BCTF PD Calendar

The BCTF provides this professional development calendar as a service to members. The placement of a non-BCTF event on this calendar should not be viewed as any kind of endorsement of the event. The BCTF does not accept any liability for errors or omissions in any of the information provided. Individuals planning to attend a conference should always contact the sponsoring organization to confirm the dates and other details of registration.

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October 2018
October 23 3:00  4:00 PM Online Webinar (once you RSVP, you will be provided a url link and login details to connect to the webinar information session). SFU Supporting Relationships, Mutual-Regulation and Restorative Communities in Education, West Vancouver (GDE) WEBINAR Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District #45 (West Vancouver) for teachers who are interested in nurturing relationships, fostering mutual-regulation and creating restorative communities in education while engaging in sustained reflective inquiry. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/rrr.html Webinar RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp-webinar.html
October 24 3:30  5:00 PM, 5th floor of the Education Services Centre, Mountain View room, 2121 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, BC. SFU Inclusive Education, North Vancouver (GDE) Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District 44, North Vancouver for elementary and secondary teachers who are interested in exploring the philosophies, pedagogies, and practices of inclusion in relation to local and global educational contexts. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/inclusive2/ Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp.html
October 24 3:30  4:30 PM, Inglewood Learning Centre, Student Support Services room, 1735 Inglewood Ave. West Vancouver, BC. SFU Supporting Relationships, Mutual-Regulation and Restorative Communities in Education, West Vancouver (GDE) Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District #45 (West Vancouver) for teachers who are interested in nurturing relationships, fostering mutual-regulation and creating restorative communities in education while engaging in sustained reflective inquiry. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/rrr.html Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp.html
October 25 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (PST), online webinar. SFU Langues, cultures et littératies PhD (en français) Séance d'information
Ce programme vous permettra dexplorer les fondements théoriques et empiriques des études en contexte de contact et daltérité des langues et des cultures. Par létude approfondie de thèmes contemporains tels que les littératies autochtones, nouvelles et numériques, la multimodalité, les plurilinguismes, la mondialisation et linternationalisation de léducation, vous développerez un regard critique sur le rôle de la littératie et de lenseignement des langues comme vecteurs de changement social. " Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) " Début des admissions : 15 septembr " Fin des admissions : 31 janvie Programme : https://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/doctoral/lcl-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr2-rsvp.html
October 25 3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST), Online Webinar. SFU Séance d'information : Curriculum & Instruction, L'éducation en français en contextes de diversité MEd (en ligne)
Le programme de maîtrise en éducation, offert en français, est axé sur la thématique de la diversité et de linclusion dans les contextes déducation en situations minoritaires. Il propose dexaminer la recherche académique et professionnelle dans le domaine afin de favoriser la compréhension des situations de diversités, de développer les compétences interculturelles des étudiants et étudiantes et de suggérer des pistes dintervention adaptées. Il sagit dun programme de type cohorte dune durée de deux ans développé autour dune communauté dapprentissage favorisant les échanges entre étudiants et professeurs. Cette maîtrise sadresse aux éducateurs et éducatrices, intervenants et intervenantes communautaires, enseignants et enseignantes, administrateurs et administratrices scolaires qui désirent adapter leur pratique à une clientèle diverse, multiculturelle et plurilingue. Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) Lieu : en ligne Début des admissions: 15 septembre 2018 Fin des admissions : 15 mars 2019 Programme : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/masters/fr-enligne-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr-rsvp.html
October 26 Victoria, BC. Borderline Personality Disorder - Understanding and Supporting
This workshop's purpose is to increase the understanding of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) from the perspective of all those impacted, including caregivers, family members and those diagnosed.For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/borderline-personality-disorder-victoria10-26/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
October 29 - 30 Victoria, BC. Self-Injury Behaviour in Youth - Issues and Strategies
This workshop will help participants understand the experience and motivations of adolescents who intentionally injure themselves, and provide practical strategies for working with youth. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/self-injury-behaviour-in-youth-victoria10-29/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
October 30 Kamloops, BC. Dealing with Difficult People
Participants in this workshop will learn how to positively engage others in discussions about behavioural patterns such as passive aggressiveness and chronic resistance. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/dealing-with-difficult-people-kamloops10-30/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
