A new Online Encyclopedia RFQ has been posted!

Go to https://ontariotenders.bravosolution.com Select English Select “Current Opportunities” Click in the  “Enter Filter…” field and select – Project Info and hit “Go” Under Project Info, choose “Contains” and enter “Online Encyclopedia” Click “Search” You can see an overview of the call, including the deadlines. To get the full call, and to participate, you need to click on the “Login or Register …

Sketch up Pro 2017 – Update

We have just posted the account information for Sketchup Pro 2017 – expiration November 20, 2019 To contact your Operational Contact, please find them here: https://www.osapac.ca/ opcontacts-representatives/ Also: As the 2017 version is for 64-bit computers, there are also codes for Sketchup Pro 2016 included – expiration November 20, 2018 In case schools need to continue to use the 2015 version, …

The Career and Guidance RFQ has just been posted!

Go to https://ontariotenders.bravosolution.com Select English Select “Current Opportunities” Click on “Select a Filter” Select – Project Info and hit “Go” Under Project Info, choose “Contains” and enter “Career and Guidance” Click “Search” You can see an overview of the call, including the deadlines. To get the full call, and to participate, you need to click on the “Login or Register to …

RFQ For Online Reading and Writing Support Tool for Grades K – 12

Here are the instructions on how to find the RFQ information: Go to https://ontariotenders. bravosolution.com Select English Select “Current Opportunities” Click on “Select a Filter” Select – Project Info and hit “Go” Under Project Info, choose “Contains” and enter “Reading” Click “Search” You can see an overview of the call, including the deadlines. To get the full call, and to participate, …

Bitstrips – Important update

As a government, the Ministry of Education is committed to providing access to high quality resources that support learning and teaching in Ontario schools. Bitstrips for Schools has been one of the Ministry’s more popular acquisitions with great uptake but unfortunately the vendor has decided to discontinue this product. The Ministry is working with the vendor to mitigate the premature end of services.

New RFI for Online Interactive Mathematics Web Service K-6

New RFI for Online Interactive Mathematics Web Service K-6 just posted on https://ontariotenders. bravosolution.com Here are the instructions on how to find the RFI information: Go to https://ontariotenders. bravosolution.com Select English Select “Current Opportunities” Click on “Select a Filter” Select – Project Info Under Project Info, choose “Contains” and enter “Mathematics” Click “Search” You can see an overview of the call, …

NFB – End of contract

As a result of a recent procurement call for streaming video products, OSAPAC has recommended that the Ministry not renew the contract with NFB. Please see the letter from NFB regarding this. The NFB has generously extended access to Ontario Educators to existing Campus accounts until June 30, 2016. Letter to School Boards NFB

Naxos Music Library renewed!

Naxos Music Library was the successful product in the procurement for an Online Audio Streaming product. The new contract is for up to five years. Ontario users should see no interruption on their current service during the transition to the new contract. An integration between Naxos Music Library (NML) and the VLE allows for direct access to NML, Please ask your board’s District e-Learning Contact …

School leader Learning Series

This resource is provided by OSAPAC to support administrators who are engaged in dialogue with students, staff and the community about what it means to learn in a digital age, and to respond to emerging questions about learning and teaching for the 21st century.   Check out the new “School Leader Learning Series” resource!

OSSEMOOC!

How can leaders keep up with change so that they have the capacity and confidence to make great decisions around the use of technology-enabled learning in their schools and boards? OSSEMOOC (Ontario School and System Leader Educational Technology Massive Open Online Community) is a free community-building learning opportunity for Ontario Education Leaders provided by OSAPAC (Ontario Software Acquisition Program Advisory …