Train the Trainer for Administrators & Coaches: Preparing Parents for the Shift to Concept Based Curriculum - REPEAT
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Train the Trainer for Administrators & Coaches: Preparing Parents for the Shift to Concept Based Curriculum - REPEAT
Presented by: Cheryl Babin & Krystal Abrahamowicz
Located at: FFCA - Learning Centre
110 - 7000 Railway St. SE, Calgary, AB
About the Session


This training session will support administrators & instructional coaches who want to introduce parents in their school community to the concept based approach. Participants will be provided with ideas, tips, and tools that they could use in their schools to create a fun and engaging parent evening to introduce parents to the idea of a concept based curriculum.

This learning opportunity is being offered through curriculum implementation funding from Alberta Education.

About the Presenter(s)

Cheryl Babin is an International Baccalaureate Programme Coordinator and workshop leader.  With experience in public, international and independent schools as an educator, experiential learning director, instructional coach and consultant, Cheryl has also been a sessional instructor for B. Ed. students at St. Mary's University in Calgary.  Specific areas of interest and experience include designing learning through a pedagogy of inquiry, concept based curriculum and instruction, student engaged assessment, and the development of international-mindedness and global perspectives.

Krystal Abrahamowicz is a Designer of Professional Learning with the Calgary Regional Consortium.  In this role, she authored the Supporting High School Completion a Tool Kit for Success resource and had a key role in developing the Implementation and Planning Tool in the Government of Alberta Resource, Working Together to Support Mental Health in Alberta Schools. Previous to this, she spent over 10 years as a Teacher, Student Services Specialist, and then Student Services Coordinator at Westmount Charter School. With extensive background and training in gifted education, and many years of experience in designing support plans for diverse learners, Krystal is a passionate believer that every student can experience success at school.

Fee: $15.00

Includes: Light Snacks