October 30 3:30  5:00 PM, Sutherland Secondary School in the Library, 1860 Sutherland Ave, North Vancouver, BC . SFU Supporting Relationships, Mutual-Regulation and Restorative Communities in Education, West Vancouver (GDE) Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District #45 (West Vancouver) for teachers who are interested in nurturing relationships, fostering mutual-regulation and creating restorative communities in education while engaging in sustained reflective inquiry. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/rrr.html Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp.html
October 30 3:30  5:00 PM Sutherland Secondary School in the Library, 1860 Sutherland Ave, North Vancouver, BC. SFU Inclusive Education, North Vancouver (GDE) Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District 44, North Vancouver for elementary and secondary teachers who are interested in exploring the philosophies, pedagogies, and practices of inclusion in relation to local and global educational contexts. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/inclusive2/ Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp.html
October 31 Vancouver, BC. Dealing with Difficult People
Participants in this workshop will learn how to positively engage others in discussions about behavioural patterns such as passive aggressiveness and chronic resistance. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/dealing-with-difficult-people-vancouver10-31/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
November 2018
November 1 - 2 Vancouver, BC. Self-Injury Behaviour in Youth- Issues and Strategies
This workshop will help participants understand the experience and motivations of adolescents who intentionally injure themselves, and provide practical strategies for working with youth. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/self-injury-behaviour-in-youth-vancouver11-1/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
November 2 Victoria, BC. Dealing with Difficult People
Participants in this workshop will learn how to positively engage others in discussions about behavioural patterns such as passive aggressiveness and chronic resistance. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/dealing-with-difficult-people-victoria11-2/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
November 5 Victoria, BC. Workplace Sexual Harassment - Why It Happens and How to Stop It
This workshop presents a proactive approach for individuals and organizations seeking to understand and prevent sexual harassment in the workplace. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/sexual-harassment-victoria11-5/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
November 5 3:30  5:00 PM, 5th floor of the Education Services Centre, Ocean View room, 2121 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, BC. SFU Inclusive Education, North Vancouver (GDE) Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District 44, North Vancouver for elementary and secondary teachers who are interested in exploring the philosophies, pedagogies, and practices of inclusion in relation to local and global educational contexts. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/inclusive2.html Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp.html
November 6 Vancouver, BC. Workplace Sexual Harassment - Why It Happens and How to Stop It
This workshop presents a proactive approach for individuals and organizations seeking to understand and prevent sexual harassment in the workplace. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/sexual-harassment-vancouver/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
November 7 3:30  4:30 PM, Brackendale Elementary School, Conference Room, 42000 Government Road, Squamish, BC. SFU Supporting Relationships, Mutual-Regulation and Restorative Communities in Education, West Vancouver (GDE) Information Session
This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies has been developed in partnership with School District #45 (West Vancouver) for teachers who are interested in nurturing relationships, fostering mutual-regulation and creating restorative communities in education while engaging in sustained reflective inquiry. Start: Spring 2019 (January) Apply: Now Apply by: November 23, 2018 Location: North Vancouver, BC Length: 2 years (6 terms) More about this program: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/rrr.html Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/gde-rsvp.html
November 8 3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST), Online Webinar. SFU Séance d'information : Curriculum & Instruction, L'éducation en français en contextes de diversité MEd (en ligne)
Le programme de maîtrise en éducation, offert en français, est axé sur la thématique de la diversité et de linclusion dans les contextes déducation en situations minoritaires. Il propose dexaminer la recherche académique et professionnelle dans le domaine afin de favoriser la compréhension des situations de diversités, de développer les compétences interculturelles des étudiants et étudiantes et de suggérer des pistes dintervention adaptées. Il sagit dun programme de type cohorte dune durée de deux ans développé autour dune communauté dapprentissage favorisant les échanges entre étudiants et professeurs. Cette maîtrise sadresse aux éducateurs et éducatrices, intervenants et intervenantes communautaires, enseignants et enseignantes, administrateurs et administratrices scolaires qui désirent adapter leur pratique à une clientèle diverse, multiculturelle et plurilingue. Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) Lieu : en ligne Début des admissions: 15 septembre 2018 Fin des admissions : 15 mars 2019 Programme : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/masters/fr-enligne-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr-rsvp.html
November 8 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (PST), online webinar. SFU Langues, cultures et littératies PhD (en français) Séance d'information
