHEEAMembers have stepped up to fill positions on the #OFSHEEA board. See the full list of our Board Members below!
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Executive 
Camille Naranjit, President
Nahid Mawji, Vice President 
Derek Wun, Treasurer & Past President
Jennifer Burke, Secretary
Theresa Aqui, Regional Rep Director
Michelyn Gallant, Director of Future Directions 
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Regional Representatives 
Theresa Aqui, Toronto 
Lesia Hucal, Central West
Aneta White, Western
Angela Partridge, Central East 
Corinne Morris, Eastern
VACANT, Northern
We are Proud to Represent You
Future Directions Director-at-Large
Michelyn Gallant

Future Directions

Theresa
Theresa Aqui

Toronto Regional Rep

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Derek Wun

Past President & Treasurer

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If you are interested in joining our Board of Directors, do not hesitate to contact us!

"Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today."

-MALCOLM X

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