Over a quarter of public websites run on WordPress. The majority of SD60 websites have run on WordPress for over a decade! This session is targeted at School District staff that maintain a WordPress website. The session will have a short presentation and time to work with Jarrod Bell on your sites or your questions about WordPress.
Drop in and work and ask questions.
Date: September 20, 2018
Target Audience: WordPress Users in District
Time: Drop in anytime between 1-4:30pm
Location: Board Room at School Board Office
Registration Deadline: September 19, 2018
Registration Contact: Jarrod Bell, email@example.com – A google calendar invite will be sent to all registered attendees.
What Every Primary Educator Needs to Know About Early Literacy: In this workshop, Christine Fraser will explore the foundational principles of early literacy processing including oral language development, telling stories, retelling stories, composition, early writing, the reciprocity between reading & writing, concepts about print, phonological awareness and the importance of successful, meaningful experiences in early literacy learning.
SLP Book Walk
“I am not a chair”
Date: Friday, September 7, 2018
Target Audience: ECEs & Kindergarten Teachers (this is a district-required inservice)
Time: 9:00 – 3:30
Location: Learning Services – District Development Centre
Coffee/Tea & morning snacks; Light lunch provided
Facilitators: Christine Fraser, Reading Recovery Trainer
& SLPs – Michelle Hofstrand, Keri Giesbrecht & Stephanie Soderquist.
Registration Deadline: September 5, 2018
For more information & registration information email: Theresa Dantuma firstname.lastname@example.org
POPEY: Provincial Outreach Program for the Early years
Come join this NID opportunity on September 24, 2018. “The Engaging K-3 Literacy Block: Comprehensive, connected classroom instruction” is a full-day workshop being hosted at MMMCS.
Date: September 24, 2018 NID
Venue: Margaret Ma Murray Community School
Registration: Please contact Connie Stones at email@example.com. no later than September 17, 2018 . Please be advised that priority registration will be given to classroom teachers.
This learning option will focus on the fundamentals of social cognition. Participants will examine concepts of communication and gain practical strategies for supporting students in developing better social thinking and related skills.
Dates: September 11, 13, 18, 20, 2018
Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00pm
Location: DDC-Board Office
Facilitator: Keith MacGillivray
Registration Deadline: September 6, 2018
Registration Contact: Juanita Esau at (250) 262-6087 or firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a series of professional development sessions for teachers interested in expanding their learning about numeracy.
Series Dates: September 27, November 6, January 15, March 5, May 14 & June 11, 2019
All inquiries about the sessions can be forwarded to Barb Wagner at email@example.com.