Ce programme vous permettra dexplorer les fondements théoriques et empiriques des études en contexte de contact et daltérité des langues et des cultures. Par létude approfondie de thèmes contemporains tels que les littératies autochtones, nouvelles et numériques, la multimodalité, les plurilinguismes, la mondialisation et linternationalisation de léducation, vous développerez un regard critique sur le rôle de la littératie et de lenseignement des langues comme vecteurs de changement social. " Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) " Début des admissions : 15 septembr " Fin des admissions : 31 janvie Programme : https://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/doctoral/lcl-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr2-rsvp.html
November 9 Vancouver, BC. Hands-on Science and the Curricular Competencies for K-7 classrooms
Join ingridscience, a Vancouver-based hands-on science education resource, to try out low-cost teacher-tested activities that fuel curiosity and inquiry. If you are looking to build your science activity collection, or are starting to bring hands-on science into your classroom, the workshop brings new ideas in an environment of discussion and sharing. Documentation for each activity includes Science Curricular Competencies and Content connections, materials lists and links to the ingridscience database. Instructor: Ingrid Sulston, PhD and Vancouver School Board Scientist in Residence. Register at www.ingridscience.ca
November 9 Vancouver, BC. Curriculum Implementation: Moving Meditation Training for Teachers
Join Grow Your Roots Training as we provide an understanding and basic skill set of our Grow Your Roots in-Class Student Programming on Moving Meditation. We discuss key topics surrounding Social Emotional Learning and provide an integrative practice to implement in the classroom to support Emotional Intelligence in both the Teacher and Student. Along with giveaways, attendees gain e-mail access to the Founders for one week post workshop for questions. Instructor: Cally Bailey, BBA, CHC, MBSR & Alex Miller, CPT Email to Register: hello@growyourroots.ca
November 13 5:00-6:00 p.m. (PST), Room 7000 (7th floor), SFU Vancouver Campus, Harbour Centre Building, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver. SFU Master of Education (MEd) Information Session
Two-year, non-thesis MEd cohort programs are designed for teachers, educators, and professionals both in and outside the field of education and offer specialized study themes focused on curriculum and Instruction or educational leadership. Not sure which MEd program is right for you? SFU Graduate Studies in Education is hosting a combined Master of Education Information Session where you can learn about all the upcoming MEd programs. " Curriculum & Instruction: Contemplative Inquiry and Approaches in Education MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Contexts of Diversity in French (Online) MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Eco Education MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Imaginative Teaching and Learning in the BC Curriculum MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Post-Secondary (VCC) MEd " Ed Leadership: Imaginative K-12 Leadership MEd " Ed Leadership: Post-Secondary and Student Affairs MEd Programs Start: Summer 2019 (May), Fall 2019 (September), Spring 2020 (January) Visit SFU Graduate Studies in Education website for program information and application deadlines: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/masters.html Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/cgp-rsvp.html
November 14 Vancouver, BC. De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations
Participants of this workshop will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of tools and strategies. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/de-escalating-potentially-violent-situations-vancouver11-24/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
November 14 Kelowna, BC. De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations
Participants of this workshop will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of tools and strategies. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/de-escalating-potentially-violent-situations-kelowna11-14/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
November 15 Victoria, BC. De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations
Participants of this workshop will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of tools and strategies. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/de-escalating-potentially-violent-situations-victoria11-15/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
November 15 Vancouver, BC. Critical Incident Group Debriefing
This workshop will review how to facilitate a group debriefing, and how to discern when group debriefing is not appropriate for a group. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/critical-incident-group-debriefing-vancouver11-15/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
November 20 6:00-7:00 p.m. (PST), Room 5240, Galleria 5, SFU Surrey Campus, 250-13450 102 Avenue, Surrey. SFU Master of Education (MEd) Information Session
Two-year, non-thesis MEd cohort programs are designed for teachers, educators, and professionals both in and outside the field of education and offer specialized study themes focused on curriculum and Instruction or educational leadership. Not sure which MEd program is right for you? SFU Graduate Studies in Education is hosting a combined Master of Education Information Session where you can learn about all the upcoming MEd programs. " Curriculum & Instruction: Contemplative Inquiry and Approaches in Education MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Contexts of Diversity in French (Online) MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Eco Education MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Imaginative Teaching and Learning in the BC Curriculum MEd " Curriculum & Instruction: Post-Secondary (VCC) MEd " Ed Leadership: Imaginative K-12 Leadership MEd " Ed Leadership: Post-Secondary and Student Affairs MEd Programs Start: Summer 2019 (May), Fall 2019 (September), Spring 2020 (January) Visit SFU Graduate Studies in Education website for program information and application deadlines: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/masters.html Information Session RSVP: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/cgp-rsvp.html
