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Wednesday March 6 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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Thursday March 7 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Planning Network for Sudbury Families
Location: Tom Davies Square, Boardroom C-12
Contact: laura.urso@greatersudbury.ca

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Wednesday March 13 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 March 14 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Réfléchir et agir pour éducateurs et éducatrices poupon et bambins - Des invitations à jouer et à apprendre

Comment pouvons-nous créer des possibilités d'exploration avec des matériaux familiers?  Pouquoi les poupons et bambins sont-ils attirés par nos soigneux agencements de matériaux intéressants?  Ces agencements sont-ils des invitations à jouer ou à apprendre?

Si vous êtes un éducateur ou une éducatrice pour poupons ou bambins et que les 'invitations' vous préoccupent, joingnez-vous à nous pour réfléchir ensemble à ces questions.

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Location: Coeur des tout-petits, École publique Jeanne Sauvé, 300 rue Van Horne Sudbury
Contact: jane.tousignant@greatersudbury.ca

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Wednesday March 20 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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Monday March 25 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM POSTPONED - HR Fundamentals for Managers - Module 2 - Recruitment and Selection

Cambrian College is pleased to be offering the second workshop in a series of workshops designed to support RECEs working in administrative positions or those who want to increase their knowledge of HR practices.

Following the HR Lesiglation for Managers workshop, the second workshop will focus on Recruitment and Selection.In this workshop, we will discuss best practices as it relates to the recruitment and selection of employees:

  • Creating job ads & where to post
  • What to ask and what not to ask in an interview
  • How to prepare for an interview
  • Conducting reference checks
  • What to include in offer letters

Each child care agency is invited to submit the name of one employee interested in expanding their knowledge base in HR fundamentals. Again, the facilitator welcomes industry related questions that impact our recruitment and selection process as part of the workshop timeframe to ensure the details support and are relevant to the work of RECEs in administrative positions.

The Recruitment & Selection workshop will be held on Monday, March 25th at Cambrian College from 12 to 4 p.m.The room of the workshop will be provided to participating individuals.

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Please click here in order to express your interest in participating. You will be notified by email if you have been accepted. 

Location: Cambrian College - Room to be determined
Contact: natalie.halushenski@greatersudbury.ca

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

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

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 (Salle 3315) - 21, boulevard Lasalle, Sudbury ON, P3A 6B1
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Tuesday March 26 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Connect and Reflect for Preschool Educators – Self-Regulation

What is self-regulation? What are common stressors that children may experience? What is the difference between a stress behaviour and misbehaviour? How can I promote self-regulation within my program? If you are a Preschool Educator and have been wondering about how to become a co-regulator, then join us as we discuss these questions. Resources and ideas will be shared.

Please click here to register on LMS under Professionalism.

Location: Discovery Early Learning & Care, Holy Trinity Catholic School, 1945 Hawthorne Street, Sudbury, Ontario
Contact: melissa.moulton@greatersudbury.ca

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Thursday March 28 9:00 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 as we reflect on our roles as Pedagogical Leaders and what that means and looks like to us and our sector. For those agencies who have not designated a Pedagogical Leader, we welcome you to send a representative. 

During this session we will be reflecting on Chapter 8 of the book "Leading Change in the Early Years" by Jillian Rodd. We will also share perspectives on our definition of Quality. 

Parking passes will be provided for those parking underground.

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

Date: March 28th, 2019

Time: 9 am to noon

Location: Provincial Building - 7th Floor P-7

Please click here to register on LMS under Professionalism.

Location: Provincial Building 199 Larch Street, 7th floor Boardroom A - P7
Contact: jane.tousignant@greatersudbury.ca

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