May 17, 2019
DISTRICT PROFESSIONAL LEARNING
Career Ed Youth TRAIN in Trades Staff Exploration Tour – June 24, 2019 8:00am-2:45pm
Visit Langley’s Youth TRAIN in Trades (formerly ACE IT) programs at four school sites and learn from students and staff about the depth and impact of these great student opportunities. Lunch will be provided. Click HERE to register.
Call for presenters! Pre-K & K Conference in Langley!
Planning is underway for the Pre-K & K Conference that takes place on Friday, October 25 (the Provincial Pro-D Day). If you are or know of a Pre-K or K teacher that would be a wonderful addition to our conference, please contact Ngaire (Ny-ree) Leaf in Professional Services (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Dare to Lead – A book club for anyone who wants to step up and into brave leadership
Please join Dawne Tomlinson and Gail Markin to explore and work through Brene Brown’s new book: Dare to Lead brave work; tough conversations, whole hearts. Open to formal and informal leaders in the district. Brene Brown says that a leader is anyone that takes responsibility for recognizing the potential in people and ideas and has the courage to develop that potential. If that sounds like you, come and join the discussion and learning! SAVE THE DATES! Registration in September. October 9th, Nov 6, Dec 4, Jan 22.
Apple Teacher – Learn. Get inspired.
Explore more than 75 new learning resources to help you master key iPad features and apps. You’ll discover hands-on tutorials that make it easy to learn new skills. Find fresh ideas that you can apply in your own lessons and daily workflows. And get inspiration to take your teaching further, no matter where you are on your Apple Teacher journey. Learning something new on iPad – click HERE
Learning First Peoples – Summer Institute 2019
The Learning First Peoples Summer Institute is designed to support educators to bring quality, authentic First Peoples teaching and learning into BC classrooms. The three sessions will introduce resources that focus on themes, issues, and topics of importance to First Peoples learning and informed by the First Peoples Principles of Learning. Each session will include print resources, activities and opportunities for professional dialogue and networking.
UNBC Summit 2019 Save the Date
The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is coordinating Summit 2019, Building Towards Inclusivity, Ways of Knowing and Internationalization in Education. The Summit will take place August 28-August 29, 2019 at the UNBC Prince George Campus. For further information and ongoing updates click HERE.
French Summer Institutes UBC – July 2019
Bursaries Still Available for BC Teachers to Study French at UBC in July 2019. UBC Extended Learning supports continuing education for BC teachers with bursaries funded by the Government of Canada and administered on behalf of the French Education Branch of the BC Ministry of Education. Certified teachers, and eligible non-certified teachers and BC school district staff can apply for bursaries that cover French Summer Institute tuition.
Volunteer Recruitment for the Langley Centennial Museum
The Langley Centennial Museum, located in the historic village of Fort Langley, takes an active role in the education of all ages within arts, culture, and local heritage. Each year, over 35,000 visitors tour the museum and participate in museum-organized events and programming, with over 14,000 students participating in school programs. The museum is looking for energetic and enthusiastic volunteers to join for a multitude of opportunities all throughout the summer! With Canada Day just around the corner, and summer camps for kids starting very soon, we are looking for volunteers to join our team who are looking for experience working with kids, an opportunity to gain volunteer hours, or anyone looking for something to keep busy this summer! Volunteers with the museum are required to complete a Police Information Check prior to volunteering, but once accepted can volunteer on an ongoing basis and receive a volunteer reference letter and proof of volunteership, in addition to 10% off in our gift shop! Summer camps also include field trips to some exciting locations on which our volunteers are invited! If you are interested in volunteering with us, please email email@example.com, visit our website tol.ca for an application, or call 604 532 3536 to talk to the front desk. We are also able to provide applications for walk-in applicants!
Richard Bulpitt Elementary Gym
20965 77A Avenue, Langley
June 7, 2019 5:00pm (doors open at 4:30pm)
Click HERE for further details.
#101 18789 Fraser Highway, Surrey
June 11, 2019 5:00-8:00pm
Click HERE for further details.