November 22 3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST), Online Webinar. SFU Séance d'information : Curriculum & Instruction, L'éducation en français en contextes de diversité MEd (en ligne)
Le programme de maîtrise en éducation, offert en français, est axé sur la thématique de la diversité et de linclusion dans les contextes déducation en situations minoritaires. Il propose dexaminer la recherche académique et professionnelle dans le domaine afin de favoriser la compréhension des situations de diversités, de développer les compétences interculturelles des étudiants et étudiantes et de suggérer des pistes dintervention adaptées. Il sagit dun programme de type cohorte dune durée de deux ans développé autour dune communauté dapprentissage favorisant les échanges entre étudiants et professeurs. Cette maîtrise sadresse aux éducateurs et éducatrices, intervenants et intervenantes communautaires, enseignants et enseignantes, administrateurs et administratrices scolaires qui désirent adapter leur pratique à une clientèle diverse, multiculturelle et plurilingue. Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) Lieu : en ligne Début des admissions: 15 septembre 2018 Fin des admissions : 15 mars 2019 Programme : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/masters/fr-enligne-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr-rsvp.html
November 22 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (PST), online webinar. SFU Langues, cultures et littératies PhD (en français) Séance d'information
Ce programme vous permettra dexplorer les fondements théoriques et empiriques des études en contexte de contact et daltérité des langues et des cultures. Par létude approfondie de thèmes contemporains tels que les littératies autochtones, nouvelles et numériques, la multimodalité, les plurilinguismes, la mondialisation et linternationalisation de léducation, vous développerez un regard critique sur le rôle de la littératie et de lenseignement des langues comme vecteurs de changement social. " Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) " Début des admissions : 15 septembr " Fin des admissions : 31 janvie " Programme : https://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/doctoral/lcl-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr2-rsvp.html
November 24 - 25 Burnaby, BC. Exploring Humanitarian Law Free 2-Day Educator Training
Learn to implement practical activities dealing with global conflict such as refugees, child soldiers, gender-based violence and attacks on civilians, hospitals and schools using an easy-to-use, adaptable toolkit aimed at students 13 to 18 years of age. This training will be of interest to teachers of: Social Studies, Asian Studies, 20th Century History, Social Justice, Genocide Studies, and Law. Includes instruction from the National Senior Legal Advisor of the Canadian Red Cross, a representative of the Office of the Judge Advocate General of the Canadian Armed Forces, and teachers currently using the EHL curriculum in their classrooms. Participants will receive an EHL toolkit, a Canada & Conflict toolkit, curriculum maps and a certificate upon completion. To learn more: http://www.redcross.ca/how-we-help/international-humanitarian-law/tools-for-teachers Register: http://www.redcross.ca/how-we-help/international-humanitarian-law/conferences--trainings-and-events/nov-24th-to-nov-25th-2018-ed For more information contact: joanne.abshire@redcross.ca
November 29 - 30 Vancouver, BC. Gender and Sexual Diversity in Youth
This workshop will help caregivers learn how best to respond to and support LGBTQ youth. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/gender-and-sexual-diversity-in-youth-vancouver11-29/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 2018
December 4 Vancouver, BC. Addictions and Mental Illness - Working with Co-Occurring Disorders
This workshop explores the impact of both addiction and mental illness and how to integrate strategies in a way that supports health and change. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/addictions-and-mental-illness-vancouver12-4/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 5 Vancouver, BC. Harm Reduction - A Framework for Change, Choice and Control
This workshop explores the principles of harm reduction, how it works, and for whom it may apply. Participants will learn practical strategies for working with individuals, families, and communities within a harm reduction framework.For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/harm-reduction-vancouver12-5/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 6 Victoria, BC. Assertive Communication
This workshop teaches participants how to express ideas, make requests, and say no in clear and direct ways. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/assertive-communication-victoria12-6/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
December 6 Victoria, BC. Addictions and Mental Illness - Working with Co-Occurring Disorders
This workshop explores the impact of both addiction and mental illness and how to integrate strategies in a way that supports health and change. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/addictions-and-mental-illness-victoria12-5/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 7 Victoria, BC. Harm Reduction - A Framework for Change, Choice and Control
This workshop explores the principles of harm reduction, how it works, and for whom it may apply. Participants will learn practical strategies for working with individuals, families, and communities within a harm reduction framework.For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/harm-reduction-victoria12-7/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 7 Vancouver, BC. Assertive Communication
