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COTA Zonal Professional Development Day Conference

Jan 07, 2019 jjamison

Brochure Zonal Professional Development Day Conference – February 22, 2019 This year it was decided that the Health and Wellness Symposium and the Zonal Conference would run together under the title of Zonal Professional Development Day Conference and Wellness Symposium. This joint conference has opened up more choice for Participants. There are 79 sessions and 3 keynote speakers. Participants may…

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Our Lives Through Our Eyes: Art from the Nk'Mip Day School

Jan 07, 2019 jjamison
Our Lives Through Our Eyes: Art from the Nk'Mip Day School

Here is a note from Kelowna Museums. Click here for information     Kelowna Museums and Kelowna Art Gallery have collaborated to put on an amazing pro-d opportunity for teachers. Throughout our joint showing of the exhibition Our Lives Through Our Eyes: Art from the Nk’Mip Day School, we will be hosting a series of workshops around the themes of cultural sensitivity and Truth and Reconciliation.…

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The Conversation

Dec 31, 2018 jjamison

Click here to view this message in your web-browser.   Edition: CA 27 December 2018 Academic rigour, journalistic flair       Reflections from our Environment Editor With only a few days left in 2018, it’s time to revisit some of the year’s top environmental stories. When I wrote my year-end newsletter in 2017, The Conversation…

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7 Most popular Education Week stories in 2018

Dec 31, 2018 jjamison

As 2018 comes to a close, take a look back at the 7 most popular Education Week stories and opinions that were published this year.   1. 10 Game-Changing Ideas in Education 2. Kids Need Play and Recess. Their Mental Health May Depend on It. (Opinion) 3. A Look at How Principals Really Drive School Improvement 4. Why Special Educators Really Leave the Classroom 5. Why…

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Happy New Year from Five Moore Minutes!

Dec 31, 2018 jjamison
Happy New Year from Five Moore Minutes!

I hope you all have had a restful holiday! We are excited to keep you updated on what's been happening, and what content you can expect, from Five Moore Minutes in the year to come! First of all, have you heard about Five Moore Minutes?! Shelley Moore has teamed up with some incredible organizations, and is bringing you monthly themes and weekly content.  Each month is organized around a new YouTube…

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