of Ontario’s four school board/trustee associations, OESC has developed a series of
resources to support school board trustee candidates and communities in the
Municipal and School Board Elections being held on October 22, 2018. This
initiative is being undertaken with support from the Ministry of Education.
Available resources include:
School Board Elections Website
The hub for
school board election information and trustee candidate information (elections.ontarioschooltrustees.org) has been revitalized for 2018. The site features profiles of trustee candidates
running in all four school systems across the province and will showcase
results after the election.
is a guide for trustees, school boards and communities to encourage the
organization of All Candidates Meetings in advance of the October 2018 School Board Elections. The guide provides a clear
framework for organizing a successful event.
created a series of posters and newspaper ads to
encourage greater interest in the upcoming elections and to promote the
role of trustee. The resources have three themes: 1) to encourage individuals
to run for trustee office; 2) to promote All Candidates Meetings and 3) to
promote the importance of voting in Municipal and School Board Elections.
provides a user friendly overview of Ontario’s education system, school boards
and the role of trustees. Its purpose is to provide the public with information
relevant to the October 2018 Municipal and School Board Elections and to
encourage candidates to run for trustee.
All resources are available on OESC’s School
Board Election Website.