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PD Day Information


2023-2024 天美传媒 Professional Development Dates and Topics

All school and school board staff have an important role to play in supporting student success, safety, resilience as well as the mental health and well-being of all students. The 天美传媒 recognizes and values the importance of professional learning that enhances educators’ knowledge and skills for the effective support of all students and staff. It is important to equip staff with the knowledge, skills and tools to provide relevant learning that supports curriculum differentiation based on specific needs of students and meets the diverse learning needs of all students. Staff at the 天美传媒 engage in professional development in a variety of different ways. These include, but are not limited to, learning components of monthly staff meetings, job embedded learning with colleagues and instructional coaches during the school day, 天美传媒 facilitated workshops after hours, additional qualification courses facilitated by 天美传媒 staff in partnership with post-secondary institutions.


Professional Development Days (PD Days) are another valuable learning opportunity for school staff. For the 2023-2024 school year, professional development days are scheduled for the following dates: October 6th, November 24th, January 19 (Elementary Schools Only), April 8th, June 7th (Elementary Schools Only), June 21st (Secondary Schools Only), June 27th (Secondary Schools Only) and June 28th.

Summary of PA Day Activities for Elementary Schools:

Date  Friday, June 7, 2024
 Location  All Elementary Schools 
 Time  All Day
 Focus  Teachers & DECE’s: Curriculum and Assessment EAs: Co and Self-Regulation, ABA Strategies and Programming
 Activities
  •  Teachers: Report Card Preparation - Reporting to Parents/Ongoing Communication / Curriculum and Assessment. This time is dedicated to preparing Provincial Report Cards based on Collective Agreements.
  • DECEs: Will be supporting the creation of Communication of Learning Reports with the Teacher.
  • EAs: Will have the opportunity to engage in professional learning in the areas of co and self-regulation, ABA strategies and programming. They will also develop transition plans for students and engage in school-based learning specific to the programs in their schools 
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Summary of PA Day Activities for Secondary Schools:

 

Date   Friday, June 21, 2024
Location   All Secondary Schools
Time   All Day 
Focus   Teachers: Curriculum and Assessment

  EA's: Training on new procedures regarding the collection and reclamation of SEA Equipment
Activities
  •  Full Day: Report Card Preparation/Reporting to Parents/Ongoing Communication
  • Transition Planning and Implementation
  • This time is dedicated to preparing Provincial Report Cards based on Collective Agreements and communicating with families. 
 Resources