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Professional Development Articles

Anne Davies - How Will We Close the Gap (Free Webinar)

Jun 19, 2020 jjamison

We are all going to be on the “Road to Recovery Learning” come next year. Next year will be about rebuilding community, student engagement, identifying and then helping students close any learning gaps. Teachers and leaders have been asking us: How do we plan for student learning when school begins again? Where do we even start? What will set us up for success no matter the context? Given the…

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The Ripple Effect of Resiliency…and the 4 Blankets.

Jun 19, 2020 jjamison

Way’ educators, I wanted to make sure you have all seen this amazing opportunity to get online with Monique, please circulate this poster to your contacts who might be interested…(Kelly Terbasket) With so much going on, to say I hope you are well can sound a bit odd, but I do send you warm thoughts and a blanket of tenderness and as much ease as possible. The Pandemic has provided me the…

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Edutopia

Jun 12, 2020 jjamison
Edutopia

June 10, 2020 Credit: John Minchillo / Associated Press A Guide to Equity and Antiracism for Educators Teachers shaken by recent events and wondering how to work for change in our society and schools can start with these lesson plans, videos, and other resources.   Credit: Collage ©Edutopia, photos ©Kellette Elliott A Look at Implicit Bias and Microaggressions A primer on the impact…

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Blended Digital Ed 2020 Conference in October

Jun 05, 2020 jjamison

Dear SD 23 Pro-D Chair, the BC Educators for Digital Learning Provincial Specialist Association* would like to invite you personally to the 'Blended Digital Ed Conference 2020' on the October 23rd, 2020 PSA Day. In light of the current reality we find ourselves in, this conference is extreamly timely, and we are looking forward for you to join us in a day of relevant, meanigful, and engaging Professional…

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UBC Professional Development

Jun 02, 2020 jjamison
UBC Professional Development

Connecting with Students at Home With social distancing measures still in place, Canadian students are continuing their "new normal" education, often including online learning with their teachers and at home learning with their parents. Families are slowly adjusting to this current reality, and teachers are stepping up to show their innovation and their commitment to their students.…

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