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Friday, February 21

8:00am MST

8:30am MST

Instructional Leadership to Optimize Student Learning and Staff Development Telus 110Glenn Gibson Supervision and Evaluation - What Teachers Need to Know about the New Standards and Evaluation Policy Imperial 4Genevieve Blais Taking Assessment From Average to Awesome Macleod Hall E1Kiersten Villadsen Equity and Inclusion in Schools: Reflections for Educators Telus 105Nannette Gropp • Charity Alcocer Harbouring Hope | honing the gift of hanging on Imperial 7Peter Hill Spice Up Your Second-Language - Tried & True Tricks From Sign Language, Spanish & French Classrooms Telus 103Sheldon Betts • Lauren Price What Families are Saying About your Home Reading Supports CoLab(Former Telus 111)Haley Besenski Full Circle—Understanding Social Implications of Indigenous Realities Macleod Hall AJacqueline Young Let's Talk About Identity, Power & Privilege Imperial 5Uroog Quraishi Make Me a Maker- Fostering a Maker Mentality in Your School Imperial 1Joanne Papadopoulos President Schilling Unplugged Exhibition Hall EJason Schilling Building Math Fluency: An Introduction to Singapore Math Glen 204Chris Coyne Counting Collections: Developing Understanding of Numbers Glen 203Jennifer Plosz • Lana Pavlova Dice + Patterns +Art = Student Engagement and Creativity Glen 206Jane Felling Strength-Based Approaches for Elementary Math Students Telus 109Wanda Dechant and Kim Tackaberry • Krystal Abrahamowicz Build a Moral Conscience in Your Students Ideation 4Julianne Harvey Heart-based Meditation in a Classroom Setting Telus 108Matt Boisvert How to teach "that" kid (Part 2) Imperial 8Katharine Chapman • Adriana Sorbo • Jenny Porter Permaculture- designs & solutions from classroom to kitchen table Glen 201Lee Wynder The Parent Connection: Bridging the Gap Between Home and School Glen 208Jacquie Ganton The Amazing Race – Nutrition Edition! Glen 209Carley O'Kane Elves, Orcs, Hobbits and the Meaning of Life According to J.R.R. Tolkien: A Theological Investigation of Middle Earth Telus 106Dr. Gerard Mclarney Astronomy through an Indigenous Lens Macleod Hall E2Jennifer Howse Make a splash in your class! Meaningful Water Education and Action Projects Telus 101/102Kate Tucker Effectively ‘teaching’ writing for Social Studies Telus 104Mark Driedger Social Studies and Data Analysis Imperial 2Tatiana Meleshko • Casey Knoll Active Bodies, Thriving Brains: how movement fuels mental health Glen 202Theresa McIsaac • Christine Vokins The Highs and Lows of Taking a Leave of Absence Imperial 3Shannon Storey • Erin Siddall Design Thinking for Innovation - A Locally Developed Course Imperial 6Keith Christensen Inspired Learning! Teaching for Conceptual Understanding through Sustained Inquiry Macleod Hall DGarfield Gini-Newman (PRE-REG) Calgary Zoo: Nature Journaling through Destination Africa Off-Site - Location in DescriptionJen Duffy • Amy Hein (PRE-REG) Canadian Landscape à la Ted Harrison Telus 107Bogdan Konikowski (PRE-REG) Science Communication: Stories in the Classroom Macleod Hall BGreg Stein • Toby Plant • Kristen Cousineau (PRE-REG) Bullet Journaling- The Basics and Beyond Glen 205Rita Kruger • Kari Carriere Supporting Grieving Children & Teens in our Classrooms: Creating Compassionate Communities Macleod Hall E3Nadine Gariepy-Fisk (PRE-REG) iFLY STEM High School Program - Taking learning to a new height! Off-Site - Location in DescriptionChris Quick What you always wanted to know about bringing your band to a Band Festival Off-Site - Location in DescriptionRick Vander woude • Kathy MacRae • Alberta International Band Festival (PRE-REG) Equine Facilitated Learning & Wellness - An introduction to the possibilities this type of programming has to offer! Off-Site - Location in DescriptionDel Bodo • Amy Monea (PRE-REG) Health and Physical Education Institute in Canmore Off-Site - Location in DescriptionEver Active Schools • Health and Physical Education Council (PRE-REG) Adobe After Effects in the Classroom Off-Site - Location in DescriptionBrian Batista

