Learning Opportunities
25
February

+ 2 Dates

Julie Stern Book Study - Deep Dive into Tools for Teaching Conceptual Understanding
Presented by: -
Online
FOCUS: Literacy
external link
19
March
Moving Forward With High School Redesign South Spring Meeting
Presented by: Caroline Gosling (Missal) & Various Presenters
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 10-12  |  Audience: Curriculum Directors, Principals, Teachers, Counselors, Administration
FOCUS: High School Completion, High School Redesign, Mental Health, Inclusive Education
closed
20
March
What’s New with the New Canada’s Food Guide?
Presented by: Heather Mathur, Registered Dietitian
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Wellness
Cancelled
23
March
2019 Early Childhood Education Conference - Play, Democracy and Language with Young Children: Honouring Young Children’s Instincts in Early Learning and Child Care
Presented by: Tom “Teacher Tom” Hobson & Lukacs Horvath
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Early Learning
closed
25
March
Assessment 101
Presented by: Tim Coates
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, District Leads
FOCUS: Assessment
registration open
25
March
Using ESL Benchmarks to Plan for Meaningful Instruction - Leth
Presented by: Emma Piayda & Nikki Johansen
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: English Language Learners
registration open
26
March
Digital Citizenship for Education: A Roadmap for Success - Teachers
Presented by: Dr. Mike Ribble
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-4  |  Audience: Teachers
FOCUS: Technology & Innovation
registration open
26
March

+ 1 Dates

The A-Z of Diploma Examinations - AM / Interpreting Diploma Examination Results as a Formative Tool to Enhance Teacher Instructional Practices - PM
Presented by: Tim Coates
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Teachers Grades 10-12  |  Audience: Senior high school teachers, School administrators, District instructional leaders
FOCUS: Provincial Assessment - Diploma
registration open
26
March
Aitomani'stsi'kakimoap'a - Working Together on Working Together
Presented by: Southwest Regional Collaborative Service Delivery
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience:
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit , Mental Health
registration open
27
March
Digital Citizenship for Education: A Roadmap for Success - Leaders
Presented by: Dr. Mike Ribble
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Leaders
FOCUS: Technology & Innovation
registration open
28
March
What’s New with the New Canada’s Food Guide? - Webinar
Presented by: Heather Mathur, Registered Dietitian
Online
FOCUS: Wellness
registration open
01
April
Teaching and Learning from Indigenous Insights and Understandings
Presented by: Dr. Dwayne Donald
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: School Administrators, Learning Support Leads, Teachers, Jurisdiction Leads
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit
registration open
02
April

+ 1 Dates

TacPac Training - Essential
Presented by: Susie Fuller
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators and Educational Assistants
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
registration open
04
April

+ 1 Dates

Writing For the Love of It: A Writing Workshop
Presented by: Bonnie Lebowitz
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 3-9  |  Audience: School Admin, Learning Support Leads and teachers, Literacy Support Lead Teachers
FOCUS: Literacy
Cancelled
04
April

+ 1 Dates

TacPac Training - MH
Presented by: Susie Fuller
Medicine Hat, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators and Educational Assistants
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
Cancelled
04
April
TacPac Training Advanced
Presented by: Susie Fuller
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators and Educational Assistants who have completed TacPac Essentials
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
registration open
11
April
Two Teachers and the Quest to Engage and Empower Adolescents
Presented by: Penny Kittle
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 4-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, Literacy Coaches
FOCUS: Literacy
Cancelled
16
April
Collaborative Community: Teen Mentoring in Schools Project
Presented by: Caroline Gosling (Missal) & Meghan Cox
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 6-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Guidance Counselors, Administrators, Support staff & Career Practitioners
FOCUS: Wellness
registration open
16
April
The Picture Word Inductive Model (PWIM) - Lethbridge
Presented by: Lynn Prosko
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience:
FOCUS: English Language Learners, Early Learning
registration open
17
April
The Picture Word Inductive Model (PWIM) - Brooks
Presented by: Lynn Prosko
Brooks, AB
FOCUS: English Language Learners, Early Learning
registration open
17
April
Functional Literacy, Numeracy and Life Skills Programming
Presented by: Cynthia Parr
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 5-12  |  Audience: School Admin, Learning Support Leads,Educational Assistants, Teachers, Department heads
FOCUS: Literacy, Numeracy, Wellness
registration open
24
April

