Sign Your Contract

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Teachers had to sign contracts.  This Picton Public School Board contract outlines the rights and responsibilities of the teacher.  Have a look!


Teacher Certification and Examination

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This local document –  from 1865 – gives the names of individuals who passed the teacher examination process and provides information regarding the duration of each certificate’s validity.

Teachers Signed to Certify Their Moral Character



Putting Names to Faces

Putting Names to Faces

This photo was published in a local newspaper in 1981. The local genealogical society and QEMA are wondering if you know any of the people in the photograph.