Upcoming Professional Learning Opportunities

Register for a workshop or summer institute, or look for Let's Talk Science at a local educator conference.

Features and Benefits

  • participate in, and develop, hands-on/minds-on strategies for supporting students to enhance their inquiry, problem solving, critical thinking and collaboration skills
  • build confidence and proficiency in planning and assessing an inquiry-based, curriculum-aligned program
  • engage in meaningful discussions and reflect on your current thinking and practices with peers as it relates to program planning in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)

November 2018 – January 2019

November 6, 2018 + November 27, 2018

  • Session: STEM in the Early Years - Grade 3 Classroom (2-part series)
  • Target Audience: Early Years – Grade 3 educators
  • Address: Central Alberta Regional Consortium | 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Central Alberta Regional Consortium, in partnership with Let’s Talk Science
  • Details and Registration Information: https://www.carcpd.ab.ca/program/2962

November 28, 2018

  • Session: Making Numeracy Meaningful Through Inquiry and Technological Problem Solving
  • Target Audience: Early Years – Grade 3 educators
  • Address: Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium | 16325 – 83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Edmonton Regionals Learning Consortium, in partnership with Let’s Talk Science
  • Details and Registration Information: https://www.erlc.ca/programs/details.php?id=7335

December 12, 2018

  • Session: Using Children's Literature to Develop Questioning Skills
  • Target Audience: Early Years – Grade 3 educators
  • Address: Central Alberta Regional Consortium | 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Central Alberta Regional Consortium, in partnership with Let’s Talk Science
  • Details and Registration Information: https://www.carcpd.ab.ca/program/2965

December 13, 2018

  • Session: Making Numeracy Meaningful Through Inquiry and Technological Problem Solving
  • Target Audience: Early Years – Grade 3 educators
  • Address: Central Alberta Regional Consortium | 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Central Alberta Regional Consortium, in partnership with Let’s Talk Science
  • Details and Registration Information: https://www.carcpd.ab.ca/program/2963

January 16, 2018

  • Session: Strengthening Students’ Competencies and Inquisitive Minds with STEM
  • Target Audience: Early Years – Grade 3 educators
  • Address: Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium | 16325 – 83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium, in partnership with Let’s Talk Science
  • Details and Registration Information: https://www.erlc.ca/programs/details.php?id=7336

November 22, 2018

  • Session: IdeaPark and Let’s Talk Science programs
  • Target Audience: Early years – Grade 3 pre-service students in Dr. Azam’s class at Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Organization: This session is being conducted by Let’s Talk Science as guest lecturers in Dr. Azam’s class, Memorial University of Newfoundland.
  • Details and Registration Information: This is a closed session intended to provide an overview of IdeaPark and other Let’s Talk Science programs and resources.

November 16, 2018

  • Session: CurioCity and the Living Space Project
  • Target Audience: Secondary pre-service students in Dr. Azam’s class at Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Organization: This session is being conducted by Let’s Talk Science as guest lectures in Dr. Azam’s class, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Details and registration information: This is a closed session intended to provide an overview of CurioCity and the Living Space project.

December 3, 2018

  • Session: Nurturing Students’ Inquisitive Minds with STEM
  • Target Audience: Early Years – Grade 3 educators
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at STEMfest 2018 in Newfoundland
  • Details and registration information: http://stemfest2018.ca/

December 3, 2018

  • Session: Citizen Science Projects for your Classroom
  • Target Audience: Grade 7 – Grade 12 NL educators
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at STEMfest 2018 in Newfoundland
  • Details and registration information: http://stemfest2018.ca/

December 3, 2018

  • Session: Science & Coding: The Living Space Action Project
  • Target Audience: Grade 4 – Grade 9 NL educators
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at STEMfest 2018 in Newfoundland
  • Details and registration information: http://stemfest2018.ca/

December 3, 2018

  • Session: Stimuler la curiosité d’esprit des élèves par le biais des STIM [Facilitated in French]
  • Target Audience: K – Grade 3 French Immersion/French First Language educators
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at STEMfest 2018 in Newfoundland
  • Details and registration information: http://stemfest2018.ca/
  • Note: This session will be facilitated in French.

 
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Ontario

November 4, 2018

  • Session: STEM Careers: Essential for a Comprehensive Career Program
  • Target Audience: Grade 7 – Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Ontario School Counsellors Association conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://osca.ca/pre-guide-with-workshop-descriptions.html

November 8, 2018

  • Session: Digital Literacy and Professional Learning
  • Target Audience: Kindergarten – Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/G5ac

November 8, 2018

  • Session: Developing Student Questioning Skills to Improve Achievement
  • Target Audience: Grade 7– Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/GVEj

November 8, 2018

  • Session: Citizen Science Projects for your Classroom
  • Target Audience: Grade 7– Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/G5ad

November 9, 2018

  • Session: Engaging Youth with Hands-on Science and Technology!
  • Target Audience: Kindergarten– Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/GVDu

November 9, 2018

  • Session: STEM Careers and Virtual Reality
  • Target Audience: Grade 7– Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/GVEg

November 9, 2018

  • Session: The Ants Go Marching...
  • Target Audience: Kindergarten – Grade 3 educators
  • Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre | 655 Dixon Road, Etobicoke, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/G5bv

January 28, 2019

  • Session: STEM Careers: Essential for a Comprehensive Career Program
  • Target Audience: Grade 7– Grade 12 educators
  • Address: Shaw Center | 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON
  • Organization: This session is being hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the Cannexus 2019 National Career Development Conference
  • Details and Registration Information: https://sched.co/Gqf0

February 2019 – June 2019

Coming soon!


Contact us to learn more about Let’s Talk Science professional learning: educators@letstalkscience.ca