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Professional Development
CONFERENCES/OPPORTUNITIES

Att: French-Language Teachers
Teacher Study

University of Ottawa
Participate in a study on the shortage of teachers in French-language schools in minority settings. The study is sponsored by the Canadian Teachers Federation.
For more information visit: https://mailchi.mp/ef1f0f044ee2/participate-in-new-research

May 13-June 26, 2019
ED 3040 – The Assessment and Development of Children’s Language Abilities — (Offered Online)
This course focuses on techniques for assessing language abilities in primary/elementary and intermediate/secondary students.
Faculty of Education, MUN
For more information visit: https://citl.mun.ca/learning/courselistings.php?S=ListingsCourses&CVU=ED3040

May 13-June 26, 2019
ED 4901 – Effective Teaching Strategies for Multi-Grade/Multi-Age – (Offered Online)
This course examines the implications of implementing a philosophy of multi-age pedagogy in the primary, elementary and intermediate grades (K-9).
Faculty of Education, MUN
For more information visit: https://citl.mun.ca/learning/courselistings.php?S=ListingsCourses&CVU=ED4901

June 3, 2019
Women’s Symposium 2019

“Women Deliver Public Education”
This one-day Symposium will enable participants to explore women in leadership, equity, and safety and well-being as well as a host of gender issues.
Westin Bayshore,
Vancouver, BC
More Information and Registration

July 2-5, 2019
Developing Successful Schools Leadership Institute 2019
“Unleashing Your Personal Power”
An institute for school/district administrators, teachers and other educators from Atlantic Canada.
Mount Allison University
Sackville, NS
For more information contact George Tucker at: gtucker@nlta.nl.ca
Registration is Now Closed

July 16-19, 2019
Yoga in Schools Canadian Conference 2019

“Power of the Feminine”
These all-levels workshops are designed to support and empower all female-identifying students.
Chocolate Lake Hotel
Halifax, NS
To register email: info@breathingspaceyogastudio.ca or ph: 902-444-YOGA (9642)

July 17-19, 2019
Att: Science Teachers
Canadian Light Source Teachers Workshop

This is a 3-day hands-on workshop for high school teachers and professional educators. Participants will explore real life science connected to curricula by connecting science education with science research.
Saskatoon, SK
More Information and Registration

Aug. 6-9, 2019 – French Tour
Canadian Woodlands Forum
FORESTS WORTH KNOWING 2019 Atlantic Teachers Tour”
A unique opportunity for teachers in Atlantic Canada to learn about forests and the people who work in the forestry sector.
Charlo, N.B
For more information & registration visit: www.teacherstour.com/fr/accueil
Deadline: May 31, 2019

Aug. 6-9, 2019
CONTACT 2019 (The Conference on New Teaching and Classroom Techniques)

Celebrating Over 40 Years of Atlantic Teacher Organizations”
University of New Brunswick
Saint John, NB
For more information contact John Veitch at: jveitch@nlta.nl.ca
Registration is Now Closed

Aug. 19-22, 2019 – English Tour
Canadian Woodlands Forum

FORESTS WORTH KNOWING 2019 Atlantic Teachers Tour”
A unique opportunity for teachers in Atlantic Canada to learn about forests and the people who work in the forestry sector.
Truro, NS
For more information & registration visit: www.teacherstour.com/en/home
Deadline: May 31, 2019

Sept. 20, 2019
Physical Education & Health Education Council
Innovate, Educate, Integrate, Motivate: Working Together to Improve Physical, Social and Emotional Well-Bei
ng
Both councils are joining together to host a Fall Provincial Conference. Educators will be provided with a full day professional development focused on the health and well-being of students.
Memorial University
St. John’s NL
Go to
@PESICNL  or  @NLTA_Health_Ed for updates such as Call for Presenters & Registration Information
If you are interested in presenting click here.

Sept. 26-28, 2019
LIFT-NL – Literacy Innovations for Today Newfoundland and Labrador
A Literacy Conference for Teachers
The conference will be a gathering of literacy educators from across Canada with keynote speakers and 28 workshop presenters.
Memorial University & Holiday Inn
St. John’s NL
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More information and registration

Oct. 24-25, 2019
Music Council
RESONATE 2019

Keynote and Feature Presenter is Gena Pretty-Norbury. Early Bird Registration: $75.00; after Sept. 30: $100.00.
Sandman Signature Hotel
St. John’s NL
For more information visit: nlmsic.com
Registration Opens June 1, 2019