• POPFASD: FASD Class Options

    POPFASD is offering some class options for educators about FASD.  Registration opens on January 19th 2021. For more information and class options: Poster for FASDClass

  • The Guided Reading Lesson: Breaking It Down

    The Guided Reading Lesson:  Breaking It Down is designed for teachers in K-3.  Teachers are welcome to join all three sessions or individual sessions.  All sessions are offered via Zoom. To register, please contact Anita Yorke, District Literacy Support Teacher via email at ayorke@prn.bc.ca  no later than 2 days in advance of each session. Guided […]

  • Reading Assessment Pilot Grades 4-7

    The district is currently looking at reading assessment tools and is looking for a group of teachers in grades 4-7 who would be interested in joining a pilot group starting in January 2021. An informational Zoom meeting will be held on December 7th at 3:45 pm.  The Zoom link will be shared out with registrants […]

  • Book Study: The Reading Strategies Book by Jennifer Serravallo

    Join the Zoom-based book study starting in January 2021 with Anita Yorke, District Literacy Support teacher!  Focus of this book is on comprehension strategies for a targeted audience of grades 4-7 teachers, but all levels are welcome. Registration:  Please register with Anita Yorke via email at:  ayorke@prn.bc.ca by December 11, 2020.  Please read further information […]

  • Online Professional Learning Sessions: Literacy

    The Canadian Institute of Reading Recovery is offering a series of literacy workshops for classroom teachers starting in January 2021-May 2021.  There is a registration cost per session. Please see attachment below for information about sessions and registration. 2021 Online Professional Learning Sessions Flyer (1)

  • NOIIE: Networks of Inquiry & Indigenous Education

    About NOIIE NOIIE is a provincial inquiry-based network of districts in British Columbia. Established in 2000, NOIIE was designed to improve the quality and equity of education in BC through inquiry, teamwork across roles, schools and districts, as well as a focus on applying coaching forms of assessment to assist learners to take greater ownership […]

  • Running Records 101 Professional Development Opportunities

    Anita Yorke, District Literacy Support Teacher, will be offering two sessions for Educators new to Running Records of Educators wanting more development in this area.  Educators may attend one or both sessions. Session 1:  Tuesday, October 13th 3:30-4:40 pm via Zoom.  Please register no later than October 9th. Session 2:  Monday,  October 19th 4:00-5:00 pm […]

  • DBT Skills In Schools Learning Group

    Get a taste of the DBT Skills in Schools SEL curriculum by engaging in a skills learning group. The curriculum was developed to teach practical skills to help students cope with stress, to solve problems effectively, and to build healthy relationships. Our group sessions will follow the four modules of Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Mindfulness, Emotional […]

  • Words Their Way Workshop Sessions

      Sessions are being offered to teachers about the Words Their Way Program which includes word study for phonics, vocabulary and spelling.  There are two scheduled sessions. Please note that further sessions may be scheduled. Session 1:  September 28, 2020 via Zoom 3:30-4:15 pm. Session 2:  October 1, 2020 in person in the District Development […]