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Building Up Our First Nations Lesson Writing Session 3
Presented by: Chris Zarski
Date(s):
Friday, November 22, 2019 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Central Alberta Regional Consortium 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
About the Session:

This session will be the third of three opportunities for partner jurisdictions who built Math, Science and Social Studies Kits to support First Nations understanding and making curriculum connections, to add to the kits.  In the building and sharing of the kits, jurisdictions were asked to commit to adding and building the materials that are found within each kit.  Multiple opportunities to engage in writing with your colleagues are provided in hopes that everyone can attend at least one session. 

Please bring anlong any resources you have and a laptop. All materials created will be shared out to participating jurisdictions.

About the Presenter(s):
Chris Zarski

Chris Zarski is currently the Director of Curriculum and Staff Development for St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Schools. Over her 39 years in education she has served as a teacher, teaching administrator, Examiner for Learner Assessment at Alberta Education and co-authored and served as the assessment and pedagogical consultant on 16 math resources. Chris also believes that we need to engage our students in their learning and has over the years replaced ‘note ​books ​with Foldables​ (graphic organizers)! She believes in active learning and that we can teach all children to learn at high levels.

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place. CARC also reserves the right to cancel an event within the 7 calendar days due to unforeseen circumstances such as facility closures, terrorist threats, natural disasters or extreme inclement weather (-35 C or colder). Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: November 15, 2019
Cost: $25.00
Focus(es): Education for Reconciliation
Grade Level(s): K-12
Audience: Teachers