Get Outside and Learn! – May 10

Are you a K-8 teacher interested in outdoor learning?

Friday, May10 ,2019

9:30-12:00 (K-3teachers)

and

1:00-3:30 (4-8teachers)

Robert Ogilvie Elementary

TOPICS COVERED:

-the benefits of spending time outside
-conducting a risk- benefit assessment
-building a routine to take your students outdoors
-connections to the science curriculum
-LOTS of hands-on, nature-based activities

TOREGISTER:

Contact James Davis Education Program Manager
james@sieraclub.bc.ca
250-386-5255 ext.245

SOGI Movie Night

Join Jarrod Bell and Cindy McGarroch for a review of some available video titles that support inclusion in schools. Dinner will be provided.

When: May 9, 2019 – 4pm – 6:30pm

Where: DDC

Audience: SOGI Reps, School Culture Reps, Teacher-Librarians, Administrators, School Staff

PLEASE RSVP to cmcgarroch@prn.bc.ca as soon as possible.


EASE: Everyday Anxiety Strategies for Educators: May 11, 2019

You are invited to attend an EASE workshop for K-7 classroom teachers! EASE is a collection of evidence-informed anxiety management and resilience-building classroom strategies for use with students. The stand-alone activities align with the BC Curriculum and designed to benefit all children by fitting into existing classroom routines and practices. Interested teachers who wish to utilize the resources must attend the training session with Bev Baker, District Contact and Trainer for EASE. Please see attached for more details including registration, location and compensation information.

Staying Well at Teaching

Jointly sponsored by School District 60 and PRNTA

Wade Repta, BHSc, OT, is an Occupational Therapist and Certified Disability Management Professional who has spent almost 20 years working with teachers to help them minimize barriers and remain in the classroom.

This work has allowed Wade to develop a unique understanding of the challenges facing teachers in today’s dynamic educational settings.

What:  Learn strategies to help manage personal wellness

When:  Friday, May 10; 9:00-2:30

Where: PRNTA Office at 9912 101 Ave.

  • All participants will receive a copy of Wade’s book
  • Lunch provided

Seats are limited so register by April 30 to secure your spot!

Email Connie Stones cstones@prn.bc.ca, to register; please indicate any dietary restrictions.