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Register Now - Women@Justice: Leaders in Law (Ottawa, high school girls)

October 18, 2016
Women@Justice: Leaders in Law is a 2-hour program on Tuesday, October 18 in which students will learn about women's careers in law and the public service.

Trailblazers: Meeting Women in Law - Register Sept 20!

September 20, 2016

The Ontario Justice Education Network (OJEN/ROEJ) is pleased to partner with the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) and Law in Action Within Schools (LAWS) to offer Trailblazers: Meeting Women in Law, a full-day educational opportunity on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. This annual event provides high school girls the opportunity to connect with female legal professionals, starting at the LEAF Persons Day Breakfast and a special Trailblazers Q&A session with the keynote speaker.

OJEN is hiring!

September 20, 2016

OJEN is hiring one Project Officer position. Please see the attached document for more information.

The Tate Herbert Memorial Fund Supports Justice Education Programs for Youth

September 19, 2016

Each October, the Herbert family in Barrie, Ontario hosts a benefit show and donates the proceeds to OJEN. Tate’s Tableaux honours the life of their son, Tate, who died of cancer in 2013 while studying Law and Society at Sir Wilfrid Laurier University.  Donations to the fund in his name support OJEN’s programs for young people who, like Tate, are discovering the importance of law in their lives and exploring how they can contribute to an equitable society.

Register Now for the Fall 2016 Charter Challenge!!!

September 14, 2016

Looking for a culminating activity for your Law 11 or 12 classes? Announcing the Fall 2016 Charter Challenge!

REGISTER NOW for the 2016 Summer Law Institute!

August 30, 2016

The OJEN Summer Law Institute gives Ontario teachers an opportunity to participate in presentations and discussion with judges and lawyers about timely legal issues that enhance classroom teaching and learning.

Early Bird Registration Fee (before July 15, 2016): $65
Registration Fee After July 15, 2016: $95

REGISTER NOW for the Law and Social Justice Education Conference for Elementary Teachers!

August 16, 2016

OJEN and the Canadian Civil Liberties Education Trust (CCLET)’s Law and Social Justice Education Conference gives elementary teachers an opportunity to participate in presentations and discussion about topics in law and social justice that enhance classroom teaching and learning.

Early Bird Registration Fee (before July 1, 2016): $35

Registration Fee After July 1, 2016: $40

Toronto Summer Law Institute 2016 Draft Agenda

July 5, 2016

REGISTER NOW for the 2016 OJEN Summer Law Institute – August 30 & 31, 2016 at Osgoode Hall (130 Queen St. West, Toronto)!

REGISTER NOW ~ Know Where We Stand: Navigating City Spaces Workshop @ North York Civic Centre

June 17, 2016
The City of Toronto's Community Crisis Response Program (CCRP) and the Ontario Justice Education Network (OJEN/ROEJ) are offering a full-day professional development workshop for frontline service providers, youth leaders and those who support youth residents.  This free workshop will explore agreements, policies,  and procedures that may affect Toronto Community Housing and various city-owned properties.

Le Réseau ontarien d’éducation juridique embauche ! Agent(e) de projet – Ottawa Opportunité d’emploi pour l’été 2016

June 16, 2016

Le Réseau ontarien d’éducation juridique (ROEJ) désire embaucher un(e) agent(e) de projet pour aider à l'élaboration de ressources et la prestation de programmes d'éducation juridique pour les jeunes en partenariat avec les organismes communautaires, les écoles et le personnel judiciaire de la région d'Ottawa.

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