Archive for January, 2016

Is Seneca College Violating Ministry Standards?

Is Seneca College Violating Ministry Standards?

| 25/01/2016

Seneca students potentially short-changed by over 25% of instructional hours The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities publishes system-wide program standards for all types of programs at Ontario post-secondary education institutions, indicating amongst other things their required vocational standards, essential employability skills, and general education requirements. The distinctions between standards for various levels of academic […]

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General Membership Meeting

| 13/01/2016

Location: Courtyard/TownePlace Suites Toronto Northeast/Markham (formerly the Holiday Inn), Woodbine Ave, just north of Steeles. 7095 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON L3R 1A3 Directions: http://tinyurl.com/kogyxpg Refreshments at 5:30, meeting begins at 6:00 p.m. AGENDA 1.  2016 Budget Approval 2.  Contract Faculty Update and Mobilization discussion 3.  College Standards Free parking, childcare and eldercare reimbursement, refreshments.

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Check that SWF!

| 10/01/2016

New terms are often full of surprises — moreso now that we have i3 and some strange college policies to contend with. Faculty are already reporting unusually large class sizes, and uncertainty about how many students they’ll have come first day of classes on Tuesday, January 12. If you have significantly more students than was […]

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