From Knowledge to Understanding: Thinking for Today's World
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From Knowledge to Understanding: Thinking for Today's World
Presented by: Cheryl Babin
Wednesday, October 05, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
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Target Audience: K-6 Teachers are encouraged to attend.

Help students use their strong foundational knowledge and skills to tackle real-world challenges that require competencies like critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration.  This interactive, 3-part series will help you plan learning experiences for your students that take them from accumulating facts and practicing skills to taking action as critical thinkers.

About the Presenter(s):
Cheryl Babin

M.Ed., is a Designer of Professional Learning with the Calgary Regional Consortium.  With experience in public, international and independent schools as an educator, experiential learning director, instructional coach and consultant, Cheryl currently designs and facilitates online and face to face professional development sessions and serves as an International Baccalaureate Programme Coordinator.  Cheryl supported pre-service teachers as a sessional instructor for B. Ed. students at St. Mary's University in Calgary and has been an IB workshop leader in North America for 14 years. Specific areas of interest and experience include designing learning through pedagogy that ignites critical thinking, concept based curriculum and instruction, student engaged assessment, and the development of international-mindedness and global perspectives.  

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
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This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

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This session will be recorded and available to all registrants for 30 days after the session occurs.

All session times are Moutain Time.