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Professional Development Articles

Connecting to Others

Feb 26, 2020 jjamison
Connecting to Others

This innovative coaching and leadership training series will give you tools to more effectively reach your goals and foster the changes you are striving for—whether you’re working with children, youth, families, health, natural resources, education or employment.   Are you a Health Program Manager? During Champions of Change you will learn how to build and maintain positive uplifting teams and…

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Nothing to hide? My privacy everyday

Feb 26, 2020 jjamison
Nothing to hide? My privacy everyday

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Anne Davies - Educator Insights

Feb 26, 2020 jjamison
Anne Davies - Educator Insights

Collecting Evidence of Learning Whether in elementary or secondary classrooms, today’s curricula are far too complex to assess using products only. A case in point comes from students in a third-grade classroom. Each student identified two goals for the upcoming term - one learning goal and one social responsibility goal. One very reflective and honest student set the goal of being more collaborative…

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COTA Professional Development in SD#23

Feb 25, 2020 jjamison

Professional Development in SD#23 5 days of professional development – called non –Instructional days in the district calendar. Three days in the week before school starts, one day in October (Provincial PSA Day), and one day in February (Friday before Family day). Summer Pro-D can be in-lieu days October and February – must be held on the pd days – no in-lieu. Use own school, attend COTA Conference…

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AI the #1 emerging job in 2020

Feb 18, 2020 jjamison

 gg The courses below are free to take. There are many more courses that edX offers (2500+).  There is a charge if one wants a certificate or credit from the University. Anyone can take advantage of these opportunities. I pass them on to interested students as well as do a few of them each year. Did you know that Artificial Intelligence Specialist was named the #1…

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