Learning Opportunities
24
September
Benchmark Assessment K-2
Presented by: Bonnie Lebowitz
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grades K-2  |  Audience: Teachers Grades K-2
FOCUS: Literacy
Cancelled
25
September

+ 1 Dates

AIM-ing for proficiency – you CAN DO it!
Presented by: Wendy Maxwell
Medicine Hat, AB
Grade Level: Grades K-12  |  Audience: Teachers Grades K-12
FOCUS: French (FI and FSL)
registration open
25
September
Benchmark Assessment K-8 Advanced
Presented by: Bonnie Lebowitz
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grades K-8  |  Audience: Teachers Grades K-8
FOCUS: Literacy
Cancelled
27
September

+ 1 Dates

Envisioning a Collaborative Response Model - Introductory Workshop
Presented by: Kurtis Hewson
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Adminstrators
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
registration open
27
September

+ 1 Dates

SIVA - September 2018
Presented by: Shaun Metz & Kalie Veres
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants ,AES  |  Audience: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants & AES
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
Full
01
October

+ 1 Dates

Fountas & Pinnell Levelled Literacy Intervention (LLI): Grades K-2 & 3-8 Intro
Presented by: Bonnie Lebowitz
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-2,grades 3-8  |  Audience: Grades K-2 & 3-8 classroom teachers and literacy coaches working with LLI systems in classrooms
FOCUS: Literacy
Postponed
01
October

+ 1 Dates

Concept-based Curriculum and Instruction for the Thinking Classroom
Presented by: Lois Lanning & Lynn Erickson
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Future Curriculum
Full
03
October
KAIROS BLANKET EXERCISE - Orientation
Presented by: Presented by Kairos Canada trained facilitators and a local elder
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: All Grades  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit
registration open
03
October

+ 1 Dates

Inclusive Education: Who, What, Where, When, Why & HOW?
Presented by: Shelley Moore
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Educational Assistants, Learning Coaches
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
Full
October 09, 2018
Lethbridge School District #51 - Middle School Learning Day
Senator Joyce Fairbairn Middle School Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Conferences
09
October
Alberta Mental Health Literacy Project
Presented by: Andrew Baxter
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grades K-12  |  Audience: Counselling team members, Administrators, Jurisdiction Leads
FOCUS: Mental Health
registration open
15
October
Guided Math and Math Running Records in Action (K-6)
Presented by: Dr. Nicki Newton
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-6  |  Audience: K-6 TEACHERS, CURRICULUM LEADERS, LEARNING COACHES, EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANTS, AND SUPPORT STAFF ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND
FOCUS: Mathematics
registration open
23
October
Carbohydrate Research and the AB Science Classroom
Presented by: Quinn McCashin & Dr. Wade Abbott
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Secondary teachers  |  Audience: Secondary general science, biology or chemistry teachers
FOCUS: Science
registration open
23
October
BOX CARS AND ONE-EYED JACKS K-3 - MATH GAMES, FAMILY MATH NIGHTS and MORE
Presented by: Jane Felling
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-3  |  Audience: Any participants from the April 2018 session and any new participants, K-3 teachers, Special Ed Teachers and, Teacher Assistants
FOCUS: Mathematics, Literacy
registration open
23
October
BOX CARS AND ONE-EYED JACKS 4-7 - MATH GAMES, FAMILY MATH NIGHTS and MORE
Presented by: John Felling
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grades 4-7  |  Audience: Any participants from the April 2018 session and any new participants, K-3 teachers, Special Ed Teachers and, Teacher Assistants
FOCUS: Mathematics, Literacy
registration open
24
October
Serving Up a Successful School Nutrition Program
Presented by: Various Presenters
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: All Grades  |  Audience: School Food Program Staff
FOCUS: Wellness
registration open
26
October
First Nations Songs for Children
Presented by: Sherryl Sewepagaham
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-5  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, and the other educational stakeholders who would like to deepen their understanding of First Nations culture, histories and perspectives
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit
registration open
30
October
Assessment 101
Presented by: Tim Coates
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-12  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, District Leads
FOCUS: Assessment
registration open
31
October

+ 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
01
November
Hacking the Writing Workshop: Redesign with Making in Mind
Presented by: Angela Stockman
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-8  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, Literacy coaches
FOCUS: Literacy
registration open
06
November

+ 2 Dates

Advancing Reconciliation in Education
Presented by: Lead Facilitator and additional local First Nations Facilitators
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grades 5-12  |  Audience: Teachers and Jurisdiction leads
FOCUS: First Nations, Métis, Inuit , Education for Reconciliation
registration open
November 13, 2018
The Commons Connection Conference 2018 - Inclusion
Lethbridge Collegiate Institute Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Conferences, Learning Commons
19
November
Fountas & Pinnell Levelled Literacy Intervention (LLI): Advanced Training K-8
Presented by: Moyra Bartlett
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Grades K-8  |  Audience: GRADES K - 8 CLASSROOM TEACHERS AND LITERACY COACHES WORKING WITH LLI SYSTEMS IN CLASSROOMS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.
FOCUS: Literacy
registration open
21
November
Relationships Matter: Supporting Multiple Pathways to Student Success
Presented by: Dr. David Tranter
Lethbridge, AB
FOCUS: Mental Health
registration open
22
November

+ 1 Dates

SIVA - November 2018
Presented by: Andy Tyslau & Lenee Fyfe
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants ,AES  |  Audience: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants & AES
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
registration open
24
January
Building Better Assessments: A Hands-on Workshop Session
Presented by: Tim Coates
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 6-12  |  Audience: Teachers Grades 6-12 and Administrators are encouraged to attend
FOCUS: Assessment
registration open
30
January

+ 1 Dates

SIVA - January 2019
Presented by: Shaun Metz & Christie Archer
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants ,AES  |  Audience: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants & AES
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
registration open
05
March
Supporting the ELL in the Writing Workshop
Presented by: Angela Stockman
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-8  |  Audience: Teachers, Administrators, Jurisdiction leaders
FOCUS: English Language Learners
registration open
07
March

+ 1 Dates

SIVA - March 2019
Presented by: Christie Archer & Kalie Veres
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants ,AES  |  Audience: Administrators, Teachers, EEP Managers and Educational Assistants & AES
FOCUS: Inclusive Education
registration open
12
March
Creating High-quality Multiple-choice Questions
Presented by: Tim Coates
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: 4-12  |  Audience: Teachers Grades 4-12
FOCUS: Assessment
registration open
13
March
Assessing and Reporting Student Achievement in a Concept-Based Curriculum - Lethbridge
Presented by: Tim Coates
Lethbridge, AB
Grade Level: K-4  |  Audience: Teachers Grades K-4
FOCUS: Assessment
registration open
14
March
Assessing and Reporting Student Achievement in a Concept-Based Curriculum - Medicine Hat
Presented by: Tim Coates
Medicine Hat, AB
Grade Level: K-4  |  Audience: Teachers Grades K-4
FOCUS: Assessment
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
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