Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM EDT
Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 4:00 PM EDT

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Room 280N York Lanes, York University 
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON m3j1p3

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Joanne Huy 
Learning for a Sustainable Future 

Making Authentic Inquiry Work: 
A Summer Institute for Educators

Learning for a Sustainable Future and Natural Curiosity are again partnering to facilitate this very popular 2 -day PD experience.

Throughout the two days, we will walk the talk and model inquiry methodology.

Who should attend?
  • Teachers of all grades (ECE - Grade 12) who wish to explore how authentic inquiry is being applied to address curriculum expectations.
  • School administrators and system leaders who wish to support transformative inquiry-based learning for engaged citizenship.
Outcomes—through their participation, educators will:
  • Receive copies of Natural Curiosity (www.naturalcuriosity.ca/) and Connecting the Dots (www.lsf-lst.ca/dots) and gain perspectives on applying inquiry.
  • Identify & begin to address questions, issues and challenges relevant to applying inquiry in their professional practice
  • Experience professional inquiry methods that can in turn be applied with students 
  • Investigate collaborative knowledge building principles and methods
  • Gain confidence in planning authentic inquiry learning experiences and applying appropriate assessment methodology 
  • Explore how inquiry and other strategies maximize student engagement

Cost: $325 CAD (HST Breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and 2 publications included)

**Space is Limited! Register by August 16, 2017*