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Free Webinar - Build an Effective Virtaul Classroom

Sep 29, 2020 jjamison
Free Webinar - Build an Effective Virtaul Classroom

  Get Your Students Excited About Remote Learning. Build an Effective Virtual Classroom Today With Broadcast-Quality Content!   In the Enhanced Remote & Virtual Learning Webinar, you will discover how to create engaging, high-quality video content that keeps students involved in any video communication platform such as Zoom or Google Classroom.   Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020,…

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BC Teachers of English Language Arts Virtual Conference Oct. 23rd, 2020

Sep 29, 2020 jjamison

 Hello BCTELA members,  We hope the start of the year with your students has been as smooth as possible. It is the time to nurture connections and community. This is exactly what our BCTELA conferences have come to represent to our members - connection and community. I am excited to tell you that our conference committee has been working hard to move our conference online, and promises the same feeling…

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Anne Davies and Sandra Herbst - Webinar Series

Sep 22, 2020 jjamison
Anne Davies and Sandra Herbst - Webinar Series

Dear Joe, These are the very first days and weeks of school for many of us. This year, teachers know that keeping students safe, while building relationships, is absolutely key to our success. We also know that the coming weeks and months are uncertain. We need to establish ways of learning together that will work well when we are together and when we are apart, because face-to-face in-person instruction…

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SD#23 and COTA Teacher Inquiry - Invitation to Participate

Sep 22, 2020 jjamison

BCTF/SD23/COTA Teacher Inquiry Pro-D Project 2020-21 Are you craving time to reflect on your teaching and to have the opportunity to participate in powerful and relevant conversations about teaching and student learning with your colleagues? Would you like to spend time on important teaching questions that are important to your daily work? This Professional Learning Option might be just right for…

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Trauma-Informed Teaching: How to Identify and Help Students During COVID-19

Sep 22, 2020 jjamison
Trauma-Informed Teaching: How to Identify and Help Students During COVID-19

  Trauma-Informed Teaching: How to Identify and Help Students During COVID-19   Schools are back in session, but the impact of trauma during COVID-19 continues. Host Peter DeWitt will be joined by Ricky Robertson and Nadine Burke-Harris to discuss how to encourage resilience, prioritize student mental health, and focus on social emotional learning. Take part in this critical discussion…

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