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« November 2018 »
Thursday November 1 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Pedagogical Support Study Group

Pedagogical Support Study Group

A study group to support the implementation of early learning pedagogy

With the support of study group facilitators, participating individuals will engage in a professional community of practice, over a period of six months, to reflect on various aspects of the early years curriculum How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years. 

Through a combination of workshops, hands on activities, critical reflections, collaborative inquiry and mentoring, participants will gain a better understanding of the guiding values and principles for early learning programs in Ontario and how they influence professional practice.

*For Pedagogical Support Study Group Participants Only

Location: Collège Boréal, Room M3360
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Tuesday November 6 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Mindfulness

Let’s come together to experience mindfulness meditation. We will explore a variety of practices to suit all learning styles. 

If you wish, you can bring a yoga mat, a small cushion, and blanket. These are not necessary but will enhance your practice. 

Please register on LMS under Professionalism

Location: Collège Boréal -Room 4608
Contact: Melanie.Lelievre@collegeboreal.ca

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Wednesday November 7 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Pedagogical Support Internship Meeting

Pedagogical Internship – Pedagogical Support Program

Supporting the development of pedagogical leaders and mentors in early learning

With the support of a mentor and through a combination of individual coaching, consultations and shared resources, program participants will be supported in developing the skills required to provide pedagogical leadership in early learning settings.  Participants will learn how to plan, organise, set up and support a professional learning community of practice for educators through a study group, and how to mentor colleagues in implementing the beliefs and values of a play-based curriculum.

*For Interns Only

Location: Collège Boréal, Room M3360
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Thursday November 8 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Planning Network for Sudbury Families
Location: Provincial C&D
Contact: laura.urso@greatersudbury.ca

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Tuesday November 13 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Connect and Reflect with Infant and Toddler Educators - The Environment is a Teacher

How well does each part of your early learning environment invite investigation, lingering, conversation and collaboration?  If you have been wondering about this then join us to reflect with other educators regarding your early learning environment. Participants are asked to bring a photo of they're environment to share with the group.

Please click here to register on LMS under Professionalism

Location: Montessori School of Sudbury, 295 Victoria Street Sudbury
Contact: jane.tousignant@greatersudbury.ca

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Wednesday November 14 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Pedagogical Support Study Group

Pedagogical Support Study Group

A study group to support the implementation of early learning pedagogy

With the support of study group facilitators, participating individuals will engage in a professional community of practice, over a period of six months, to reflect on various aspects of the early years curriculum How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years. 

Through a combination of workshops, hands on activities, critical reflections, collaborative inquiry and mentoring, participants will gain a better understanding of the guiding values and principles for early learning programs in Ontario and how they influence professional practice.

*For Pedagogical Support Study Group Participants Only

Location: Collège Boréal, Room M3360
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Saturday November 17 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Northern Ontario Reggio Network Documentation Session - Reflecting with teachers and educators on children's thinking and learning

Documentation is not about finding answers, but generating questions.” Filippini

The Northern Ontario Reggio Network is inviting those interested in studying traces of children’s actions captured as photos. In collaboration with colleagues, our goal is to hear multiple perspectives on children’s thinking and learning.

Location: Sudbury Library Southend

This sessions are free and open to anyone, whether you are new to the idea of documentation or where it has been part of your practice for a long time.

Plan ahead and save the dates for future sessions:

November 17th, January 12th, February 16th, March 23rd, April 13th, May 25th

RSVP if you plan on attending. If you would like to bring a photo to share at this first session, please let Julie Kelly know at kellyj@rscloud.ca

Please feel free to share this invitation with colleagues. Everyone is welcome.

Location: Sudbury Public Library Southend, 1991 Regent Street
Contact: Julie Kelly kellyj@rscloud.ca

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Tuesday November 20 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Mindfulness

Let’s come together to experience mindfulness meditation. We will explore a variety of practices to suit all learning styles. 

If you wish, you can bring a yoga mat, a small cushion, and blanket. These are not necessary but will enhance your practice. 

Please register on LMS under Professionalism

Location: Collège Boréal -Room 4608
Contact: Melanie.Lelievre@collegeboreal.ca

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Wednesday November 21 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Pedagogical Support Internship Meeting

Pedagogical Internship – Pedagogical Support Program

Supporting the development of pedagogical leaders and mentors in early learning

With the support of a mentor and through a combination of individual coaching, consultations and shared resources, program participants will be supported in developing the skills required to provide pedagogical leadership in early learning settings.  Participants will learn how to plan, organise, set up and support a professional learning community of practice for educators through a study group, and how to mentor colleagues in implementing the beliefs and values of a play-based curriculum.

