Sessions

Presentations and Workshops

Bachelor of Education students are invited to a variety of professional learning opportunities.  It is imperative that students check the schedule regularly for up-to-date information and details.  Scroll below for sessions being offered.

Record of Student Development (RSD)

Some of the sessions offered will count toward your Record of Student Development.
You must be in attendance and participate actively to credit these sessions toward your RSD transcript.

Please note: It is your responsibility to register and track the sessions you have attended with the RSD.  For more information, please visit: www.nipissingu.ca/rsd

September 2017 Schedule:

Date Program Session Title Time Room RSD Approved Presented
by:
Friday September
22,2017
Years 1, 2, 4 and 5
Max. 30
safeTALK
Registration Required:
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9:00am – 12:00 pm A252 Yes SDS
Tuesday September 26,2017 Year 2 Consecutive
Year 5 Concurrent
Professional Learning Program Information Session 10:30am-11:30 am F213 No PLP
Thursday September
28,2017
All Welcome *Limited Space Conflict Resolution & Assertiveness 1:00 pm -2:00 pm A230 – Professional Learning Centre Yes SDS
Friday September
29, 2017
All Welcome
*Limited Space
Walk-in SMART Board Demonstrations 1:30 pm – 3:30pm A230 – Professional Learning Centre No PLP

It is important to check WebAdvisor for all information related to Practicum.  These sessions/presentations are not listed on the Professional Learning Program website.

SSoE = Schulich School of Education
PLP = Professional Learning Program
SDS = Student Development and Services

Coming this term…

October 2017
  • Monday October 2: Tattered Teddies – open to all
    • A252: 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    • Workshop provides information and offers practical approaches for those working with children who are age 12 or younger and who may be at risk of suicide.
    • Registration required – $45.00 + tax
    • RSD Approved
  • Tuesday October 3: Notebook Software Support – open to all
    • A230: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm – Installation and quick tips
  • Tuesday October 3: Workshop Extravaganza – open to all
    • RSD Approved
    • H111: 11:30 am – 12:20 pm: SMART Board/Gynzy
    • H112: 11:30 am – 12:20 pm: App Smashing/iPads in the Classroom
    • H111: 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm: Coding in the K-12 Classroom
    • H111: 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm: Communications with Parents
  • Friday October 6: safeTalk – open to all
    • A252: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    • Learn to recognize people who have thoughts of suicide and refer them to someone who is trained to do a suicide intervention.
    • Registration required – $15.00 + tax
    • RSD Approved
  • Friday October 27: Compassion Fatigue
    • A230: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Limited Spaces Available
    • RSD Approved
November 2017
  • Saturday November 4 & Sunday November 5 – 2 day course
    • Mental Health First Aid – Adults who Interact with Youth
    • Room TBA: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm both days
    • Focuses on mental health problems and first aid for youth ages 12 – 24
    • Topics include: Mental Health Problems and Stigma, substance related disorders, mood disorders, anxiety and trauma related disorders, eating disorders and psychotic disorders.
    • Registration Required – $55.00 + tax
  • November 13 – November 17: Pro Week – Year 1 teacher candidates
  • Tuesday November 14: The Groove EDGEucation – open to all
    • Gym A: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm.  Details to follow.
    • Registration open now – $10.00 per student
    • Visit A230 to register until November 3, 2017*
    • RSD Approved
    • *If capacity is met before November 3, 2017 notification will be posted in the Learning Centre.  If the minimum requirement is not met, those who signed up will receive notification and a full refund. 
  • Tuesday November 14: OSSTF – Year 2s/5s JI & IS Division Candidates Only
    • F213: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
    • Ontario Secondary School Federation evaluates, for starting salary purposes, all teachers who will teach in the English Public Secondary School Boards.
  • Monday November 20: safeTalk – open to all
    • A252: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    • Learn to recognize people who have thoughts of suicide and refer them to someone who is trained to do a suicide intervention.
    • Registration required – $15.00 + tax
    • RSD Approved
  • Tuesday November 21: safeTALK – open to all
    • A252: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    • Learn to recognize people who have thoughts of suicide and refer them to someone who is trained to do a suicide intervention.
    • Registration required – $15.00 + tax
    • RSD Approved
  • Tuesday November 21: OCT & QECO – Year 2s/5s
    • F213: 1:00 pm – 3:20 pm
    • Details can be found by clicking here
  • Tuesday November 28: Education Career Fair Readiness – Year 2s/5s
    • A137: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
    • Career Fair information, Resumé and Cover Letter Design Tips
    • RSD Approved
  • Tuesday November 28: Tattered Teddies – open to all
    • A252: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    • Workshop provides information and offers practical approaches for those working with children who are age 12 or younger and who may be at risk of suicide.
    • Registration required – $45.00 + tax
    • RSD Approved
  • Tuesday November 28: Topic to be announced
    • F210: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    • Details to follow.
December 2017
  • Friday December 1: Boundaries
    • A230: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Limited spaces available
    • RSD Approved
  • Tuesday December 12: Dish it with the Deans
    • H106: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
    • Opportunity to meet and speak with Dr. Carole Richardson, Dean of Education and Dr. Callie Maddy, Associate Dean of Education.  This opportunity provides students with a comfortable setting to ask questions openly or anonymously and to learn more details about the program and our Deans!
    • Prizes will be drawn.