Early Learning


"Nothing lights up a child's brain like play." - Dr. Stuart Brown

Marianne Vande Pol, Early Primary Resource Coordinator

TRAINING & WORKSHOPS

(re-)defining Playful Inquiry With Susan Harris Mackay & Matt Karlsen From Opal School @ Portland's Children's Museum

“Today’s puzzle”, writes Jamie Homes, “is to figure out what to do – in our jobs, relationships, and everyday lives – when we have no idea what to do.” How do we transform our schools into learning communities that are responsive to that puzzle – schools which develop collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and creativity?

Thursday, February 22 ~ 3:30 to 7:00 with dinner

Friday, February 23 ~ 10:30 to 2:30 with lunch

Hollywood Road Education Center - Room 1 – 1040 Hollywood Road

Kelowna, BC

**Out of district registrants - $157.50 for both presentations or $105.00 for one presentation

Registration link: Re-defining Playful Inquiry

https://cimsweb.sd23.bc.ca/publicconnect/deevents.aspx

**Deadline: Friday, February 16, 2018



Kamloops Early Years Center

150 Wood St

T: 250-376-4771

TRAINING & WORKSHOPS

EMERGENCY FIRST AID FOR CHILD CARE

JOHN TOD CENTRE Y

Saturdays, 8:30 am – 4:30 am

March 10, 2018.

Fee: $100.25

ROUGH AND TUMBLE PLAY

Rough and tumble play holds value for young children in relation to their physical, social and educational development. Join us and hear from 2 early childhood educators how they successfully incorporated this type of play into their programming and the benefits that they were able to observe in the children.

JOHN TOD CENTRE Y

Tuesday, 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

February 6 2018

Fee: $15

TOY AND RESOURCE LENDING LIBRARY

Our Lending Library is a free resource for parents and child care providers. There is a wide variety of materials to help parents and educators plan their play and learning times, bring new ideas to their environments, and help children to learn and grow in fun, creative ways. Check out our photo gallery on Facebook to see what is available.