The Eastern Ontario Staff Development Network is a consortium of Eastern Ontario District School Boards and the Faculty of Education at Queen’s University. The Network facilitates professional learning and collegial sharing for the purpose of improving student achievement. EOSDN provides the Supervisory Officer’s Qualification Program in Ontario - engaging and connecting educators to current research and policy. The Network encourages and makes possible the development and collaborative sharing of resources for all of its members. Our members believe that continuous professional learning is necessary to the success of all students. The professional learning opportunities provided by EOSDN serve to foster the concept that a learning network encourages enduring professional discourse and peer support.

EOSDN Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2024 Recipient of the Eleanor Newman Award for Outstanding Service is Dr. Pino Buffone, Director of Education and Secretary of the Board, OCDSB