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February Pro-D

February 21st, 2020

Okanagan Zonal Professional Development Day 

Theme: Mental Health

Registration is now open.

Keynote Speaker: Sheldon Kennedy


Andrew Baxter

Times & Location


Coffee and Welcome: 8:30am

Keynote:       9:00am to 10:30am
Workshops: 10:45am to 12:15pm
Lunch:          12:15pm to 1:00pm
Workshops: 1:00pm to   2:30pm

Location: Rutland Senior Secondary and Rutland Middle School

705 Rutland Rd N, Kelowna, BC V1X 3B6


S.D. #19, #22, #23, #53, #58, #67, #74, #83 Teachers: no charge (Click here to register)
SD#23 CUPE Members: $55.00
Others: $90/full or part day

*no refunds 

Click here to Register - if your District is not listed above, or you are a Teacher Candidate /Intern, Administrator or an SD#23 CUPE member.

*Once you register close the registration window, return here and click on Sessions and complete the following steps to select sessions.

Step 1: Click on sign up if you don't have a sched account and use your eventbrite login information. If you have a sched account, login as usual.

Step 2: Mouse over the session you would like to attend (please select Sheldon Kennedy if attending the keynote), click on Add to MySched.

Step 3: Repeat for other sessions. You can only select one session per time slot.

Step 4: Click on Saved to my Sched.

Step 5: You can print, download and email yourself your schedule. If you email it, you may have to unjunk it.

View the Okanagan Zone Teacher's Conference February 21st, 2020 schedule & directory.


Special Hotel Rates for Participants

Coast Capri

Group Block Details:


Group Number:


Group Name:

COTA – Central Okanagan Teachers’ Association

Arrival Date:

February 20, 2020

Departure Date:

February 22, 2020

Method of Reservation:

Individual Reservation

Reservation Deadline:

January 20, 2020 at 3:00PM

Method of Payment:

On Own for Room / Tax / Incidental Charges

Individual Cancellation:

48 hours prior to first date of arrival (4:00PM)


Guest Room Accommodations/Group Rates:

Superior Guestroom: (10)


single occupancy

Additional Person(s)


Per person(s), per night, plus taxes.  Children 18 years and under stay free when sharing a room with a paid adult.


Rate includes a complimentary buffet breakfast served daily in Vintner’s Grill from 06:30-09:30.

Rate Details:

Rates are net, non-commissionable and are exclusive of taxes (currently 16%)

Individual Reservations:

For Individual Reservations please have delegates contact either our Central Reservations Office at 1.800.663.1144 or the Hotel Direct at 1.250.860.6060 and have them quote the Group Name or Group Number as noted above.



If you are interested in presenting at the conferences, please go to Call for Presenters and fill out the application form. We are looking for presenters for our Summer Conference on Monday, August 24th and Tuesday, August 25th. The deadline to apply is May 21st, 2020.

Programs in Professional Development brought to you by the Okanagan Teachers' Associations