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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

‘we are one’ Feb 24
 APPLIED SKILLS
VEX IQ Robotics Building and Coding Workshop for Grades 4-7 Jan 30
 Arts /Fine Arts
706.0 REGGIO INSPIRED PRACTICE - The Atelier and Atelierista Jan 18, Feb 1 & Apr 19

Vancouver Film School Professional Development Day Feb 24

Hands on Clay – Mid-Fire Handbuilding Feb 24
Hands on Clay – Mid-Fire Open Studio Feb 24
Hands on Clay — Mid-Fire glaze Workshop Apr 12
Teacher Open Studio Sessions: Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media, Textile, Printmaking Jan 19 - May 18
K to 7 Elementary Music at Norma Rose Point School Feb 24
CAREER EDUCATION

Vancouver Film School Professional Development Day Feb 24

Trades Training Tour Feb 24
ELEMENTARY TEACHERS
EMPLOYEE WELLNESS & BENEFITS 
Mindfulness for Improved Health  Jan 30
ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING
Student Book-Making Jan 30
Let’s Get Writing Jan 30
GIFTED EDUCATION 
453.1 School-Based Pull-Out Enrichment: From Conception to Implementation Jan 30
HUMAN RESOURCES
 LITERACY - ELEMENTARY
700.0 Multiple Paths to Literacy Jan 30
708.0 Running Records: Moe than just a reading level! Feb 24
707.0 Early Learning Conference: Connecting Conversations Feb 24
706.0 REGGIO INSPIRED PRACTICE - The Atelier and Atelierista Jan 18, Feb 1 & Apr 19
BC LOWER MAINLAND OPAL SCHOOL - VISITATION STUDY TOUR Mar 13-15, 2017
MATHEMATICS
703.0 What's the Big Idea? A Workshop Series on Planning for Instruction With the BC Revised K-7 Mathematics Curriculum (for K - 3 Teachers) Jan 26, Feb 16, Mar 30 & Apr 6
703.1 What's the Big Idea? A Workshop Series for Grade 4-7 Teachers for Instruction with the B.C. Revised K-7 Mathematics Curriculum Jan 26, Feb 16, Mar 30 & Apr 6
704.0 Reggio Inspired Math K-5 Nov 23, Jan 11 & Mar 29
MODERN  LANGUAGES
VSB Languages Conference Feb 24
MONTESSORI EDUCATION
Foundation Course - offered throughout the year
MUSIC
K to 7 Elementary Music at Norma Rose Point School Feb 24
PHYSICAL EDUCATION
SCIENCE
SET-BC - UPCOMING EVENTS 
SET- BC Events - Various Dates  (not available for online registration)
SOCIAL  RESPONSIBILITY & DIVERSITY
418.3 From Space Invaders to StarCraft: Gaming and Gambling Problems in Modern Youth Culture Jan 30
900.37 - SOGI (Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities) Education in Schools Feb 24
900.38 - Random Acts of Kindness Program Feb 24
SPECIAL EDUCATION
451.14 Case Management - Secondary Focus Jan 26
451.16 Documentation / 1701 / Audit Preparedness - Secondary Focus Jan 26
451.15 Level ABC Assessments - Secondary Focus Jan 26
451.13 Roles and Responsibilities of the Resource Teacher - Secondary Focus Jan 26
400.18 Boardmaker for Intermediate users Jan 30
400.22 Digital Tools to Support Struggling Learners – iPad Edition Jan 30
405.24 Non-Violent Physical Crisis Intervention (CPI): Enhanced One-Day Refresher Jan 30
415.17 Autism 101: Everything you wanted to know about Autism … but Were Afraid to Ask Jan 30
402.7 Visual Strategies for the Inclusive Classroom Jan 30
452.2 Clicker 6 Software for the Advanced User Jan 30
453.1 School-Based Pull-Out Enrichment: From Conception to Implementation Jan 30
414.1 School Climate: “How Support Staff can impact school climate” “Transforming School Culture Through Caring” Jan 30
416.3 Teaching Students with FASD and other Complex Needs Jan 30
412.6 The Roles and Responsibilities of the SSA Jan 30
401.7 Video Modelling Part Two Jan 30
401.6 Our Lens, Their Lens Jan 30
446.3 Interpersonal Neurobiology and Traumatic Stress Regulation Jan 30
403.5  Who Is The Vancouver Pediatric Team and How Can They Support Your Students? *Formerly the Vancouver Regional Pediatric Team Jan 30
400.25 - Creating Positive Behaviour Support Plans Jan 30
400.26 - New SSAs and SSBs Induction Feb 24
400.27 - Non-Violent Physical Crisis Intervention: Enhanced One-Day Refresher Feb 24
400.28 - CPI Training: Non-Violent Physical Crisis Intervention Apr 11 & 12
400.31 - CPI Training: A.S.D. Focus Apr 18 & 25
400.29 - CPI Training: A.S.D. Focus May 16 & 23
400.30 - CPI Training: Non-Violent Physical Crisis Intervention May 23 & 24
427.2 - University Transition Program: Opportunity for Teacher Visit 2017 Jan 30
SUSTAINABILITY
TEACHER ORIENTATION
TEACHERS - ON-CALL
TEACHER - LIBRARIAN
TECHNOLOGY
Making Learning Visible - Using Explain Everything (A 'Must Have' App) Jan 26
Excel Skills for School Based Positions Jan 30

 


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