School District News
Microsoft Summer School ’17
Looking for an opportunity to learn new teaching and learning skills? Enroll in this 5-part online Professional Development program and learn more about using free Microsoft tools in your classroom.
Summer School is free to join and allows you to learn at your own pace. This year there will be two learning paths, beginner and intermediate, so there’s something new to learn for all skill levels. Look out each week for your online training lesson and free resources sent by email.
July 3rd - The power of a shared classroom notebook
July 10th - Anywhere, Anytime Learning
July 17th - Exploring Classroom Management
July 24th - Modernize student projects
July 31st - Going beyond the walls of the classroom
Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT)
The Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT) includes three toolkits providing training in the recognition, treatment and management of concussion for: 1) Medical Professionals; (2) Parents, Players, and Coaches; and (3) School Professionals.
CATT is free, accessible and regularly updated with evidence-based information and resources. Each toolkit includes a self-paced learning module as well as tailored resources relevant to the specific audience.
To access the Education toolkit, go to http://www.cattonline.com/
SD #58 Wellness Blog
Heath Promoting Schools Newsletters
Self-Assessment of Core Competencies
As the end of the school year draws nearer, teachers are asking more about how to assess the Core Competencies. Core Competencies are to be assessed through student self-reflection. This is new to many and our colleagues at SD71 (Comox) have put together a collection of resources to help you.
Changes to the Graduation Program and Assessment
Below are documents outlining the changes to the Graduation Program and Assessment. Included is the letter to teachers from the Ministry of Education explaining the changes to the graduation process and the timeline. Also included is a chart detailing changes to Provincial Assessment along with a "Questions and Answers" document.
Decoda Literacy Solutions January 26, 2016 Newsletter
Decoda Literacy Solutions Weekly Update (Jan 26/16)
SD 58 Bullying and Harassment Policy
Speak up against bullying and harassment. Play your part in creating a respectful and healthy workplace. This booklet outlines SD 58 Respectful Work Place Policies: