We are very excited to be hosting Kristine Mraz, author of our favourite books, including "Mindset for Learning" and "Kids First From Day One". Click below for more information, and register on the staff development calendar.
If you have any questions, contact me at Tanis.Anderson@burnabyschools.ca.
If you are registered for our Powerful Understanding workshop with Adrienne Gear, here is the handout for you to download to your favourite device, or print off!
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Thank you to Nicole Wilson, for sharing her tips she provides parents as to how they can support writing at home.
Are you a Grades 3-9 teacher looking for professional learning on January 28? We are excited to have Lori Rog join us, author of "Struggling Readers: Why Band-aids Don't Stick and Worksheets Don't Work". Participants will receive a copy of the book. Register on the staff development calendar.
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Come and join us for our Disrupting Thinking Book Club! Participants will receive a copy of the book, and we will have such great conversations!
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Have you thought about Curriculum Implementation Day? It is fast approaching!
If you work with students from Grades 3-9, you might be interested in our session with Lori Rog!
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Thank you to Bryan Gidinski, District SOGI Support Teacher, for creating this fantastic SOGI booklist!
I am so excited that Miriam Miller is going to be facilitating a Social Emotional Learning Series for the 2018/2019 school year! She will be discussing SEL across the curriculum, and linking it to the core competencies. Register on the staff development calendar.
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We are so excited to bring Faye Brownlie back to our district for a September celebration! Join us September 27 at 3:45 at Burnaby Central, room A206. We will have yummy food, and Faye Brownlie will share her wisdom and ideas around meeting the needs of all literacy learners. She will share ideas on assessment, reading, writing, and the core competencies. You will leave the session enthused, and ready to take on the school year!
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Thank you to Jennifer Gonzalez for writing this thoughtful article for new teachers. However, I think all teachers would enjoy this article. Are you a marigold or a walnut tree? Read on to find out!
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