PD Session Resources

October

3. Learning With The Brain In Mind

For: all ED students (2nd and 3rd year students are recommended)

Est. Participants: 40

Date: October 19, 2017

Time: 1:00-2:20 pm

Location: TBD

Fee: Free for ESA members, $10 for non-ESA members

Certificate of Participation: YES!! (a great document to include in teaching portfolio)

Description:

Participants will explore a range of topics related to the brain and learning, and discover how to develop teaching strategies that engage our students’ brains.

To sign up click here!

November

1. Working With Parents to Promote Student Success

Est. Participants: 40

Date:  November 06, 2017

Time: 1:00-2:20 pm (Elementary ED students)

 3:00-4:20 pm (Secondary ED students)

Location: TBD

Fee: Free for ESA members, $10 for non-ESA members

Certificate of Participation: YES!! (great to include it in your teaching portfolio)

Elementary Ed Sign Up!

Secondary Ed Sign Up!

Past events

October

1. Classroom Management—What Works

For: Elementary ED students

Est. Participants: 40

Date:  October 4, 2017

Time: 1:00-2:30 pm

Location: ED South 158

Fee: Free

Sign up here!

Description:

Participants will learn how to teach students positive social skills and responses, and create structures and procedures that help students to understand what is expected and to accept responsibility for their actions.

The workshop will also demonstrate specific strategies that teachers can use to deal with difficult students and to respond to their parents. The workshop can be tailored to meet the needs of preservice, beginning, elementary or secondary teachers.*

*To read more, please click here!

2. Classroom Management—What Works

For: Secondary ED students

Est. Participants: 40

Date:  October 4, 2017

Time: 3:00-4:30 pm

Fee: Free

Sign up here

Description:

Participants will learn how to teach students positive social skills and responses, and create structures and procedures that help students to understand what is expected and to accept responsibility for their actions.

The workshop will also demonstrate specific strategies that teachers can use to deal with difficult students and to respond to their parents. The workshop can be tailored to meet the needs of preservice, beginning, elementary or secondary teachers.*

*To read more, please click here!

September

1. Supporting Positive Behaviour in Alberta Schools

Content: Behaviour issues in schools can interfere with learning, instruction and positive school climate. This workshop, based on current research and best practices, provides participants with information, strategies and tools for systematically teaching, supporting and reinforcing positive behaviour in classrooms.
Presenting organization: ATA
Date: September 13, 2017
Time: 12:00-14:00
Location: TBD
Available spots: 40
Register online here!
 
2. ATA TQS/Alberta Education Certification Presentation
Content: Alberta Teachers’ Association and Alberta Education is giving a great session for you to learn more about how to become a certified teacher, how your salary will be calculated, what TQS (Teaching Quality Standard) you will have to meet etc.
Presenting organizations: ATA and Alberta Ed
Date: September 20, 2017
Time: 3:00-5:20
Location: ECHA L1 190 
Subject: 3rd and 4th year students
Est. Participants: 250
To secure your spot, register online here!
3. Planning your Degree to Get Hired

Date: September 27, 2017 

Time: 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Location: ED North 2-115

Subject: All ESA members 

Est. Participants: 100

Register online here!

* Membership can be purchased at the ESA office during office hours or at the door of ED N 2-115 on Sept 27. Membership is $10, only cash is accepted. Thank you! 

ATA TQS&Alberta Education Certification Presentation

Supporting Positive Behaviour in Alberta Schools