Spring Event – Janice Novakowski

Thank you to all the teachers who came to our Spring Chapter Event. It was a huge success and thanks to your participation we had more primary teachers attend than ever before. Below are some links that were shared by Janice during her session.

Richmond School District K-12 Math and Science Blog

BCAMT Reggio-Inspired Mathematics Blog

Link to the BC Curriculum Connections one-pagers that were referred to today, can be downloaded as pdfs and shared…more to come:

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Our Fall Conference is Full!

Sorry to those who missed this wonderful event.

We will see you in Nanaimo next in October 2016

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Full-Day Kindergarten Webinar

The BCTF and the Primary PSA is holding a webinar to discuss the implementation of Full-Day Kindergarten (FDK) on Wednesday May 13, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The panelists for the webinar will be Jim Iker, President BCTF,  Janine Fraser, President BCPTA, and Carol Johns, Kindergarten teacher and executive member of BCPTA.

This webinar is open to any teacher interested in hearing about, and contributing to, discussion on full-day kindergarten in BC.  The topics will include

  • teacher workload
  • gradual entry models
  • the impact of FDK on existing Aboriginal programs
  • the impact of FDK on other primary classes, and the rest of the school
  • the resourcing of K rooms to allow for play-based programs in the full day model.

Pre-registration is necessary, please go the link below.


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