Conferences

2017 PSA Superconference

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OCTOBER 20-21, 2017
VANCOUVER CONVENTION CENTRE

https://www.psasuperconference.ca/

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2017 CANeLearn Symposium & BC Digital Learning Conference

April 5 – 7, 2017 — Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Theme – Blending Boundaries: Leading Digital Disruption, Innovation & Equitable Learning http://canelearn.net/symposium/
    • Classroom practice using online spaces, Online practice using virtual, synchronous, and onsite spaces are the focus
    • Strategies for engaging students through online learning environments through technology is the underlying purpose and outcome
    • Networking, sharing, challenging, and learning is the purpose of the gathering
  • Proposals http://canelearn.net/proposals/
    • 60 minute, 45 minute, and 5 minute Ignite sessions available
    • We encourage everyone who has had success in engaging students to put in a proposal
    • The committee will fashion the program to ensure sharing and dialogue
    • Your proposal could be part of an Ignite session, a facilitated dialogue session, a 45-minute presentation, or a 60-minute dialogue
  • Registration http://canelearn.net/symposium/symposium-registration/
    • Close to half of the hotel block is booked – secure your rooms now
    • Early bird registration closes this month – get your group registrations in – names can be sent later (use a “TBD”)
  • Program http://canelearn.net/symposium/
    • Announcing featured Canadian Education Association award winners:  Zoe Branigan-Pipe, the Navigate Team; also featuring iNACOL Award winners
    • Wednesday half-day pre-conference focus is on skill building (tech, design, coding, etc.)
    • Thursday focus is on students – and networking
    • Friday focus is on featured speakers – and putting IT together in your own practice and program