Workshop Details
Workshop ID 1137
Title 2022 VSB Early Learning Conference A - with Natural Curiosity Book (Feb 18)
Year 2021/2022
Subject Area Literacy
Audience Group Administrators (Elementary);Education Consultants;Teachers Teaching on Call (TTOC);Community School Team members;Elementary Teachers;Indigenous Support Workers;Elementary Support Workers;French Immersion Support Workers;French Immersion Teachers;Teacher Librarians;Indigenous Teachers;Resource Teachers;Elementary Resource Teachers
Open to external participants? Yes
2022 VSB Early Learning Conference 'A'
Changing the World One Story at a Time

Join us for 3 inspiring presentations!

The Importance of Indigenous Perspectives in Children’s Environmental Inquiry 
With Rosa Na and Danielle Marcoux-Hunter, Natural Curiosity
How to move deeper into land-based and inquiry-led learning? How might you process your experiences, ask questions and share stories? As you explore you own inquiry, you may discover unexpected capacities in your students and in yourself. Find ways to connect children to the natural world in the spirit of Truth and Reconciliation.

CHEQ - Children's experiences in early environments
The CHEQ is an innovative way to capture and report on children’s experiences in their early environments. The CHEQ focuses on experiences in specific areas of development that are strongly linked to children’s health and well-being, education and social outcomes.

Story Workshop: Story Workshop as a Path toward Understanding
With Susan MacKay and Matt Karlsen
Combining quality literature, experiences with the arts, and story creation supports children as meaning-makers striving to understand themselves, their families, and their worlds. This session invites participants to experience how story workshop is a structure that supports that continuity.

Friday, February 18, 2022
8:30 am to 1:10 pm
Online via TEAMS


VSB STAFF AND EXTERNAL PARTICIPANTS: ONLY REGISTER for Conference 'A' if you wish to purchase the book NATURAL CURIOSITY (2ND ED). If you do NOT wish to purchase this resource, REGISTER FOR CONFERENCE 'B' (registration is free).

VSB STAFF registered for Story Workshop Series A or B are automatically registered for the Early Learning Conference. You ONLY NEED TO REGISTER FOR CONFERENCE 'A' IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PURCHASE THE 'NATURAL CURIOSITY' BOOK.

EXTERNAL PARTICIPANTSTHIS REGISTRATION FEE IS TO PURCHASE THE RESOURCE: NATURAL CURIOSITY. You must coordinate the pick up of your book from our office located in Mackenzie Elementary at your expense. 
DLS Literacy, Room 169, 950 East 39th Avenue, Vancouver V5W 1K8
Contact Information Gina Wong
Colleen Dickie
Christine Fyfe
Note Natural Curiosity book will be sent via bluebag to VSB staff in January 2022.
Flyer PD 2022 VSB Early Learning Conf .pdf
Registration Deadline
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Fee Required Yes
VSB Employee Fee $30.00
Non-VSB Employee Fee $40.00


Workshop Number: 700.140
2022 VSB Early Learning Conference A - with Natural Curiosity Book (Feb 18)

Date: Friday, February 18, 2022
Time: 8:30 am - 1:10 pm

Location: Online(MS TEAMS)
Max Enroll/Seats Left: 200/172
EOC Provided: No