Academic Dates 2015-2017

* 2016-17 Dates are pending Senate approval.

Year One: 2015-2016

Fall Term 2015
August 31 - September 4
Professional Teaching Orientation Week
September 8 - October 9
Classes; 2 Field Days per week in a Professional Development School (PDS) site
October 13 - 23
PDS Field Days Block
October 26 - November 27
Classes; 2 Field Days per week in a PDS site
November 30 - December 18
Practicum 1
Winter Term 2016
January 4 - February 5
Classes; 2 Field Days per week in a PDS site
February 8 - 26
Practicum 2
February 29 - April 8
Classes; 2 Field Days per week in a PDS site
March 14 - 18
March Break
April 11 - 29
Alternative Placement
May 2
Professional Teaching Transition Day

 
Year Two: 2016-2017 (Pending Senate Approval)

Fall Term 2016
August 29 - September 2
Professional Teaching Orientation Week
September 6 - October 17
Classes; 2 Field Days per week at Professional Development School (PDS) site
October 11 - 21
Practicum 3
October 24 - November 25
Classes; 2 Field Days per week at PDS site
November 28 - December 16
Practicum 4
Winter Term 2017
January 2 - February 3
Classes; 2 Field Days per week at PDS site
February 6 - April 21
Laurier Professional Placement
March 13 - 17 March Break
April 24 - April 28
Professional Teaching Transition Week