Portage Teachers' Association

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About Us

The Portage Teachers' Association (PTA) is part of the Manitoba's Teachers' Society which represents 13,400 teachers in Manitoba. We have approximately 230 members who teach in 7 Elementary schools, 1 Senior High School, and 10 Hutterian Colony Schools. The Association, consisting of executives and school representatives, meets monthly at various schools. All members are welcome to participate in meetings and other activities.

Important Dates

Executive and Council Meetings


Professional Development Dates

PLPSD Professional Learning Dates Summary


Oct. 25 MTS PD Day

Nov. 4 K-8 PD/9-12 Admin Day ® P.D. Structure: Half day in school/Half day division grade-groups (focus on curriculum and formative assessments)

Dec. 2 9-12 PD/K-8 Admin Day

Feb. 21 Division PD with Paul Farmer (follow up to 2018)

June 29 - Division PD at PCI –Garfield Gini-Newman

®Topic: Inquiry Learning

June 30- School PD

®Potential for follow up from the break out session presenters at selected schools

Professional Development Committee Meeting Dates

(on the first Tuesday of each month located at La Verendrye School library)
  • September 3, 2019
  • October 1, 2019
  • November 5, 2019
  • December 2018 - email memo
  • January 7, 2020
  • February 4, 2020
  • March 3, 2020
  • April 3, 2020
  • May 5, 2020
  • June 2, 2020