Pro-D Opportunities

Pro-D Chair: Kyla Hadden – kylahadden@hotmail.com

Registration for School District 83 Inservice and Professional Development is typically available at https://inservice.sd83.bc.ca/

Information about the New Curriculum (K-9 2016 implementation)  can be found here.

Upcoming Events:
Check back soon for more exciting opportunities.

Summer Pro D:

UBCO – Kelowna – Summer Institute in Education – Imagination, Creativity and Connections
-July 4 – August 4
-Adolescent Readers
-Success for All
-Experiential Numeracy
-Promoting Community Connections
-Many other courses
http://education.ok.ubc.ca/programs/sie.html

UBC – Vancouver – Summer Institute Offerings
–       July 5-21
–       Teaching to Diversity
–       Outdoor Education
–       Assessment
–       Intro to Creative Coding
–       Many other courses
http://pdce.educ.ubc.ca/workshops-institutes/

Excellence in Writing
–      Parksville
–      August 21-23
http://www.writingwell.ca/Annual-Summer-Workshop.php

SFU – MyPita – Easy Coding for Teachers
– July 11-14
– Vancouver
http://mypita-coding.ourconference.ca

Miscellaneous Opportunities:
-Inquiry Projects – There are a number of different inquiry projects running in our district.  The BCTF will bring in facilitators to help school groups develop their own inquiry projects for professional development. Please contact your Pro-D Chair for more information.

-UVic Speakers Bureau – Free to school groups.  For more information visit:
http://www.uvic.ca/communications/speakersbureau/

-Central Okanagan Teachers Association –
http://www.mycota.ca/conferences.html

-Vernon Teachers Association –
http://www.vernonta.com/prodmain.html

– Kamloops Thompson Teachers Association –
http://www.ktta.ca

Additional Pro-D activities occuring outside of our district can be found on the BCTF Pro-D Website or by contacting your Staff Rep.

Information on BCTF Pro-D expectations and guidelines can be found in this very helpful powerpoint presentation.

More information can also be found in the Pro-D Handbook.

Pro-D Forms