Assisting over 18,000 studentsStudents


Powerful and Cost Effective

MTEL, the Management Tool for Experiential Learning, is a web-based application that helps secondary school teachers and school boards manage their cooperative education programs efficiently, saving time and energy, and providing invaluable resources and professional-looking documents.

MTEL has been designed and developed by cooperative education teachers from to draw on their experience and to ensure that students are actively involved in all essential processes for learning.

MTEL offers an additional user level that allows the student to be an active participant in his or her learning throughout the cooperative education experience.

As a web-based service, MTEL is always available and requires no special software or IT support by school boards. MTEL facilitates teacher-to-teacher and school-to-school collaboration and information sharing, while carefully controlling private and confidential information.

MTEL HelpsTeachers

  • Quickly and easily create and manage student records
  • Maintain a database of employer information
  • Ensure that their cooperative education courses will be based on curriculum expectations and implementation policy as outlined in The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 and 12: Cooperative Education, 2018
  • Log monitoring meetings and other collaborative activities
  • Facilitate the OYAP (Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program) participation and registration process
  • Generate relevant forms and/or documents such as the Work Education Agreement (WEA) form without having to re-enter information
  • Access their information from any computer with an internet connection
  • Produce relevant, modern and professional-looking forms and/or documents


MTEL HelpsBoard Leads and/or Coordinators

  • Track the progress of teachers and students
  • Ensure that teachers are following Ministry of Education guidelines as outlined in The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 and 12: Cooperative Education, 2018
  • Guide new teachers and share best practices
  • Manage the information related to their users
  • Generate a wide variety of reports, specifically designed to meet Ministry of Education (EDU) and Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development requirements (MLTSD)


MTEL is a HUGE time saver: everything is right at your fingertips and the support provided is excellent. I've got 9 years to go before I retire, and I'm hoping MTEL is a part of each and every one of those years!" Susan Van Horn, Co-op Teacher, Manitoulin Secondary School, Rainbow DSB, Sudbury
MTEL is an excellent system. It is user friendly and dramatically increases one's efficiency while working as a co-op teacher. I highly recommend the system!" Del Jones, Co-op Teacher, TR Leger Adult Learning Centre, Upper Canada DSB, Cornwall

MTEL is a powerful tool, even in a small school setting. It is a professional way to manage the many facets of cooperative education data. I continue to enjoy using the program with my students. It's professional and well organized."

Ainslie Kuryliw, Co-op and Student Support Teacher, AFNorth International School, Netherlands
As a Co-op Coordinator, I can quickly generate my Ministry, OYAP and WSIB reports with a few clicks. The tech support is great and all of my questions get answered the same day. I highly recommend MTEL! " Warren Seton, Co-op / OYAP Coordinator, St. Clair Catholic DSB, Wallaceburg

This is exactly why we are a happy client. Your office is receptive to hearing the issues and taking corrective action immediately to make the program user friendly for the front line co-op teachers."

Calvin McCabe, Co-op / OYAP Coordinator, Lambton Kent DSB, Chatham

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AFNorth International School

Durham Catholic District School Board

Durham District School Board

Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board

Lambton Kent District School Board

Limestone District School Board

Ottawa Catholic School Board

Ottawa-Carleton District School Board

Rainbow District School Board

Renfrew County District School Board

St. Clair Catholic District School Board

Sudbury Catholic District School Board

Thames Valley District School Board

Upper Canada District School Board

Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board

Conseil des écoles catholiques du Centre-Est

Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario

Conseil scolaire catholique de district des Grandes Rivières

Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario

Conseil scolaire catholique Franco-Nord

Conseil scolaire catholique Mon Avenir

Conseil scolaire catholique Providence

Conseil scolaire de district catholique de l’Est ontarien

Conseil scolaire de district catholique des Aurores Boréales

Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l’Ontario

Conseil scolaire public du Nord-Est de l’Ontario

Conseil scolaire Viamonde