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C U R R E N T  O P P O R T U N I T I E S


The following VSB Professional Development opportunities have been arranged for internal staff. However, some of the workshops (as indicated below with an asterisk*) have space available for out of district participants. Teachers-on-call and students teachers are also welcome to register.


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 A B O R I G I N A L   E D U C A T I O N
Making Connections to Indigenous Worldviews and Principles
 A R T S
An Arts and Inquiry-Based Approach to Looking at the BIG IDEAS with Vancouver Biennale
Technical Support and Creative Application for Digital Photography
Hands on Clay - Low Fire Handbuilding
Low-Fire Glaze Workshop November 18th
Classroom Role Drama (and More) for Elementary Teachers
Hip Hop Dance Workshop Oct 24 2014
 C L A S S R O O M  M A N A G E M E N T
 CAREER   EDUCATION -  Focus on Trades & Apprenticeship
 C A R E E R    P R O G R A M S
Career Cruising - Experienced Users
Career Cruising - Novice Users
 C O M M U N I T Y   L I N K  and I N N E R  C I T Y
 E M P L O Y E E   W E L L N E S S  &  B E N E F I T S
Enhancing Learning through Physical Activity – Action Schools! BC
Strategies for Building Better Balance
 E N G L I S H   L A N G U A G E  L E A R N I N G
 F R E N C H   AS  S E C O N D  L A N G U A G E
 F R E N C H   I M M E R S I O N  
Enlever la poussière de vos tablettes - M-7
LEGO et mathématiques - M-7
Robotique pédagogique 5e à 12e année (avec les LEGO Mindstorms EV3)
Session A (26 novembre): Pas à pas vers l’enquête -Introduction à Éducasciences - M-12
Session B (27 novembre): Évaluation des enquêtes scientifiques - M-12
 G E N E R A L   I N T E R E S T
Inquiry 101
Historical China Town Tour
Junkology: Creative Re-use of Man-made Refuse
 L E A R N I N G  &  D E V E L O P M E N T
Teachers Collaborating for a Successful Grade 7 to 8 Transition
 L I T E R A C Y - E L E M E N T A R Y 
KEEP CALM and TEACH K or Grade 1
Deepening Reading and Writing Connections With Regie Routman
Fun Family Phonics
 L I T E R A C Y - S E C O N D A R Y
M A T H
M E D I A
M O D E R N   L A N G U A G E S
 Register the following workshops under FRENCH IMMERSION heading:
  Enlever la poussière de vos tablettes - M-7
  LEGO et mathématiques - M-7
  Robotique pédagogique 5e à 12e année (avec les LEGO Mindstorms EV3)
  Session A (26 novembre): Pas à pas vers l’enquête -Introduction à Éducasciences - M-12
  Session B (27 novembre): Évaluation des enquêtes scientifiques - M-12               
M O N T E S S O R I   E D U C A T I O N
Foundation Course - offered throughout the year
Planning for Differentiation in the Classroom with Kelsey Keller
MULTI  INTERDISCIPLINARY SUPPORT  (MIST)
PEER 2 PEER - RESOURCE 
P H Y S I C A L  E D U C A T I O N
Enhancing Learning through Physical Activity – Action Schools! BC
R E S O U R C E   T E A C H E R   O R I E N T A T I O N
S E T - B C - UPCOMING EVENTS 
SET- BC Events - Various Dates  (not available for online registration)
S C I E N C E
Science Made Fun
Hands on Physical Science Activities for Elementary Classrooms
S E L F  R E G U L A T I O N
Enhancing Learning through Physical Activity – Action Schools! BC  
 SOCIAL JUSTICE
SOCIAL  RESPONSIBILITY & DIVERSITY
Friends-Child Training (Gr.4/5)
Fun Friends Training - This workshop is full
Mirror Image: An Interactive Approach to Protecting Students from Online Predators
S P E C I A L  E D U C A T I O N
CPI Refresher - Autism Focus 
2 Day CPI Training
Back Care & Lifting Workshop
Enhancing Cross Cultural competence and Sensitivity: Understanding our English Language Learning Students and their Families
Fine Motor Development: From Grasp to Written Output
Supporting Inclusion in the Classroom
Transition Services for Students with Disabilities
S U S T A I N A B I L I T Y
BC Hydro Energy Detectives Program (Grades 1 to 3 teachers)
BC Hydro Energy Investigations Program (Grade 9 teachers)
TEACHER INQUIRY
Inquiry 101
T E A C H E R S - O N - C A L L
Enhancing Learning through Physical Activity – Action Schools! BC
TEACHER - LIBRARIAN
Fall Update for Elem TLs
T E C H N O L O G Y
School Website Training – Level I
School Website Training – Level II


Information: prodreg@vsb.bc.ca
 

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