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Getting started: Reculturing schools to become learning communities

Thu, 2003-10-23 (All day) - Fri, 2003-10-24 (All day)
Four Points Sheraton : Four Points Sheraton

Two-day leadership institute for school teams (administrators, teachers, guidance personnel, non-teaching professionals, parents): Rick & Becky DuFour, speakers. Daily from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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Practical strategies for differentiated learning (elementary)

Wed, 2003-10-29 09:30 - 15:30
Holiday Inn Midtown : Holiday Inn Midtown

Anne Beninghof, an internationally recognized consultant & trainer, will offer dozens of classroom-proven strategies for reaching all your students and will also give you a deeper understanding of how to teach to the diverse learning styles in your classroom.

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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Differentiated learning in the secondary classroom

Fri, 2003-11-07 09:30 - 15:30
Holiday Inn Midtown : Holiday Inn Midtown

Karen Gazith, Director of Educational Services, Bronfman Jewish Education Centre. Interactive, practical seminar on presenting material in diverse & interesting ways so all students can learn. Will explore how any concept can be taught in several ways.

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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Project based learning in PreK and K (early childhood)

Thu, 2003-11-13 09:30 - 15:30
Holiday Inn Midtown : Holiday Inn Midtown

An interactive workshop to assist early childhood teachers in gaining a deep understanding of the components of project work as well as obtaining the capability towards implementation. Speaker Sheryl Gilman has been involved in early childhood education for 20 years.

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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The language of math - Designing rich learning & assessment tasks (Cycle 3 Elem & Cycle 1 Secondary)

Mon, 2003-11-24 09:30 - 15:30
Holiday Inn Midtown : Holiday Inn Midtown

Trevor Brown, mathematics consultant, Toronto District School Board; Kate Le Maistre, Education, McGill. Workshop on the use of well-designed rich learning & assessment tasks that enable all students to think mathematically & conceptually. Using rich learning activities also makes it easier to achieve the cross-curricular competencies identified in the Quebec Education Program (QEP) & other educational reform initiatives.

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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McGill Engineering & Computer Science Tech Fair

Thu, 2003-09-25 (All day) - Fri, 2003-09-26 (All day)
McConnell, Macdonald, Burnside Buildings : McConnell, Macdonald, Burnside Buildings

Career Fair open to all McGill Engineering and Computer Science undergraduate and graduate students looking for career-related jobs upon graduation, summer jobs in 2004, internships, industrial practicums, etc. 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily

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Contact: Eleanore McNaughton
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Office Phone: 514-398-4368
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The literacy principal: Creating a school culture for literacy (all)

Thu, 2003-11-27 09:30 - 15:30
Four Points Sheraton, Dorval : Four Points Sheraton, Dorval

David Booth, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto. Using recent examples, David will demonstrate & explore with you how school districts have incorporated a system-wide approach to developing effective programs of literacy in their schools. (Target audience: principals, vice-principals, consultants, commissioners, school board members)

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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Company presentation by McKinsey & Company

Mon, 2003-09-29 17:30 - 19:30
Leacock Building : 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2T7

McKinsey & Company will address all 2004 Engineering and Computer Science graduates interested in learning more about career opportunities with their company. If you wish to attend, please register with the McGill Engineering Career Centre, FDA 20, as soon as possible.

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Even hockey players read - Issues of literacy & gender (all)

Fri, 2003-11-28 09:30 - 15:30
Four Points Sheraton, Dorval : Four Points Sheraton, Dorval

David Booth, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, offers a wealth of techniques for promoting an alternative culture of literacy in school & home setting in order that boys who can't read are helped, boys who don't read become motivated, and boys who do read find enrichment. (For teachers - all grades, consultants, administrators, commissioners)

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Contact: Andrea Rudolph
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Neurobiology and cognition in whales and dolphins

Thu, 2003-09-04 15:30 - 00:00
Stewart Biology Building : 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1B1

Lori Marino, Emory University

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Contact: Louise Sabaz
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