Apr
04

Date: Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018

Time: 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Add to CalendarGiving Students an Education for the Future: BC’s Education Transformation04/04/2018 01:00 PM04/04/2018 04:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverKeynote Talk by Jan Unwin, Superintendent of Graduation and Student Transitions at Ministry of Education and Ministry of Advanced Education Jan will join us to share her experiences and insights related to BC’s Education transformation agenda. Her talk will offer participants an opportunity to hear about exemplary work happening across the province in K-12 and post-secondary education. We will engage in discussion around the Ministry of Education’s vision of the student of tomorrow.Note: This is a 3-hour session to take full advantage of Jan's visit to VIU. She will begin the session with a talk about BC's new K-12 curriculum and the transformation of education in this province. We will then have a question and answer time along with a discussion of questions arising from Jan's talk. Jan will then wrap up the session with a concluding talk summarizing the key themes and outlining next steps and action items for post-secondary and K-12 sectors. We hope you can plan to attend the full event.Audience: This free event is open to anyone in the VIU campus community including students, staff, faculty and administration. It is also open to K-12 educators, curriculum consultants and administrators.Date: Wednesday, April 4, 1:00 - 4:00 pmLocation: Nanaimo Campus Building 300, Royal Arbutus RoomRegister: Through EventbriteQuestions: Stephanie.Didsbury@viu.cafalse

Keynote Talk by Jan Unwin, Superintendent of Graduation and Student Transitions at Ministry of Education and Ministry of Advanced Education

Jan will join us to share her experiences and insights related to BC’s Education transformation agenda. Her talk will offer participants an opportunity to hear about exemplary work happening across the province in K-12 and post-secondary education. We will engage in discussion around the Ministry of Education’s vision of the student of tomorrow.

Note: This is a 3-hour session to take full advantage of Jan's visit to VIU. She will begin the session with a talk about BC's new K-12 curriculum and the transformation of education in this province. We will then have a question and answer time along with a discussion of questions arising from Jan's talk. Jan will then wrap up the session with a concluding talk summarizing the key themes and outlining next steps and action items for post-secondary and K-12 sectors. We hope you can plan to attend the full event.

Audience: This free event is open to anyone in the VIU campus community including students, staff, faculty and administration. It is also open to K-12 educators, curriculum consultants and administrators.

Date: Wednesday, April 4, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Location: Nanaimo Campus Building 300, Royal Arbutus Room

Register: Through Eventbrite

Questions: Stephanie.Didsbury@viu.ca

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