This workshop teaches participants how to express ideas, make requests, and say no in clear and direct ways. For more information, please visit: https://ca.achievecentre.com/workshops/assertive-communication-vancouver12-7/ Email: info@achievecentre.com Toll Free: 877-270-9776
December 11 Victoria, BC. Vicarious Trauma - Strategies for Resilience
This workshop will provide participants with the opportunity to examine their own experience and become aware of the signs of both vicarious trauma and vicarious growth. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/vicarious-trauma-victoria12-11/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 13 Vancouver, BC. Vicarious Trauma - Strategies for Resilience
This workshop will provide participants with the opportunity to examine their own experience and become aware of the signs of both vicarious trauma and vicarious growth. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/vicarious-trauma-vancouver12-13/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
December 13 3:30-4:30 p.m. (PST), Online Webinar. SFU Séance d'information : Curriculum & Instruction, L'éducation en français en contextes de diversité MEd (en ligne)
Le programme de maîtrise en éducation, offert en français, est axé sur la thématique de la diversité et de linclusion dans les contextes déducation en situations minoritaires. Il propose dexaminer la recherche académique et professionnelle dans le domaine afin de favoriser la compréhension des situations de diversités, de développer les compétences interculturelles des étudiants et étudiantes et de suggérer des pistes dintervention adaptées. Il sagit dun programme de type cohorte dune durée de deux ans développé autour dune communauté dapprentissage favorisant les échanges entre étudiants et professeurs. Cette maîtrise sadresse aux éducateurs et éducatrices, intervenants et intervenantes communautaires, enseignants et enseignantes, administrateurs et administratrices scolaires qui désirent adapter leur pratique à une clientèle diverse, multiculturelle et plurilingue. Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) Lieu : en ligne Début des admissions: 15 septembre 2018 Fin des admissions : 15 mars 2019 Programme : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/masters/fr-enligne-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr-rsvp.html
December 13 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (PST), online webinar. SFU Langues, cultures et littératies PhD (en français) Séance d'information
Ce programme vous permettra dexplorer les fondements théoriques et empiriques des études en contexte de contact et daltérité des langues et des cultures. Par létude approfondie de thèmes contemporains tels que les littératies autochtones, nouvelles et numériques, la multimodalité, les plurilinguismes, la mondialisation et linternationalisation de léducation, vous développerez un regard critique sur le rôle de la littératie et de lenseignement des langues comme vecteurs de changement social. " Début : Automne 2019 (sept.) " Début des admissions : 15 septembr " Fin des admissions : 31 janvie " Programme : https://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/doctoral/lcl-fr.html Séance d'information RSVP : http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/explore/information-sessions/fr2-rsvp.html
December 14 Kelowna, BC. Vicarious Trauma - Strategies for Resilience
This workshop will provide participants with the opportunity to examine their own experience and become aware of the signs of both vicarious trauma and vicarious growth. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/vicarious-trauma-kelowna12-14/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
January 2019
January 25 Vancouver, BC. Social Emotional Learning for Teachers
Join Grow Your Roots Training as we educate and empower Teachers to build mind-body awareness and provide valuable tools to deal with common behavioural issues in the classroom, as well as strategies to reduce stress and fatigue in Teachers. Along with giveaways, attendees gain e-mail access to the Founders for one week post workshop for questions. Instructor: Cally Bailey, BBA, CHC, MBSR & Alex Miller, CPT Email to Register: hello@growyourroots.ca
February 2019
February 14 - 15 Vancouver, BC. BCAEA Challenge and Change 2019
The BC Alternate Education Association's 32nd annual Challenge and Change Conference features speakers on a wide variety of topics of interest to teachers, administrators, youth care workers, and others engaged with at-risk youth in an alternate education setting. Visit our website bcaea.com for further details.
February 15 Vancouver, BC. Social Emotional Learning for Teachers
Join Grow Your Roots Training as we educate and empower Teachers to build mind-body awareness and provide valuable tools to deal with common behavioural issues in the classroom, as well as strategies to reduce stress and fatigue in Teachers. Along with giveaways, attendees gain e-mail access to the Founders for one week post workshop for questions. Instructor: Cally Bailey, BBA, CHC, MBSR & Alex Miller, CPT Email to Register: hello@growyourroots.ca
February 21 - 22 Richmond, BC. Crosscurrents 2019
Teachers of Inclusive Education of BC are holding Crosscurrents 2019 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport hotel. Keynote speaker Dr. Ross Greene will speak on the Collaborative and Proactive Solutions model. Dr. Greene will describe the key themes of the CPS model, the dramatic shifts that are involved in transforming discipline in schools (and everywhere else), and some of the ingredients involved in doing so. We have several other speakers on inclusive education relevant for K-12 teachers, administrators, and others working with children and youth in schools. For more information vist our website at tiebc.com.
