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Becoming QPAT’s President: A Bittersweet Moment

It is with mixed emotions that I move on to the Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers. When the opportunity presented itself, I decided to go for it. To become the president of QPAT was something I had thought about, maybe down the road, once I got some years under my belt as PTU President. But [...]

Becoming QPAT’s President: A Bittersweet Moment2019-05-06T16:54:22+00:00

Founders’ Memorial and Jack Johnson Memorial Scholarships

Based on Scholastic Merit The scholarships are awarded to the son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, nephew or niece of a member in good standing of QPAT who is graduating from secondary studies and proceeding to his or her first year of full-time post secondary studies. Ten scholarships in the amount of $250 each are granted on [...]

Founders’ Memorial and Jack Johnson Memorial Scholarships2017-05-31T13:31:18+00:00

The Namuwongo Project

Looking for Volunteers! QPAT is proud to support The Namuwongo Project. Two former QPAT member started a school in Namuwongo, a slum area in Uganda.   For more information, contact:  Howard Shapiro at oppih@bell.net or Judy Labow at judylabow@gmail.com

The Namuwongo Project2017-05-19T16:27:51+00:00

Congratulations to our contest winners !

In collaboration with Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers, The Personal drew the names of 10 lucky winners on March 25th. Each winner received a $200 gift card to Relax at the spa: Irene Naccache, Lindsay Caron, Nancy Zerabny, André Plourde, Caroline Leblanc, Tracey Blonder, Francey Kaiser, Emma-Leigh Annett, Stephanie Heins, Melanie Tully, Marc-Michel Lavoie Congratulations [...]

Congratulations to our contest winners !2017-05-05T20:04:47+00:00

Nikki De Crescenzo

I chose to become a teacher because I love helping students strive for success; however, it wasn’t until I stepped foot into a classroom as an educator when I learned that there is much more to teaching than simply “teaching” the material. As a new teacher, the first lesson that I learned is that teaching [...]

Nikki De Crescenzo2017-05-19T18:27:58+00:00

Teacher Appreciation Week

Dear Teachers and QPAT Members, As is the case each year, we take advantage of Teacher Appreciation Week to underscore the essential contribution of teachers in society. As far as I am concerned, every week of the school year should be an opportunity to recognize and value the exceptional job teachers do every day. The [...]

Teacher Appreciation Week2017-05-05T20:05:20+00:00


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School Projects: Share yours today

Do you have an amazing project that you would like to share with your peers? QPAT is proud to celebrate teachers and the endeavours of their students.  Pacifism, Equality, Ecology, Solidarity, and Democracy are issues that help build our students into conscious adults for the future.  Share your project here. Project Overseas sponsored jointly by [...]

School Projects: Share yours today2017-05-05T20:06:22+00:00