People for Education Conference

The People for Education conference is coming to York University this Saturday, November 5.

The conference features an interesting lineup of speakers, workshops and panels. Everyone is welcome – registration details at the link below.

Speakers include:

  • The new Minister of Education, Laurel Broten
  • Two former Ministers – Ecker and Kennedy
  • An education reformer from top scoring Finland

Panels on:

  • What makes a good teacher
  • Schools of choice
  • Fundraising
  • Transitions from elementary to secondary school
  • The role of Trustees

Workshops on:

  • Special education
  • New healthy food and beverage policy (with a taste test!)
  • Parent Councils
  • Parent Involvement Committees

There will be a building full of active parents, engaged policy makers and politicians who are passionate about education, want to share information and ideas and want to hear what you have to say.

This link has more information and you can register here as well.

Posted on November 2, 2011, in Davisville School Community and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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