February 22 Vancouver, BC. School Garden Ecology Workshop
This workshop is designed for teachers who are enthusiastic about cultivating a healthy and ecologically-friendly learning garden. Explore how to grow a school garden in concert with nature. Learn how to attract insects and birds to help pollinate crops and eat pesky pests. Discover why you should rotate a diversity of plants that are well suited to the west coast and the school year. Investigate how to inexpensively build healthy soil. See how a school food garden can be a living demonstration of animal and plant life cycles, sustainable practices, and the value of diversity and relationships. Instruction will include hands-on activities, group work, and exploration of the Garden. This workshop is appropriate for K-12 teachers. Register here: https://www.amilia.com/store/en/vanduseneducation/shop/activities/1851045
March 2019
March 27 Kelowna, BC. Dr Stuart Shanker's "Stress Management vs Breaking a Stress Cycle"
Dr Shanker's session include explorations and practical applications of: 1) The impact of an excessive stress load on a child's energy, mood, behaviour and learning 2) The Triune Brain: Limbic versus learning states and the limbic brake 3) The five domains of Self-Reg: biological, emotion, cognitive, social and pro-social 4) The difference between self-regulations and self-control, and the difference between stress behaviour and mis-behaviour. Online registration 4children.ca contact@4children.ca 604-414-8888
April 2019
April 7 - 9 Burnaby, BC. 2019 Digital Learning Symposium
Join us for the annual Digital Learning Symposium brought to you by the BC Partners in Online Learning, BlendEd BC, EDL, and the Canadian eLearning Network. The focus of the symposium is innovative learning models reflecting new curriculum in online learning environments. Pre-registration for groups/members available. Reserve at last years $325 before July 15! http://canelearn.net/symposium19
April 16 - 18 Vancouver, BC. Restorative Justice Facilitator Training
This is a highly interactive workshop where participants will practice and gain confidence in facilitating a model of dialogue that is participant driven, culturally sensitive and empowering for all involved. For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/restorative-justice-facilitator-training-vancouver4-16/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
April 29 Vancouver, BC. Social Emotional Learning for Teachers
Description: Join Grow Your Roots Training as we educate and empower Teachers to build mind-body awareness and provide valuable tools to deal with common behavioural issues in the classroom, as well as strategies to reduce stress and fatigue in Teachers. Along with giveaways, attendees gain e-mail access to the Founders for one week post workshop for questions. Instructor: Cally Bailey, BBA, CHC, MBSR & Alex Miller, CPT Email to Register: hello@growyourroots.ca
May 2019
May 14 - 16 Vancouver, BC. Train-the-Trainer Certification Workshop for De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations
Due to the high demand for this workshop and its relevance to many workplaces, CTRI offers a train-the-trainer program for our De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations" workshop. Training an internal trainer to deliver this workshop enhances organization know-how. It also saves costs at the same time.For more information, please visit: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/train-the-trainer-certification-vancouver5-14/ Email: info@ctrinstitute.com Toll Free: 877-353-3205
May 17 Vancouver, BC. Social Emotional Learning for Teachers
Join Grow Your Roots Training as we educate and empower Teachers to build mind-body awareness and provide valuable tools to deal with common behavioural issues in the classroom, as well as strategies to reduce stress and fatigue in Teachers. Along with giveaways, attendees gain e-mail access to the Founders for one week post workshop for questions. Instructor: Cally Bailey, BBA, CHC, MBSR & Alex Miller, CPT Email to Register: hello@growyourroots.ca
October 2019
October 16 - 18 Vancouver, BC. Dr Ross Greene's 3-day Advance Training Workshop in his Collaborative & Proactive Solutions Model
The aim of this 3-day (15 hours) advanced training is to provide an in-depth orientation to the key themes and key assessment and treatment facets of the Collaborative & Proactive Solutions (CPS) model. You will receive in-depth training and review of the model through direct lecture-style teaching by Dr Greene including interactive participation, case studies, video examples and live demonstration with a family. There will be lots of questions and answer opportunities. By the end of this course you will be able to use the CPS model as a parent, educator, clinician or other professional raising or working with children and youth. Your continue use and practice of the CPS model will change lives, yours included, because "kids do well if they can" and you will be helping them achieve this goal! Online registration 4children.ca contact@4children.ca 604-414-8888