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Professional Development Articles

First Peoples Principles of Learning

Jan 27, 2020 jjamison

  First Peoples Principles of Learning First identified in relation to English 12 First Peoples, the following First Peoples Principles of Learning generally reflect First Peoples pedagogy. Learning ultimately supports the well-being of the self, the family, the community, the land, the spirits, and the ancestors. Learning is holistic, reflexive, reflective, experiential, and relational…

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Learning in French Together Online Resource

Jan 27, 2020 jjamison

Learning in French Together Online Resource  Learning Together in French is a new website for parents, educators and administrators who want to learn more about B.C.‘s French education programs and how they are designed to include all students. Check out this great new resource.        

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Equity in Action: Supporting Indigenous Student Success

Jan 27, 2020 jjamison

Equity in Action: Supporting Indigenous Student Success In August 2016, the BC Ministry of Education and six pilot school districts created a project to help ensure equitable experiences and educational activities for all Indigenous learners. Now in its third year, the Equity in Action Project is proving to be a very powerful tool in supporting Indigenous learners across the province.  Click here…

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New Indigenous Education Resources from the B.C.Ministry of Education

Jan 27, 2020 jjamison

New Indigenous Education Resources Two new resources to support teachers in incorporating Indigenous knowledge and perspectives in their classrooms are now available. Check out the Indigenous Knowledge and Perspectives in K–12 Curriculum and the Indigenous Education Resource Inventory on the Ministry of Education's curriculum website for more details.   Indigenous Education Resources   Indigenous…

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February 21st, 2020 Zonal Professional Development Conference

Jan 21, 2020 jjamison
February 21st, 2020 Zonal Professional Development Conference

Please register as soon as possible. Workshop sessions are filling up fast. This conference is bringing in teachers from all over our our zone to collaborate together to further advance our practice. Don't miss out on this opportunity. This is our first zonal conference where all of the districts got together to have our pro-d on the same day.   February 21st, 2020 Okanagan Zonal Professional Development…

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