Keep an eye out for PD Posters and the Stars!
Each time you see a star, it notifies you of a PD opportunity!
Wondering where you can see these stars and find this valuable information?!?
Why sign up for PD events?!
- You gain valuable, relevant, important and useful knowledge on a variety of subjects
- You receive a certificate of participation for your teaching portfolio. These certificates can also be used for your PGP!
- Many PDs provide resources that you can use in the classroom - whether you are in your student teaching placement, internship or career
- They cost as little as $4 (depending on the PD) - which is incredible considering the usual cost for presentations and conferences"
How can I sign up?!?
- Please stop by the ESS Office (Room 1009) to sign up for PD events.
- *Take note that your spot will not be reserved until you sign up and pay for the PD event!* "
Funding for External PD Opportunities
Looking for funding to attend Professional Development Events? - Check out this link
WestCAST is a conference, held annually in one of the four western provinces, that attracts a diverse audience of teacher educators, university instructors, administrators and student teachers.
Funds are available for undergrad students to attend WestCAST. Check out the application and reimbursement form.