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The Pedagogy of Play – Playful Approaches to Leading a Culture of Play

April 4 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

$50.00

The Pedagogy of Play

PLAYFUL APPROACHES TO LEADING

A CULTURE OF PLAY

Learning Forward BC Spring Network Dinner

 

Thursday, April 4, 2019   4:30 -7:30

 

 

LEARNING FORWARD BC AND WEST VANCOUVER SCHOOLS PRESENT A NETWORKING DINNER ON THE

 

The Pedagogy of Play – Playful Approaches to Leading a Culture of Play

 

Bring a cross-role team and join the West Vancouver District Early Learning Team for an interactive, research-based learning experience from multiple perspectives – classroom teachers, district specialists, early childhood educators, principals/vice principals and child/youth workers.

Playful learning has implications across the system.

Michael Resnick ( MIT) states: Play: learning involves …trying new things, tinkering with materials, testing boundaries, taking risks, iterating again and again. http://llk.media.mit.edu

 

Bring a cross role team and leave with:

  • Insights
  • Tools, resources, ideas and inspiration
  • A cross-role leadership perspective
  • Structures to support learning focused, professional conversations

 

CONSIDER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS

Is your learning based in a PLAYPEN or on a PLAYGROUND MODEL?

What kind of play supports student learning that enables  creative thinkers and deep learning?

How can play influence adult learning?

How  does leadership supports or hinders this model?

 

The following resources will provide some current thinking  and writing in this area.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VaSSFKgIBss&feature=youtu.be

 

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Questions:

Email  Karen Fadum  Fadum_Karen@surreyschools.ca

or  Sandralynn Shortall  sshorthall@wvschools.ca

 

 

 

Educator Price:   $50.00 per seat, includes a light dinner.

Note teams of 5 or more will qualify for discount.  Please email Fadum_Karen@surreyschools.ca

for details.

This event will be limited to 50 participants

 

The Pedagogy of Play – Playful Approaches to Leading a Culture of Play

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Date:
April 4
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$50.00
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Inglewood Learning Centre, 1735 Inglewood Ave, West Vancouver
1735 Inglewood Ave,
West Vancouver, BC
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