Highlights from April 28th, 2016 Network Dinner

Highlights from our evening of learning, April 28th, 2016, Learning Forward BC Network Dinner Video clips Delta Team, Annieville Elementary Principal Wendy Shields shares the learning journey of Annieville school in relation to their Reggio-inspired and inquiry-based approach to learning. … Continued

Conference 2016- Vancouver BC

When: Dec. 3-7, 2016 Location: Vancouver Convention Centre, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3, Canada For more information on this exciting conference opportunity, visit the Learning Forward website via the following link: Conference information Save $75 on a 3-, … Continued

President’s Message – Sue Elliot – January 2016

Supporting Innovative Practice   “Countries that wish to improve the effectiveness of professional development provided to teachers should increase the amount and variation of school embedded offerings such as mentoring and coaching, creating networks of teachers who learn together, and … Continued


Learning Forward BC enters into Research Project with University of Toronto ( OISE) and Learning Forward . For more information and updates contact Audrey Hobbs Johnson at audreyhj@shaw.ca    

Thoughts from the President-Sue Elliot

  ENGAGEMENT is at the heart of our work as educators.  Teachers engaging and guiding students in order to develop a passion for learning, teachers tapping their own interests to inspire students, and work with other teachers to create a … Continued

Why Quality Professional Learning Matters

Subscribe to RSS Why Quality Professional Development for Teachers Matters SEPTEMBER 16, 2014   Why quality professional development for teachers matters Edutopia Where should a school invest effort, time, and resources to help students? Invest in either finding the best … Continued

President’s Message by Sue Elliot – Spring 2014

“Collaborative inquiry involves two components – collaboration (working together) and inquiry (a search for deep understanding) … Collaboration is why you would want to bring people together. However, not all collaboration is equal, and working together for the sake of … Continued

Tool: Yes/ No Survey

This strategy provides an opportunity for participants to explore a topic by posing a question, and to make connections with other participants. It also builds community, and lifts the energy in the room.   Process: Choose a topic [e.g. Collaboration], … Continued