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ISABC is hosting a professional development event for individuals who expressed interest at our UBC seminar in January. The event will take place on Saturday, February 29th from 9:30am-11:30am at UBC. The event will include a session on resume/cover letter writing and a chance to interact with various HR managers from ISABC schools. Please bring […]
To view click on the link below to read: ISABC February 2020 Newsletter
Eleven productive collaborative ISABC Leadership Groups met over the past few weeks to share expertise and to learn from one another. Please read the highlights from some of these meetings below. Ed Tech and System Administration Group On January 17, Glenlyon Norfolk School hosted the ISABC Ed Tech and System Administration group. Ten ISABC schools attended in […]
Please view the ISABC December 2019 Newsletter.
Please view the ISABC November 2019 Newsletter.
Event Category: Professional Development Opportunities and Presentations Date: October 25, 2019 to December 8, 2019 Event Description: ORTON-GILLINGHAM INSTRUCTOR TRAINING (ASSOCIATE LEVEL) We train over 50 educators every year in the Orton-Gillingham approach. Orton-Gillingham is one of the most proven language-based methods for teaching students with language-based learning disabilities, such as dyslexia, to read and write. Part […]
Date: September 17, 2019 to June 18, 2020 Students who have difficulty processing math will benefit from working with a 1:1 math instructor in our After3 program. Our instructors work with students to fill in any gaps in math knowledge and work towards bringing each student to grade level. Instructors begin at a student’s level of […]
September 17, 2019 to June 18, 2020 Location: Fraser Academy Our coaches help students to develop skills and strategies that increase self-awareness and independence at school and home. Executive Function skills encompass planning, organizing and prioritizing tasks/information; working memory; time management; task initiation and completion; reflection and self-regulation. Through the application of research-based methods, students […]
Date: September 17, 2019 to June 18, 2020 Event Location: Fraser Academy, Kitsilano Students who struggle with reading, writing, spelling, and comprehension tasks will benefit from working with one of our 1:1 Orton-Gillingham language instructors. We conduct a diagnostic assessment of each student’s achievement levels and create an individualized program to improve skills. This proven approach to […]