MTS Substitute Seminar

Professional Learning Opportunity

Start the school year off with professional development specifically tailored to you. The Manitoba Teachers’ Society invites you to participate in these virtual workshops for MTS members who are substitute teachers in Winnipeg and surrounding areas.

Date: Tuesday, September 3, 2024
Time: 9:00pm – 3:30pm
Location: McMaster House Auditorium

There is a nominal fee of $10 for registration which includes breakfast, lunch and participant materials. The session is open to all substitute teachers employed by a public school division in Manitoba.

Register for the MTS Substitute Seminar

The Seminar Program will be tailored to participants feedback during registration and finalized at the end of August. Be sure to indicate your needs during registration.

Possible topics:

  1. Mental health and wellness
  2. Equity and inclusion
  3. Student engagement and classroom management
  4. Workplace health and safety
  5. Other – please specify

Should you have any questions please contact Sherry Jones at 204-831-3069 or email

Frequently Asked Questions about the Substitute Seminar

Is this workshop going to be presented as both virtual and in person?

The workshop on September 3rd is an in-person event. We will also be offering a virtual workshop for substitute teachers on Tuesday, October 29, 2024 and Thursday, November 7, 2024 (both days from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.). Stay tuned for registration for the virtual workshop in fall 2024.

When you click on the link to register, I am asked for my member number. What if I do not have or know my member number?

If you are an active substitute teacher and do not know your member number, please contact Sherry Jones @ for assistance with registration.

When is the registration deadline?

Registration for the in-person event will close on Thursday, August 29th at 12:00 p.m. A reminder email will be sent to registered participants following this deadline to remind them of the session.