CALL History


We are an organization of college educators seeking to promote the teaching of literacy and language skills across the curricula of Ontario's community colleges.


Since 1973, CALL has sponsored annual conferences to provide professional development and support for community college English/communication teachers of Ontario. CALL was incorporated in 1992 as a registered non-profit organization.


The CALL Mandate


To advance literacy, language and general education of the public through the community college system in the province of Ontario.


To promote standards in the teaching profession for furthering literacy and language skills of students by providing regular professional education opportunities for community college professors.


To provide means for effective interaction among communication and general education instructors, including conferences and meetings across the province.


To promote writing and language studies in the curricula of the community college.

CALL Executive


Jordan Berard

Algonquin College

Vice President

Andre Cormier

Fanshawe College


Erica Kelly

Lambton College


Sarah Sinclair

Sheridan College

Regional Representatives

Region 1

St. Clair, Lambton, Fanshawe

Heather Greene

Region 2

Conestoga, Mohawk, Niagara


Region 3

Georgian, Fleming, Durham

Suzanne Hooke

Region 4

Algonquin, Loyalist, St. Lawrence

William Hennessy

Region 5

Humber, Sheridan

Sarah Sinclair

Region 6

George Brown, Seneca, Centennial

Derrick Hempel

Region 7

Sault, Northern, Cambrian, Canadore, Confederation


Region 8

La Cité, Boreal


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About CALL

The College Association for Language and Literacy