+ 2 Dates

Integrating Indigenous Knowledge and Perspectives through Balanced Literacy in K–8 Alberta Classrooms
Presented by: Donna Ross & Lionel Sandner
Online
Grade Level: K-8  |  Audience:
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit
external link
30
April
Creative and Expressive Mathematics
Presented by: Suhayl Patel
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 4-8  |  Audience: Teachers, Educational Assistants
FOCUS: Mathematics, Future Curriculum, Curriculum Development
registration open
06
May
Connecting Aboriginal Games to Your Math Curriculum Delivery
Presented by: Terry Lakey
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Full
07
May
Numeracy Across Alberta – An Opportunity for Jurisdiction “Numeracy” Leaders to Discuss Best Practices
Presented by: Numeracy Leaders from School Jurisdictions
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Numeracy Leaders from School Jurisdictions
FOCUS: Numeracy
registration open
07
May
Whole School Approach to Positive Mental Health
Presented by: Cynthia Parr, Norah Fines RD & Stephanie Wierl
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, Educational Assistants, School Counselors
FOCUS: Mental Health, Wellness, Inclusive Education
registration open
08
May

+ 3 Dates

Adaptive Schools Foundation Seminar
Presented by: John Clarke
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Inclusive Education, Curriculum Development, Leadership/Instructional Leadership
registration open
10
May
LLI - Digging Deeper
Presented by: Bonnie Lebowitz
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-8  |  Audience: Teachers who have previously participated in beginner LLI training
FOCUS: Literacy
registration open
13
May
Teaching Practices that Position Students Closer to Reading Excellence - Building Adolescent Readers
Presented by: Kelly Gallagher
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grade 6-12  |  Audience: Literacy Teachers, Administrators & Jurisdiction Leads
FOCUS: Literacy
registration open
29
May
Assembling Strength: Pathways to Reconciliation Gathering
Presented by: Dr. Dustin Louie & Various Presenters
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience:
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit
registration open
06
June
Making Sense of Teaching for Conceptual Understanding and Learning Transfer, Foundation Day
Presented by: Julie Stern
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-4  |  Audience: K-4 Teachers, Superintendents, District Leads, School Administrators, Learning Leaders, Educational Assistants are encouraged to attend
FOCUS: Curriculum Development, Future Curriculum
registration open
02
July

+ 3 Dates

2019 Start Right Program for Beginning School Leaders
Presented by: Dr. Del Litke & Elizabeth Gouthro
Olds, AB
Grade Level: Administrators  |  Audience:
FOCUS: Leadership/Instructional Leadership
registration open
02
July

+ 2 Dates

2019 Leading for Learning Program for Experienced School Leaders
Presented by: Dr. Del Litke & Elizabeth Gouthro
Olds, AB
Grade Level: Administrators  |  Audience:
FOCUS: Leadership/Instructional Leadership
registration open
August 13, 2019
TO
August 16, 2019
CASSIX/ASBOA Waterton 2019 Conference
Waterton Lakes Lodge Waterton, AB
FOCUS: Conferences
19
September

+ 1 Dates

Everyone Can Create- Ignite Creativity with iPads - Fall 2019
Presented by: Suhayl Patel
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Curriculum directors, instructional technology specialists, principals, and teachers,Grades 4-12  |  Audience: Curriculum directors, instructional technology specialists, principals, and teachers
FOCUS: Literacy, Technology & Innovation
registration open
24
September
Calm Classrooms, Active Bodies, Thriving Brains
Presented by: Norah Fines RD & Stephanie Wierl
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Wellness, Inclusive Education
registration open