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Professional Development

Attn: 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:

Attn: History & Social Studies Teachers
Grace Irwin Award

This award is worth $500 and is designed to reward a secondary school teacher who teaches one or more of: ancient history, ancient civilizations, Latin & ancient Greek.
More Information & Application

Attn: Technology Education Teachers
Professional Learning Opportunity

TESIC in partnership with Brilliant Labs are offering funding for four NL teachers to travel to New York City in September to attend The World Maker Faire.
More Information

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:
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: or ph: 902-444-YOGA (9642)

July 17-19, 2019
Attn: 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
More information

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:
View Program Schedule / Agenda
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:
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
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

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:

Nov. 16, 2019
Technology Education  Council
Biennial General Meeting

This will be a professional learning opportunity day on the topic of Math and Coding for Grades K-8 as well as the election of the TESIC Executive Committee.
NLESD District Conference Centre
St. John’s NL
If you are interested in attending fill out the Expression of Interest Form HERE.

May 1, 2020
Teacher Librarians of NL Council
Connect 2020 Conference

Location (TBD)
St. John’s NL
For more information contact: Leigh Borden at
More Information to Follow