Our Professional Learning Team has collaborated with experts from a variety of backgrounds to deliver topics relevant to school leaders. Learning sessions are being offered throughout July and August, a one-day conference will be held in August and a radio broadcasting mini-series will run for five days between August 16-20.

All Summer Learning offerings will be virtual.

Learning Sessions 


Destreaming - August 16 

Date: August 16

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 


Please register through the correct link:

Cost: Free

OPC Member or Associate registration 


Cost: $50 + HST

Non-OPC registration 



  • Rasulan Hoppie, Principal of Secondary Curriculum - Peel District School Board
  • Alison Gaymes, Principal - Toronto District School Board
  • Elizabeth (Lisa) Innes, Vice-Principal - District School Board Ontario North East
  • Annie Kidder, a parent representative
  • student trustee from Upper Canada District School Board

New Administrator Support Sessions - August 17 and 19
Date: August 17 and 19

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


August 17 session will focus on

  • anti-oppressive leadership 
  • securing accountability

August 19 session will focus on 

  • setting directions 
  • improving the instructional program


OPC Member or Associate Cost: $250 + HST

Non-OPC Cost: $325 + HST 




Radio Broadcast Series

Rise and Learn Principal Chats 

Date: August 16 - 20 
Host: Stephen Hurley

In partnership with Catholic Principals' Council | Ontario (CPCO) and VoicEd, we will be offering a radio broadcasting mini-series, providing easier accessibility to listeners across Ontario.  

The 60-minute radio broadcast will be live at 10 a.m. each day. Mark your calendars!

As these are live radio broadcasts, it is not necessary to register and there is no cost for participation. 

Listen Live

August 16

Meet the New Presidents

August 17

Student Voices on Student Voice

August 18

Leading Through Experience: Anti-Black Racism Practices from Afro-Carribean Heritage Leaders

August 19

Land Based Pedagogy - Bringing Indigenous Perspectives to Teaching and Learning 

August 20

Getting Ready - Setting Good Habits