Category Archives: Professional Learning Opportunities

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Teacher Mentorship: A Provincial Conversation

Teacher Mentorship BC, the BC Teachers’ Federation, the New Teacher Mentoring Project, and the UBC Teacher Education Office are proud to sponsor a provincial conference on mentoring featuring Lois Zachary. Registration is now open. Date:  April 10–11, 2014 Location:   Radisson Hotel … Continue reading

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Teaching in the Early Years

Are the following questions of interest to you? Can the sources of attrition within the first five years of teaching be determined?  Why do teachers leave and where do they go? To what extent are mentorship programs and other induction practices … Continue reading

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Teacher Mentorship: A Provincial Conversation

Save the Date! On April 10-11, 2014 join fellow BC Educators  working to support new teachers. April 10th   Provincial Panel and Forum (5pm – 8pm) April 11th    Full day Workshop with Lois Zachary (9am – 3pm) Conference Venue and … Continue reading

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Mentoring Conversations Seminar (UBC) May 17th

UBC Faculty of Education Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy 2011-2012 Seminar Series Juan-José Mena Marcos (University of Salamanca) Student teachers’ practical knowledge: how to approach the study of mentoring conversations May 17th 2012 12:30-2:00 p.m. Scarfe Education Building Room 310 … Continue reading

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Perseverance: Leadership in Turbulent Times

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 – 7:00-8:30 PM The Dalai Lama Centre EVENING PROGRAM: October 19, 2011 7-8:30 PM TUITION: $35 general / $25 students/seniors Perseverance is the capacity to keep going even long after the passion for our work has dissipated. … Continue reading

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Supporting Struggling Students: Practical Strategies for Literacy and Math

PITA (Provincial Intermediate Teachers’ Association) presents: Supporting Struggling Students: Practical Strategies for Literacy and Math Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa Friday, May 6th 2011 9am – 3pm Learn sensible strategies designed to help those who struggle with literacy and math. Reduce reteaching … Continue reading

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Moving in Action: Facilitating System Change

Learning Forward British Columbia presents: Bruce Wellman — Leadership Seminar When: Wednesday, April 20 2011: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Where: Hollyburn Country Club, 950 Cross Creek Road, West Vancouver, BC Participants will: Examine connections between current practice and future realities Understand … Continue reading

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