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October Pro-D

COTA October 20th, 2017 Professional Development Day

SD#23 Registration
Out of District Registrants - Please email with your workshop choices
Fee for Out of  District: $90/full or part day(payable at door by cheque or cash)

Theme: Wellness in Our Schools: Healthy Minds for a Healthy Future

Keynote: Dr. Shimi Kang

Dr. Shimi Kang is an award-winning, Harvard-trained doctor, researcher, media expert, writer, and keynote speaker. She is the author of The Dolphin Parent: A Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy, and Self-Motivated Kids (Penguin Randomhouse 2014) and The Self Motivated Kid (Penguin Tarcher 2015). The Dolphin Parent is a #1 National Bestseller, won the 2015 US News International Book Award in Parenting and Family Category, has been translated and released in Germany, Russia, and China. Dr Kang’s articles and appearances on topics such as mental health, motivation, and optimal performance can be found in major media outlets including the Huffington Post, CBC, Washington Post, Psychology Today, South China Morning Post and TIME Magazine.

Times & Location

Keynote:         8:30am to   9:45am
Workshops:  10:00am to 11:45am
Lunch:            11:45am to 12:15pm
Workshops:  12:15pm to   2:00pm



S.D. #23: no charge
SD#23 non-COTA members: $35.00
All Other Districts: $90/full or part day(payable at door)

Out of District Registrants:

How to Register:

Please email with your workshop choices.


$ 90 full or part day – Cash or cheque only, payable to COTA at the door

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

If you are interested in presenting at this COTA Professional Development Day, please go to Call for Presenters and fill out the application form. Deadline September 25th, 2017.