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The following VSB Professional Development opportunities have been arranged for internal staff.  of district participants. Teachers-on-call and students teachers are also welcome to register.

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 ABORIGINAL EDUCATION

Stolen Lives Calling back our spirits May 25th Postponed
 APPLIED SKILLS
 Arts /Fine Arts

 

 

ELEMENTARY TEACHERS
EMPLOYEE WELLNESS & BENEFITS 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING
400.57 - ELL 101 – Training Session for New Resource Teachers Sep 11/15
400.58 - ELL Refresh - Resource Teacher Training Session (Advanced) Sep 13/14
Introduction to SilhouetteELAR 3 Oct 4/Oct 11
FIRST AID 
HUMAN RESOURCES
 LITERACY - ELEMENTARY
JOYOUS LITERACY Kindergarten – Gr. 2: 2 Day Summer Institute  Aug 30 & 31
Observation and Assessment of Early Literacy Achievement: A Powerful Way to Connect Your Literacy Instruction to the Needs of Early Learners Aug 29-31
Reggio Inspired Math K-5 -- Summer Institute Aug 29
400.75 - What every primary resource teacher needs to know about early literacy (literacy processing K-2)? Sep 28, Oct 3
400.80 - Small Group Reading and Writing that Builds Literacy Confidence and Engagement with Fountas and Pinnell Levelled Literacy Intervention (LLI ) (K-3, Resource) Oct 3
400.53 - Assessment Drives Practice with the Fountas and Pinnell Benchmark Assessment (BAS) Kit 1 & 2 (K-7, Resource) Sep 28
400.54 - Running Records – the must-have powerful assessment tool for your literacy tool box! Sep 20/29/Oct 5
MATHEMATICS
Reggio Inspired Math K-5 -- Summer Institute Aug 29
MODERN  LANGUAGES
MONTESSORI EDUCATION
Foundation Course - offered throughout the year
Nonviolent Communication
Communication in life's challenging moments
PHYSICAL EDUCATION
SCIENCE
SET-BC - UPCOMING EVENTS 
SET- BC Events - Various Dates  (not available for online registration)
SOCIAL  RESPONSIBILITY & DIVERSITY
SOCIAL  STUDIES / SERVICE LEARNING
SPECIAL EDUCATION
400.48 - Non-Violent Physical Crisis Intervention: Enhanced Aug 30 & 31
400.49 - Response-ability vs Reactivity – Communication in Life's Challenging Moments: Introduction to Compassionate Communication (aka NVC) Sep 22
400.50 - Response-ability vs Reactivity – Communication in Life's Challenging Moments: Introduction to Compassionate Communication (aka NVC) Feb 19
400.51 - Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders in the Classroom: A Clinical Perspective Dec 1
400.52 - ABC's of Assessment Sep 26, Oct 4
400.53 - Assessment Drives Practice with the Fountas and Pinnell Benchmark Assessment (BAS) Kit 1 & 2 (K-7, Resource) Sep 28
400.54 - Running Records – the must-have powerful assessment tool for your literacy tool box! Sep 20/29/Oct 5
400.55 - Behavior Assessment Oct 2
400.56 - Level ‘A’ Assessment & Intervention Training Series Oct 11, 25, Nov 22 & Dec 13
400.57 - ELL 101 – Training Session for New Resource Teachers Sep 11/15
400.58 - ELL Refresh - Resource Teacher Training Session (Advanced) Sep 13/14
400.59 - IEPs (Beginner) Sep 18/25
400.60 - IEP Advanced Sep 18/25
400.61: B.C. BLANKET – Kairos Developed BC Blanket Exercise Sep 21
400.62 - Behaviour 101 Sep 21/Oct 2
400.63 - Documentation/1701/Audit Preparedness Sep 21/28
400.64 - Introduction to Autism and How to Support Students with ASD Sep 25
400.65 - Quelques outils d’évaluation pour les orthopédagogues Sep 25
400.66 - Special Education – Gifted Sep 26/27
400.67 - Supporting Students and Mental Health in Schools Sep 26/Oct 3
400.68 - Roles, Responsibilities and Case Management for SECONDARY Resource Teachers Sep 26
400.69 - Roles and Responsibilities and Case Management for the Elementary Resource Teacher Sep 26/Oct 4
400.70 - Visual Supports Sep 27/28
400.71 RTI – Response to Intervention and School Based Team - ELEMENTARY Sep 29
400.72: RTI – Response to Intervention and School Based Team - SECONDARY Sep 27
400.73 - Supporting Students with Speech and Language Needs in Schools Sep 28/Oct 4
400.74 - Substance Use Challenges: supporting students and families Sep 28
400.75 - What every primary resource teacher needs to know about early literacy (literacy processing K-2)? Sep 28, Oct 3
400.76 - Des différentes modèles d’orthopédagogie pour travailler avec les enfants Oct 2
400.77 - Fine Motor Oct 2
400.78 - SENSORY PROCESSING & SELF REGULATION Oct 3
400.79 - Collaboration with SSAs Oct 4
400.80 - Small Group Reading and Writing that Builds Literacy Confidence and Engagement with Fountas and Pinnell Levelled Literacy Intervention (LLI ) (K-3, Resource) Oct 3
400.81 - Welcome Back- Resource Teachers Training Meeting Sep 18
400.82 - Toileting Procedures for Special Needs Students Sep 22
400.83 - Self-Compassion to the Rescue: A Reflective and Skill-Building Session Exploring the Connection Between Self-Kindness and Resiliency Sep 22
SPECIAL NEEDS
400.47 - Introduction to Applied Behaviour Analysis July 4-8
400.50 - Response-ability vs Reactivity – Communication in Life's Challenging Moments: Introduction to Compassionate Communication (aka NVC) Feb 19, 2018
SUSTAINABILITY
TEACHER ORIENTATION
TEACHERS - ON-CALL
TEACHER - LIBRARIAN
New Library Management System - Destiny Training Session Sep 5/6/7/8
New Library Management System - Destiny Training Session (Secondary TL Only) Sep 7
TECHNOLOGY
School Website

 


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