Calendar

January 14, 2015

For a complete listing of events, please consult the Conference Calendar or contact Barnett House, Telephone: 780-447-9400 in Edmonton or 1-800-232-7208 from elsewhere in Alberta. This information is also posted on the Alberta Teachers’ Association website (www.teachers.ab.ca). Prior to attending a conference or workshop, please contact the sponsoring organization to confirm dates, locale and contacts.

December 11

WEBINAR — THE ART OF QUESTIONING IN THE CRITICALLY THOUGHTFUL CLASSROOM, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA. Contact: Joni Turville, ATA executive staff officer, Professional Development. Email: joni.turville@ata.ab.ca; OR Brent Allen, executive director, Learning Network. Email: brent.allen@learning-network.org.

February 2-3

Teacher Growth, Supervision and Evaluation Seminar, Barnett House, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA. Contact:  Joyce Sherwin, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9453; fax: 780-455-6481; email: joyce.sherwin@ata.ab.ca.

February 5-6

North Central Teachers Convention, Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/North Central Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Michael Tryon, president. Email: president@nctca.ab.ca; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website: www.mynctca.com.

February 5-6

Le Conseil français Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Le Conseil Français. Contact: Simon Page, president. Email: simonpage@hotmail.com; website: cf.teachers.ab.ca.

February 12-13

Calgary City Teachers Convention, Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Calgary City Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Kathy Hoen, president. Email: cctcapresident@gmail.com; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; website: www.cctca.com.

February 12-13

Northeast Teachers Convention, Doubletree by Hilton, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Northeast Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Cole Landers, president. Email: cole.landers@aspenview.org; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website: netca.teachers.ab.ca.

February 19-20

Central Alberta Teachers Convention, Red Deer College, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Central Alberta Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: David Martin, president. Email: teacher.davidmartin@gmail.com; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website: www.mycatca.com.

February 19-20

Palliser District Teachers Convention, Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Palliser District Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Jordan Fenton, president. Email: jofenton@rockyview.ab.ca; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website: www.palliserconvention.org.

February 19-20

South Western Alberta Teachers Convention, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/South Western Alberta Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Kim Yearous, president. Email: kim.yearous@gmail.com; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website:  www.swatca.ca.

February 19-20

Southeastern Alberta Teachers Convention, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Southeastern Alberta Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Tim Johnson, president. Email: Tim.Johnson@sd76.ab.ca; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website: www.seatca.ca.

February 24

Webinar — Universal Design for Learning: Supporting Diverse Learning Needs, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA. Contact: Joni Turville, ATA executive staff officer, Professional Development. Email: joni.turville@ata.ab.ca; OR Brent Allen, executive director, Learning Network. Email: brent.allen@learning-network.org.

March 5-6

Central East Alberta Teachers Convention, Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Central East Alberta Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact: Jim Allan, president. Email: jyallan@telus.net; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467. Email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; Website: www.ceatca.teachers.ab.ca.

March 5-6

Mighty Peace Teachers Convention
Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Mighty Peace Teachers’ Convention Association. Contact:  Julie Gummesen, president. Email: edge@abnorth.com; OR Patrick Loyer, ATA executive staff officer. Telephone: 780-447-9467; email: patrick.loyer@ata.ab.ca; website: mptca.teachers.ab.ca.

March 9-13

Substitute Teachers Appreciation Week
Alberta, Canada. Each year, the Association designates one week as Substitute Teachers Appreciation Week.
Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA. Contact:  Keith Hadden, executive staff officer. Telephone: 403-265-2672; fax: 403-266-6190; email: keith.hadden@ata.ab.ca; OR Doreen Link ATA administrative officer. Telephone: 403-265-2672; fax: 403-266-6190; email: doreen.link@ata.ab.ca; website: http://www.teachers.ab.ca/For%20Members/Programs%20and%20Services/Resources%20For/Pages/Substitute%20Teachers.aspx.

March 10

Webinar — Engaging Students: The Art of Effective Instruction, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA. Contact:  Joni Turville, ATA executive staff officer, Professional Development. Email: joni.turville@ata.ab.ca; OR Brent Allen, executive director, Learning Network. Email: brent.allen@learning-network.org.

March 13-15

Educational Technology Council Conference, Alberta, Canada. Sponsor(s): The Provincial ATA/Educational Technology Council. Contact:  Gerald Logan. Email: glogan@me.com; website: www.etcata.ca.