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Each year LCII proudly presents the Distinguished Educator Seminar Series designed in consultation with the Quebec educational community in conjunction with what is new in theory and practice in the larger educational milieu. LCII employs exemplary educators and well-known presenters to ensure these seminars are engaging, and relevant.


2014/2015 Registration Fees

Early Bird Rate
Register online 10 working days prior to event
PAY $217.00
GST $10.85
PST $21.65
Total $249.50

*does not apply to October 9 2014 event

2014/2015 Registration Fees

Late Registration Rate
Register online after the Early Bird deadline
PAY $240.00
GST $12.00
PST $23.94
Total $275.94

*does not apply to October 9 2014 event

Seminar Descriptions

 

RESERVE YOUR SPACE ONLINE TODAY FOR DR. HOWARD GARDNER

(Registration fee for October 9th, 2014:  $155 plus tax per person)

Fall 2014

Friday, October 17, 2014

"Grit" and school success: helping students develop perseverance

  • Beyond IQ: Perseverance as an indicator of success

Presenter: Dr. Karen Gazith

Audience: All

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, McTavish Ave.

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Friday, October 24, 2014

How to succeed in mathematics despite dyslexia/dyscalculia

  • Help students move from chronic failure to success in mathematics

Presenter: Lori Kiteala

Audience: Secondary

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Friday, November 7, 2014

Identifying developmental delays and special needs

  • Using behavioural indicators to overcome developmental delays

Presenter: Dr. Lisa Reisinger 

Audience: Elementary

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Friday, November 14, 2014

Teaching mindfulness for optimal learning

  • Reduce stress and anxiety for students and teachers

Presenter: Charity Bryant

Audience: All

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Financial literacy across the curriculum using project-based learning

  • Explore strategies for integrating financial literacy in mathematics, languages, social studies, and the arts

Presenter: Dominic P. Tremblay

Audience: Upper Elementary + Secondary

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Thursday, December 4, 2014

Brain Charge: Reduce stress, increase achievement and eliminate discpline issues

  • Discover effective ways to engage and manage the most challenging students

Presenter: Dr. Regalina Melrose

Audience: All

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Winter 2015

 

 

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

The Vitruvian Teacher: Effective planning and teaching for stickability

  • Make student learning highly engaging and active while enriching the teaching experience

Presenter: Ross Morrison McGill

Audience: All

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Transforming Learning with iPads - BYOD (bring your own device)

  • Acquire effective classroom strategies for versatile teaching with the iPad

Presenter: Sam Bruzzesse

Audience: Secondary + Vocational/Adult Learning

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Friday, March 27, 2015

Why are so many teens unraveling?

  • Understand the critical needs of teens and help to enhance their health and happiness

Presenter: Dr. Rina Gupta

Audience: Secondary + Vocational/Adult Learning

Where: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Seminar Information

Download the Winter 2014 Registration Form[.pdf]

For further details on the Seminar Series, contact:

donna [dot] wilkinson [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Donna Wilkinson)

Tel.: (514)398-6961

Fax: (514)398-7436


Séminaires de perfectionnement pour les enseignants Francophones

Automne 2014 

 

Automne 2014

 

Lundi, le 1 décembre, 2014

LEGO en classe: au-delà des fractions

Présenté par: Dominic P. Tremblay

Niveau: Primaire

Où: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Hiver 2015

 

 

Jeudi, le 22 janvier, 2015

Se calmer, se concentrer et apprendre!

Présenté par: Karine Gagner

Niveau: Primaire

Où: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Lundi, le 16 février, 2015

Motricité globale et habiletés motrices fondamentales

Présenté par: Dr. Joël Beaulieu

Niveau: Préscolaire et éducation physique

Où: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Mardi, le 24 mars, 2015

La Méthode Café: une approche gagnante

Présenté par: Marcelle Auger

Niveau: Primaire

Où: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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Mercredi, le 15 avril, 2015

Jouer, c'est le travail de l'enfant!

Présenté par: Jean-Sébastien Legros

Niveau: Préscolaire + Primaire 1er Cycle et 2e Cycle

Où: McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Ave.

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