Edition 2019/05/24 In The Loop

May 24, 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 (nleaf@sd35.bc.ca).

Summer Boot Camp 2019 (August 27 & 28)
Ready yourself to meet the 2019-2020 school year confidently and enthusiastically by attending this two-day camp! With specific sessions designed for classroom teachers at different levels, for resource room teachers, and for TTOCs, you will explore valuable strategies for the development of an empowering learning culture in your classroom. Included with registration for the full two-day Boot Camp are the following: continental breakfast and on-site food truck lunch on Day 1 as well as catered lunch on Day 2. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to attend an optional Information Session and/or Panel Discussion on August 28th. Click HERE to see the full program. Register HERE today!

DISTRICT  LEARNING COMMONS

The due date for all DLC items this year is Thursday, June 6, 2019. This is so that we can complete an inventory, review stock (and replace missing items), and organize the collection for the coming school year. Please make every effort to return any DLC items you have borrowed by this date.

We hope that you have enjoyed having the DLC open again this year! If you didn’t get a chance to check us out, please visit this site to find out how to view our catalogue HERE. Bookings for the next school year are already available for your planning convenience. Your school’s Teacher-Librarian is a great resource to use if you need assistance with logging in or booking, and we at the DLC are also available to assist you. Just email av@sd35.bc.ca to reach us.

If you have questions, comments, or suggestions for the DLC, we would very much like to hear from you. We want the DLC to improve each year and be increasingly useful and utilized by our teachers, so thank you in advance for any feedback.

OUTSIDE DISTRICT

Are you a teacher-leader eager to grow your knowledge and skillset? We are very excited that Western Washington University is partnering with the Langley School District to provide a BC graduate program in Educational Leadership.  The program beginning September 2019 is filling up, and we wanted to ensure all interested Langley teachers have the opportunity to participate.  Please indicate your interest by completing the Letter of Intent HERE by May 31, 2019. Also, click HERE for a brochure containing more information for your reference. Some of the highlights of the program include:

-15 Month M.Ed Program – completion December 2020!
– Flexible Online/Face-to-Face blended program
– Local Faculty
– Canadian Educational Content
– All classes to take place at the Langley School Board office
– Meets TQS Requirements for Category 6

Please click HERE for more program information. You may also contact Lisa Lainchbury for more information at: llainchbury@sd35.bc.ca (604) 217-1994. Thank you for your interest and aspirations to grow as leaders!

M.Ed. in Educational Administration – Western Washington University
Objectives Aspiring Teacher Leaders Designed for educators who wish to earn a master’s degree focused on school leadership. Aspiring Principals Designed for educators who wish to satisfy requirements for the Washington State residency administrator certificate (principal) while earning a master’s degree.

RETIREMENTS

Angelo Pulice
Jimi Mac’s Pub
19935 96 Avenue, Langley
June 6, 2019 4:00pm
RSVP Click HERE
Online Payment Click HERE

Calvin Leung
Richard Bulpitt Elementary Gym
20965 77A Avenue, Langley
June 7, 2019 5:00pm (doors open at 4:30pm)
Click HERE for further details.

Joanne Jakubec
Dublin Crossing
#101 18789 Fraser Highway, Surrey
June 11, 2019 5:00-8:00pm
Click HERE for further details.

Christine Guillemette & Jamie Thomas (Belmont)
Newlands Bar & Grill
21025 48 Ave, Langley
June 21, 2019 4:30pm
Click HERE for further details and for payment click HERE

Instructional Services | #Think35

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