Educator Professional Development

Conference 2017 - Celebrating Canadian Diversity: Building Bridges through Arts and Learning

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00pm

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning (Le Réseau canadien pour les arts et l'apprentissage) is thrilled to announce our National Conference Celebrating Canadian Diversity, October 18-20, 2017 in the stunning, cultural gathering space of the Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health in Ottawa.

The Canadian Institute for Digital Literacies Learning

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 11:00am to Friday, July 14, 2017 - 11:00am

The Canadian Institute for Digital Literacies Learning will take place from July 10-14, 2017 at the Faculty of Education at the University of Ottawa. As a friend of our Faculty, we thought you might be interested in joining us for this first-ever institute, and in becoming a founding member of this new network of digital literacies leaders in Canadian schools.

Institute themes include: Developing New Literacies Skills Through Inquiry, The Maker Movement, Video Games and Learning Interactions, and Critical Digital Video Design & Production.

World Alliance for Arts Education Conference: Engaging with Communities (New Zealand)

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 10:30am to Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:30am

The 7th World Alliance for Arts Education Conference will be held in Auckland, New Zealand from 22-25 November 2017.

 

The aim of the conference is to share and build research and practice that evidences creative pedagogies in community and /or institutional contexts.  Key features of the conference include:

• Recognition of diverse pedagogies and cultural practices.  The conference will open with a traditional Māori welcome (Powhiri)

• One day of the conference dedicated to the Pacific

North Bay Eduarts Hub

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Join us for this lunchtime Eduarts Hub entitled Diverse Forms of Indigenous Arts in Education. Refresh your perspective with a professional development session while you network with your peers and make new connections in the arts and learning community, engage in discussion and help shape the Eduarts Map. Leave with new tools to rejuvenate your classroom, workplace or artistic practice.

Eduarts Hub - Regina

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm

Artful Practices in Storytelling. Join us for an engaging session of professional development, networking and lend your voice to an important initiative by UNESCO to increase access to arts and learning worldwide.

Eduarts Hub - Kingston

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 -
4:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us at the beautiful waterfront Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning for this year's Eduarts Hub in Kingston. Listen to presentations about dynamic advances in Kingston's arts and learning community, explore partnerships in a networking session and share your thoughts about mapping arts and learning.