10:00am MST

The Principal's Role in Teacher Induction Telus 110Glenn Gibson Outcomes Based Gradebooks Telus 104Mark Driedger (PRE-REG) Chop Chop, Knife Skills Anyone? Upper Select Board RoomDuane Sovyn 3D Design and 3D Printing in the Elementary and Jr High Option Classroom Imperial 9Jesse Keller We are all teachers of ELL: Supporting English Language Learners in Content Areas Glen 209Samantha Tomlinson • Lisa Smith Discipline Based Task Design 101 Macleod Hall E1Kiersten Villadsen Attracting New and Diverse Students with Popular Music Education Imperial 3Sheldon Arvay Bringing Indigenous Perspectives to K- 8 Readers through Balanced Literacy Glen 206Erin Reid Indigenous Alberta—The Footsteps of Our Ancestors Macleod Hall AJacqueline Young Making Learning Visible: Photographing and Co-Creating Learning Stories Macleod Hall E2Kristy Wolfe Teacher and Administrator Exchanges- 2 Week and 1 Year Exchanges Ideation 1Carolyn Freed The Power of Play - Engaging Learners of All Ages Imperial 1Anna Ponce E-Liability 2.0: Mitigating Risk in the Digital Age Imperial 4Genevieve Blais The Future is Female: Preparing Girls AND Boys for the Next Decade Ideation 4Julianne Harvey It’s Lit - Hip-Hop Literary Device Workshops Macleod Hall CDaniel Bennett (PRE-REG) Calgary Zoo: Numeracy in Pandas Off-Site - Location in DescriptionJen Duffy • Lanielle Laframboise Data Science in Elementary School Imperial 2Tatiana Meleshko • Casey Knoll Focus on Subtraction: from Intuition to Mastery Glen 203Jennifer Plosz • Lana Pavlova Math 15: A Course that Helps Students Transition from Math 9 to Math 10C Imperial 5Scott Seland • Dale Block Setting Your Kindergarten Students Up for Math Success Glen 204Chris Zarski Live your reality and help others live theirs Glen 201Lee Wynder Using Easy-Reader Novels to Teach Second Languages Telus 108Kristin Duncan Nutrition Myth-Busting Telus 105Ceileann Regan Prevention of Tobacco and Vaping Use: An Evidence-Based Approach Glen 208Sarah Hatton Imagining the Dragon: Unlocking Archetypal Themes in Popular Music and the Bible Telus 106Dr. Gerard Mclarney Bringing Social 8 to Life PART 2 Telus 103Joanna Zakus Hey, That's Not Fair! Students Take Action for Democracy Telus 101/102Barbara L Maheu Individualized report cards and parent emails in minutes! Imperial 8Trevor Armstrong Canada’s New Food Guide: Taking it to the Classroom Glen 202Da Bin Choi Creating Calm in the Centre of Chaos | learning to breathe deeply while gasping for air Imperial 7Peter Hill The Foundations of Literacy: What do I need to consider when building my literacy program with a focus on reading? CoLab(Former Telus 111)Dr. Miriam Ramzy • Michelle Bence (PRE-REG) Digitally Literate Changemakers: Supporting Student-Driven Solutions to Real-World Problems Telus 109Jennifer Ferguson (PRE-REG) Curling 101 Off-Site - Location in DescriptionTenielle Bachek

11:30am MST

Your Time is Precious - The Importance of Formative Assessment Glen 208James Francis Magical Manor - Breakout Telus 105Merry Franz Beginner Guitar Pedagogy...How to Start Young Players Correctly Imperial 3Sheldon Arvay Finding Our Way in Indigenous Education: Connecting Hearts and Minds Macleod Hall BLeslee Mills Incorporating Indigenous Content into your Everyday Classroom Imperial 4Veronica Doyle Indigenous Content in the New Teaching Quality Standards—Moving from Inspiring to Requiring Macleod Hall AShane Spriggs Making an Innovator - How to Encourage Innovative Risk-taking Imperial 6Keith Christensen Thinking About Learning - Metacognition and Mindfulness Imperial 1Uroog Quraishi (PRE-REG) Calgary Zoo: The One and Only Ivan; how stories stimulate inquiry Off-Site - Location in DescriptionJen Duffy How to Avoid Death by Shakespeare Glen 209Sara Douglas Solid Roots, Strong Readers: Reading Remediation in the Early Elementary Classroom Ideation 2/3Ashley McPherson PRISM - Professionals respecting Individual Sexual and Gender Minorities Imperial 5Joanne Papadopoulos Teaching Math and Science with Data Science and Computational Thinking Imperial 2Tatiana Meleshko • Casey Knoll Technology in the Math Classroom | a look at Casio graphing calculators Imperial 7Peter Hill Developing Emotional Resilience Ideation 4Julianne Harvey Technology in the Second Language Classroom Telus 108Kristin Duncan From Susa to the Seam: An Exploration of the Experience of Exile in the lives of Esther and Katniss Telus 106Dr. Gerard Mclarney (PRE-REG) Calgary Zoo: Animal Health and Happiness Off-Site - Location in DescriptionJen Duffy • Gillian Cardwell The “Mess” is the test! How hands-on science lets students show their learning Glen 204Brian Briggs Bringing Canadian History to Life! Telus 103Joanna Zakus Forever in Blue Jeans: Teaching Ideas for Industrialization, Globalization and Collectivism Telus 101/102Barbara L Maheu Competitive Gaming and School Culture Macleod Hall E2Adam Ayer • Garrison Bergen Participation for All in the Classroom and on the Playground (Part 1) Glen 202Ever Active Schools • Be Fit for Life Network Understanding and supporting students with Test Anxiety Telus 104Mark Driedger Guide to success: Sustaining inquiry through focused feedback Macleod Hall DGarfield Gini-Newman (PRE-REG) POP ART: PRINTMAKING FOR THE YOUNG ARTISTS Telus 107Bogdan Konikowski Mental Math for Multiplication and Division = Fractions and Decimals! Imperial 8Rosalind Carson (PRE-REG) Calgary Zoo: Discover BirdSleuth and Other Citizen Science Opportunities from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology Off-Site - Location in DescriptionJen Duffy • Sarah Smith Design Challenges for High School Physics Telus 110Kristina Wasyleczko • Brett Eustergerling (PRE-REG) What's in a Name? Fostering a Sense of Belonging Through The Wonder of Names Glen 201Katie Jardine (PRE-REG) Bullet Journaling- Kicking Things Up a Notch Glen 205Rita Kruger • Kari Carriere Connect to your Calm Glen 206Cher Brasok Drug Education: An Ongoing Elephant in the Room Macleod Hall E1Thanh Huynh-Stachura • Tonya Callaghan • Mark Stachura

1:00pm MST