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Chinese Bilingual Collaboration K-12

Chinese Bilingual Collaboration Day! The Edmonton Public School Board has had a Chinese Bilingual Program for 35 years! Bringing together all teachers in our district (more than 60) as well as the other districts that have a Chinese Program in our province will provide these language teachers time to share best practices, collaborate and learn!
Speaker:Heather Langenhahn
Location: Westin Room:Strathcona Room (Tables 80)
Time: Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:00 AM - 3:45 PM
Remaining Seats: 53
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Zany Cardstock Lettering

Join published artist and calligrapher Sally Towers-Sybblis as she demonstrates an out of the box creative method for making letters. Using only cardstock, a pencil, scissors, and glue, you will create your own handcrafted word. The method used to make this style of lettering is know as negative space creation. Prepare to be challenged in ways you didn't think possible. This project is a real brain teaser but lots of fun!! It is great for use in classroom projects. Use it also as a way to challenge a students thought process. No experience is necessary for this session. You will leave with a finished project. Please note: there is a session fee of $15/delegate for art materials.
Speaker:Sally Towers-Sybblis
Location: Harry Ainlay Room:Comtech 224
Time: Thursday, February 28, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Remaining Seats: 20
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Artful Agendas

Join published artist and calligrapher Sally Towers-Sybblis to create several fun decorative elements that can be used for simple loose leaf lined agendas. Learn how to use colored markers and papers as mediums for creative page layouts. Some of these techniques can also transfer into simple art projects for the classroom. You will also be shown a simple lettering font that can be incorporated into the agenda. Get your students excited by sharing techniques that combine creativity and daily planning! No experience required. Please note: There is a $15 registration fee for art materials.
Speaker:Sally Towers-Sybblis
Location: Harry Ainlay Room:Comtech 224
Time: Thursday, February 28, 2019 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Remaining Seats: 12
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Building a Thinking Mathematics Classroom

In this session, Dr. Peter Liljedahl looks at a series of tools, emerging from research, that can help to build an environment conducive to problem-based learning. He will unpack his research that demonstrates that a problem-based learning environment and culture can quickly be established, even in classrooms where students resist change.
Speaker:Peter Liljedahl
Location: Shaw Room:Salon 5/6 (120)
Time: Friday, March 01, 2019 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Remaining Seats: 1
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