COTA Summer Institute
COTA SUMMER INSTITUTE
Theme: Share what works for you!
Kelowna Secondary School and other locations.
September 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
8:30 am to 2:00 pm
Registration and the brochure will be out June 1st, 2015. Teachers should register by June 26th or their session may be cancelled.
The workshops are for teachers who are interested in a three-day workshop that focuses on one of the topics listed below.
All sessions are engaging; participants are involved in engaging activities: collaborative; participants are given time and space to co-create understanding: practical; participants are given time to design useful activities for their classroom practice.
The Sessions are:
|Website Creation Made Easy: For Teachers and Students||Al and Lois Aeckersberg|
|Theatre Bootcamp||Ryan Grenier|
|Smartboard for Beginners / Advanced Smartboard||Sue Ito|
|Simple Apps with Big Impact||Bryn Coape-Arnold|
|Home Economics Orientation and Foodsafe for TTOCs|
|Proactive Responding -What to do When...||Gerry Mason|
|Meeting the Needs of Learners with Mindfulness||Clay McLeod|
|Quality Assessment||Monica Davidson and Barb Huva|
|Play Based Learning in the Early Years||Karen Bernath, Lela Scranton, and Kim Ito|
|Advancing Differentiation: Thinking and Learning for the 21st Century||Pam Samaddar|
|Visible Learning and PBL together||Andrew Brown|
|Art-Building Visual Literacy Through Drawing and Painting||Jim Elwood|
|Slices of Literacy||Jasmeet Virk and Hilde Dietzel|
|Digging into Math-reenergize yourself, rekindle your passion and rejuvenate your spirit!||Sharon Foster|
|Maker Eduction||Tobias Blaskovits|
|Differentiating Through The Daily Five||Michelle Apps and Michelle Newman|
|Teaching from the Inside Out: How the Personal Helps the Professional Flourish||Adrian Zuyderduyn|
|Exploring the New Curriculum||Erika van Oyen|
|Primary Literacy "Make and Take"||Vicki Den Ouden|
|L'apprentissage multidimentionnel||Mickael Costa|
|Developing A Comprehensive and Responsive Literacy Program in your Grade 1-5 Classroom||Lisa Wilson and Donna Kozak|
|Practical Applications and Implementation Framework For Teaching The Holocast||Graeme Stacey|
|How to Make a Rockin'Science Fair||Samuel Howell|
|Working Smarter Not Harder||Ed Stuerle|
|Formation Delf a kelowna|
|Virtual Field Trips||Mark Hauk and Merle Ross|
|Practical Teaching Strategies to Engage Learners||Dr. Joyce Tait|
|Successful Students and Sane Teachers-Build your Intermediate Year||Melissa Abenante|
|Mindful Awareness||Karma Yeshe Rabgye|
|Tablets for Teaching||Genevieve Hawtree and Sean Duteil|
|Developing a comfort in delivering Aboriginal Education as a Non-Aboriginal Educator||Tera Dabner|
|Educational Technology in Elementary||Dtephanie Tobin|
|Moodle for Blended Instruction in Your Classroom||Kari Daniels|
|Making it work: Planning, supporting and assessing critical thinking||Usha James|
|Fashion and Sewing in High School-Keeping it Relevant||Deb Trewhitt|
|Become a volleyball referee||Hal Hennenfent|
|Students with Visual Impairments||Dawn Bennie|
|Testing and Monitoring Athletes||Aspire Health and Performance|
Some sessions start on August 31st. Check brochure for dates and location.