*For Interns Only

Location: Collège Boréal, Room M3360
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Saturday November 24 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Pedagogical Support Study Group

Pedagogical Support Study Group

A study group to support the implementation of early learning pedagogy

With the support of study group facilitators, participating individuals will engage in a professional community of practice, over a period of six months, to reflect on various aspects of the early years curriculum How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years. 

Through a combination of workshops, hands on activities, critical reflections, collaborative inquiry and mentoring, participants will gain a better understanding of the guiding values and principles for early learning programs in Ontario and how they influence professional practice.

*For Pedagogical Support Study Group Participants Only

Location: Collège Boréal, Room M3360
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Tuesday November 27 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Connect and Reflect with Pedagogical Leaders

If you are a designated Pedagogical Leader within your agency, we welcome you to join us for the afternoon as we reflect on our roles as Pedagogical Leaders and what that means and looks like to us and our sector. During these sessions we will be reflecting on the book "Leading Change in the Early Years by Jillian Rodd". We will also be reflecting on the Image of the Educator and how we can document our learning.  For those agencies who have not designated a Pedagogical Leader, we welcome you to send a representative. Parking passes will be provided for those parking undergound.

"We do not learn from experience, we learn from reflecting on experience." John Dewey

Please click here to register on LMS under Professionalism.

Location: Provincial Building - 7th Floor P-7, 199 Larch Street Sudbury
Contact: jane.tousignant@greatersudbury.ca

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  6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Réfléchir et agir pour les éducatrices et les éducateurs parascolaires

Développer des relations positives avec les familles et l'engagement parental

Vous êtes-vous déjà demandé comment engager les familles dans votre programme?

Si c’est le cas, rejoignez-nous pour une soirée de réflexion avec des éducatrices et des éducateurs qui partagent les mêmes pensées.

Nous suivrons un modèle de « communauté d’apprentissage », alors préparez-vous à avoir des conversations riches avec vos collègues. Les participants auront l’occasion de partager leurs succès et réfléchir davantage de la manière dont ils peuvent engager les familles dans leur programme.

Le stationnement est gratuit. La salle parascolaire est située au 3e étage dans la salle 3315.

Veuillez cliquer ici pour vous inscrire sur LMS sous Professionnalisme. 

Location: Centre pivot du Triangle magique – Site Collège Boréal, 21, boulevard Lasalle, Sudbury ON, P3A 6B1
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Wednesday November 28 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Pedagogical Support Internship Meeting

Pedagogical Internship – Pedagogical Support Program

Supporting the development of pedagogical leaders and mentors in early learning

With the support of a mentor and through a combination of individual coaching, consultations and shared resources, program participants will be supported in developing the skills required to provide pedagogical leadership in early learning settings.  Participants will learn how to plan, organise, set up and support a professional learning community of practice for educators through a study group, and how to mentor colleagues in implementing the beliefs and values of a play-based curriculum.

*For Interns Only

Location: Collège Boréal, Room M3360
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Thursday November 29 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Better Begginings Better Futures -Agency Fair Our Journey Together

A follow-up from Our Journey Together; Truth and Reconciliation a Day of Learning event. Let’s get together and share the services we offer to the community. Community members; come out and let your voices be heard.

Location:
Contact:

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  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Leadership Series - Cohort 5 - Session 3

Leadership Development Series – Living In Our Leadership 2018-2019

CCR's training is designed with a strength-based approach geared to influencing the development of leader's potential to improve results in the performance of their teams and leverage the way their organizations recruits, engages, develops and coaches their people. The material and tools used in their training aligns to evidence informed practice in the field of Organizational Development and is delivered by Facilitators with extensive experience and education in Leadership Development and Theory, and over 20 years' experience working in the Early Learning Sector. 

The training sessions include both conceptual frameworks related to the topic(s) for each session as well as opportunity for individual reflection and group activities that promote transfer of learning. Each participant completes the training with a strong understanding how they can individually maximize their own success as a leader and support the overall resiliency of the organization. 

*Preregistration required

Location: CCR, 662 Falconbridge Road Sudbury
Contact: Miranda Mackie (705) 525-0055

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Friday November 30 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Linking Land Based Inquiries To Early Learning -Ages 0 - 7?

A Gathering To Share Our Knowledge And Questions About Our Relationship To The Land And How We Can Link These Learning Opportunities To The Curriculum.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Early Childhood Educators, Kindergarten to Grade Two Teachers, EA’s, Teacher Assistants, Early Learning Administrators
COST: $ 100.00 (meals included) if not covered by your community school or board of education.

Location: Anderson Lake Spiritual Centre, 1091 Anderson Lake Rd,, Espanola, ON P5E 1T1
Contact: MelanieFrancis@kenigewinteg.ca

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