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 2017 - December 2017

November 16-18, 2017
Session: Inquiry and Technological Problem Solving as Contexts for Science and Numeracy
Target Audience: PreK – Grade 3 educators
Address: Banff Park Lodge, 222 Lynx Street, Banff, AB
Organization: This session is being offered at the Alberta Teachers' Association Science Council's annual conference
Details and Registration Information: https://event-wizard.com/2017SCconference/0/welcome/

November 16-18, 2017
Session: Developing Inquiring Minds through Science
Target Audience: Grade 7 – 10 educators
Address: Banff Park Lodge, 222 Lynx Street, Banff, AB
Organization: This session is being offered at the Alberta Teachers' Association Science Council's annual conference
Details and Registration Information: https://event-wizard.com/2017SCconference/0/welcome/

November 23-25, 2017
Session: Using STEM to Address Curriculum Outcomes in Career Education
Target Audience: Grade 9 – 12 educators
Location: Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre, 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, AB
Organization: Alberta Teachers Association Careers and Technology Council
Details and Registration Information: https://ctec.teachers.ab.ca/conferences/conf2017/Pages/Home.aspx

December 6, 2017
Session: Making Numeracy Meaningful Through Inquiry and Technological Problem Solving
Target Audience: PreK- Grade 3 educators
Address: St. Leo Centre, 6220 Lakeview Dr. SW, Calgary, AB
Organization: Calgary Regional Consortium
Details and Registration Information: https://www.crcpd.ab.ca/program/1751

November 3, 2017
Session: STEM Careers
Target Audience: Grade 9 – 12 educators
Address: District Conference Centre, 40 Strawberry Marsh Road, St. John’s, NL
Organization: NL English School District and Let's Talk Science.
Details and Registration Information: Registration is by invitation through the NL English School District

November 15-16, 2017
Session: CurioCity Professional Learning & Working Groups
Target Audience: Grade 7 – 12 science educators
Address: Cook Building, 4 Fern Street, Corner Brook, NL
Organization: NL English School District and Let's Talk Science
Details and Registration Information: Registration is by invitation through the NL English School District

November 17, 2017
Session: STEM Careers
Target Audience: Grade 9 – 12 educators
Address: PD Centre, Gander Regional Office, 203 Elizabeth Drive, Gander, NL
Organization: NL English School District and Let's Talk Science
Details and Registration Information: Registration is by invitation through the NL English School District

November 20, 2017
Session: STEM Careers
Target Audience: Grade 9 – 12 educators
Address: Heritage Collegiate, Clarenville, NL
Organization: NL English School District and Let's Talk Science
Details and Registration Information: Registration is by invitation through the NL English School District

November 21-22, 2017
Session: CurioCity Professional Learning & Working Groups
Target Audience: Grade 7 – 12 science educators
Address: PD Centre, Gander Regional Office, 203 Elizabeth Drive, Gander, NL
Organization: NL English School District and Let's Talk Science
Details and Registration Information: Registration is by invitation through the NL English School District

November 23 – 24, 2017
Session: CurioCity Professional Learning & Working Groups
Target Audience: Grade 7 – 12 science educators
Address: Heritage Collegiate, Lethbridge. Clarenville, NL
Organization: NL English School District and Let's Talk Science
Details and Registration Information: Registration is by invitation through the NL English School District

November 5-7, 2017
Session: Using STEM to Address Curriculum Outcomes in Career Education
Target Audience: Grade 9-12 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: Ontario School Counsellors' Association
Details and Registration Information: https://osca.ca/delegates.html

November 10, 2017
Session: Inquiry and Technological Problem Solving as Contexts for Mathematical Thinking
Target Audience: PreK-Grade 3 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/2014-10-04-20-07-02

November 10, 2017
Session: Coding in the Early Years - Decoding skills and competencies
Target Audience: PreK-Grade 3 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/2014-10-04-20-07-02

November 10, 2017
Session: Hands-on, Minds-on: Engaging Youth with Science and Technology!
Target Audience: Grade 4-12
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/2014-10-04-20-07-02

November 10, 2017
Session: Using video games to teach inquiry in the classroom
Target Audience: Grade 7- 10 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/2014-10-04-20-07-02

November 11, 2017
Session: STEM Careers and Virtual Reality in the Science Classroom
Target Audience: Grade 9-12 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/2014-10-04-20-07-02

November 11, 2017
Session: STEAM Education in K-Grade 3 & ECE Certificate Program: Part 1 Using Provocations to Provide Student Voice in Planning
Target Audience: PreK – Grade 3 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/certificate-sessions

November 11, 2017
Session: STEAM Education in K-Grade 3 & ECE Certificate Program: Part 2 Documenting Learning to Support Assessment of Student Learning
Target Audience: PreK – Grade 3 educators
Address: Delta Hotels Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 660 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Organization: This session is being offered at the Science Teachers' Association of Ontario's annual conference.
Details and Registration Information: https://stao.ca/cms/certificate-sessions

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Quebec

November 23, 2017
Session: Inquiry and Technological Problem Solving as Contexts for Mathematical Thinking
Target Audience: PreK – Grade 3 educators
Address: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1255 Jeanne Mance St., Montreal, QC
Organization: Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers
Details and Registration Information: http://qpat-apeq.qc.ca/

November 24, 2017
Session: Coding in the Early Years: Decoding the Skills and Competencies
Target Audience: PreK – Grade 3 educators
Address: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1255 Jeanne Mance St., Montreal, QC
Organization: Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers
Details and Registration Information: http://qpat-apeq.qc.ca/


January 2018 - March 2018

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April 2018 - June 2018

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July - August 2018

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