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:

October Pro-d Opportunities:

Most Provincial Specialist Associations (PSA) are hosting conferences on October 19th.  A full list, and links to their websites can be found at https://bctf.ca/JoinAPSA/  Here are a few options:

PITA conference – Delta http://www.pita.ca

BCTELA conference – Port Moody http://bctela.ca

BCScTA conference – Kelowna https://bcscta.com/catalyst-conference/
BCPTA conference – Richmond http://www.bcpta.ca/wordpress/
COTA – Central Okanagan Teachers’ Association – Kelowna https://www.mycota.ca/conferences/october-pro-d.html
Kelowna Tech Pro-D – https://www.innovate-ed.ca/ 

Miscellaneous Pro-d Opportunities:

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

Science world – STEM workshops that will come to you https://www.scienceworld.ca/pro-d

Learn to Move, Move to Learn – (I’ve attached a PDF, can you post it here).

A copy the BCTF Pro-d lens can be found here https://bctf.ca/ProfessionalDevelopment.aspx

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