Not sure what qualifies as Professional Development? Check out Guidelines for Uses of Pro-D Funds – click HERE
Upcoming Pro-D Opportunities:
BRITISH COLOMBIA ASSOCIATION OF MATHIMATICS TEACHERS (BCAMT): OCTOBER 22, 2021
Virtual, 60th Northwest Mathematics Conference
INTERMEDIATE AND MIDDLE YEARS TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION (PITA): OCTOBER 22, 2021
Over 85 workshops in almost every subject area for Grade 4-9 teachers.
Conference details and registration at https://mypita.ourconference.ca.
SOUTH ISLAND PARTNERSHIP PRO-D WORKSHOP SERIES: OCTOBER 22, NOVEMBER 12, FEBRUARY 18, 2022
Calling all Trades and Skills Teachers, PE Teachers, Physics teachers and Culinary Teachers! Check out the FREE workshops for you!
VANCOUVER ISLAND Y PRO-D OPPORTUNITY: OCTOBER 22, 2021
Once again offering their hit ProD opportunity Wild Mind: A Nature and Mindfullness workshop. Teachers are invited to join in for a day of inspiration, reflection and learning. This workshop has successfully be helping teachers connect with nature and practice mindfulness, since 2018. Information and registration on our website
SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING: AN ONLINE HEART-MIND COURSE:
A comprehensive and evidence-informed SEL course, delivered in a brief and engaging online format.
Group rates are available–consider enrolling a cohort of colleagues. The course takes 5-10 hours to complete, and participants will receive a Certificate upon completion. register here.
BC SCIENCE TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION CATALYST 2021: OCTOBER 22, 2021
DOING Science: Assessing Competencies and Teaching Science as a Verb
A VIRTUAL conference on OCTOBER 22, 2021
With more than 60 workshop options from amazing presenters from across North America. Options are available for all grade levels K-12. Visit http://bcscta.ourconference.ca for workshop details and the event schedule
CLASSROOMS TO COMMUNITIES: OCTOBER 22-23 2021
A virtual conference – listening to the land, giving voice to the sea – stories to nourish hope and resiliency.
More information here
A virtual conference by the Aboriginal Education Association. For more information and to register, please click here
- Use your PD Funds to purchase academic journals and books. This is a great way to engage in PD, especially for those who have family commitments and find it difficult to leave home to attend conferences. Read more with this PD article
- For events throughout the school year that have been advertised via the BCTF! BCTF Pro-D Opportunities Calendar
- BCTF Free Archived Webinars on various educational topics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIj8SnwEh1o&list=PLeahEV3iEvnrRC3YRPzHoNIi6Mo79GtYB&index=3