RSVP – Faculty Orientation 2017

  • RSVP deadline is on Thursday, August 24.
  • Day 1 – Tuesday, August 29, University Golf Club, 5185 University Blvd (8:30 - 3:00 p.m.)

  • Please select which session(s) you can attend.

  • Agenda

    - Breakfast (8:30 - 9:00 a.m.)
    - Morning Session (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.):

    • Welcome to the BEd Program 2017-18 / Areas of focus for the year
    • Current Approaches to Inclusive Education - Dr. Jennifer Katz
    • Break
    • First People's Principles of Learning: What/Where/How? - Dr. Jan Hare
    • Supporting Teachers' Wellness and Mental Health - Dr. Eva Oberle
    • TEO Student Support - Bette Shippam and Lorrie Miller
    - Lunch (12:00 - 1:00 p.m.)
    - Afternoon Session (1:00 - 3:30 p.m.):
    • Education Technology Support - Dr. Natasha Boskic/Yvonne Dawydiak
    • Education Library Support Overview - Jo-Anne Naslund and Wendy Traas
    • Cohort Introductions: Elementary/Middle Years Coordinators
    • Carousel discussions
    • Elementary/Middle Years Cohort Coordinators' meeting
    • French Instructor meeting

  • Day 2, Faculty Advisors meeting - Wednesday, August 30, Ponderosa Ballroom, 6445 University Blvd (8:30 - 4:00 p.m.)

  • Please select which session(s) you can attend.

  • Agenda

    - Breakfast (8:00 - 8:45 a.m.)
    - Morning Session (8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.):

    • Introductions
    • General Discussion - A Year at a Glance
    • Tuition Fee Certificates/Gift
    • Reporting
    • Housekeeping
    • Placement Process & Timelines
    • Mileage - Joel Kobylka
    - Break (10:00 - 10:15 a.m.)
    • Reporting
    • Crisis Management
    - Lunch (12:00 - 1:00 p.m.)
    - Afternoon session (1:00 - 4:00 p.m.):
    • Effective Mentoring Practices
    • E-Review

  • Your personal information is collected under the authority of section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). This information will be used for the purpose of registering your attendance at the 2017 Faculty Orientation. Questions about the collection of this information may be directed to teacher.ed@ubc.ca.