UPCOMING EAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

TEAL MTS PD Day 2019

TEAL’s MTS PD Day will be held on Friday October 25th, 2019 at Daniel McIntyre Collegiate (720 Alverstone) from 8:30am to 3:30pm. Register online at www.mbteach.org. Please have your MTS membership a the time of registration.

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TEAL Mini-PDs 2019/2020

Making Financial Decisions Wisely: A Resource for EAL Teachers

Date: 5:00PM - 8:00PM, Thursday, November 21, 2019

Location: Manitoba Teacher’s Society, 191 Harcourt Street, Winnipeg

Registration: Click here to register

Cost: No charge for TEAL Manitoba members, $10 for non-members

Description: This session will explore a range of strategies and resources designed to assist teachers in helping all their students make informed decisions about money matters. This session will be facilitated by Keven A. Maynard, CAE, Vice-President of the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education.

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Hands on Numeracy: Make and Take

Date: January 30, 2020

Location: Manitoba Teacher’s Society, 191 Harcourt Street, Winnipeg

Registration: TBA

Cost: No charge for TEAL Manitoba members, $10 for non-members

Description: TBA

Mini-PD

Date: March 5, 2020

Mini-PD

Date: April 16, 2020

OTHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

* Please note that the events and presenters below are not directly affiliated with TEAL Manitoba. Please direct all questions and inquiries to the contact information listed in event posters.

EAL Leader Network Meetings

Formerly known as Divisional EAL Network Meetings, these meetings facilitate networking and sharing of information among Divisional and School-based EAL leaders and Manitoba Education and Training. There are generally three EAL Leader Network Meetings scheduled during the school year.

  • Friday, October 11, 2019

  • Friday, February 29, 2020

  • Friday, May 15, 2020

For more information, please contact Jayesh Maniar at jayesh.maniar@gov.mb.ca.

LAL Teacher Network Meetings

The goal of the LAL Teacher Network Meeting is to support professional learning for educators who work with LAL students, to provide opportunities for educators to meet with others who are similarly involved, and to enhance local capacity of teachers and schools to work with LAL students. Teachers can benefit from new insights, capacities, and familiarity with resources specific to this specialized area of education.

There are two meetings scheduled this year:

  • Friday, November 8, 2019

  • Friday, April 17, 2020

For more information, please contact Jayesh Maniar at jayesh.maniar@gov.mb.ca.

 

Early Childhood Education and EAL

This full day of shared experiential learning will provide information to assist children from birth to six years in learning English as an additional language and offer practical suggestions to support early childhood and Early Years educators in their work with children and families from divers communities

November 15

November 18

Access for Success: Making Inclusion Work for Language Learners

With increasing diverse needs in today’s classroom, it is essential to integrate principles and theories of Universal Design for Language and learning into daily instructional practices. It is important for teachers to be equipped with the knowledge of inclusive language education to meet the needs of all language learners. This session aims to help teachers meet that challenge!

Date: 9:00AM - 3:30PM, January 10, 2020

Facilitator: Dr. Katy Arnett

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