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SD#23 Kelowna MILE Math Program - Training

Date: Monday, February 3rd Time: 8:30am-2:30pm Location: Hollywood Road Education Centre – room 2 Cost: $78.75, this includes; hot beverages, lunch, demonstration materials, & GST Registration & Payment: To be done on Employee Connect (please use this link and search MILE Math) MILE MATH PROGRAM

Here is the hotel information: Hotel: The Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre – cost $109.00 & tax/room (2 queen beds). Date: Sunday, February 2nd, booking name is "SD23 MILE Math (School District 23)". Please call this toll free number to book your room 1-800-665-2518 or call locally 250-860-9711 Address: 2170 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna, BC Booking Cut Off Date: January 13, 2020

Here is a quick description of the MILE Math Program and the attached research papers documenting it's success with students.

M.I.L.E MATH PROGRAM The Math Interactive Learning Experience (MILE) Math Program is successful in developing the fundamental principles of mathematics to children diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)and those with Intellectual Disabilities. The MILE Math Program utilizes interactive learning, metacognitive teaching and hands-on activities to teach math. The main focus of the MILE Math Program is helping children develop an understanding of math concepts, rather than rote-memorizing a series of math facts. The MILE curriculum has proven to be successful for students Kindergarten to Grade 12.

When
Feb 3rd, 2020 to Feb 3rd, 2020
Where
Hollywood Road Education Centre - Room 2; 1040 Hollywood Road, Kelowna BC

FASCETS 3-day Workshop for Parents and Professionals

Trying Differently Rather Than Harder

This workshop provides information about Fetal Alcohol/Neurobehavioral Conditions (FA/NB) and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on the brains and behaviors of children, adolescents and adults.

FA/NB are brain-based, neurobehavioral conditions with behavioral symptoms. The workshop will educate you on a best practices approach for increasing understanding of FA/NB, reducing frustration, and expanding options. Case examples of successful accommodations are central to this training.

When
Feb 20th, 2020 to Feb 22nd, 2020
Where
Mark Spencer Hotel, Portland, Oregon

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FASCETS Training of Trainers

FASCETS year long program to become a certified facilitator of the Neurobehavioural Model

This Training of Trainers is for prospective facilitators who, as a result of having participated in a FASCETS 3-day workshop on FASD and the Neurobehavioural Model, recognize the need for wider understanding of the brain-behaviour link. They will then become equipped and certified to educate others, including colleagues, parents, and community partners, to effectively work with people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and other brain-based conditions, using the FASCETS Neurobehavioural Model. This program begins with a 4-day in person training in Portland, OR.

When
Feb 24th, 2020 to Feb 28th, 2020
Where
Portland, OR

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FASD Sessions 2020

The FASD Network is pleased to announce the fourth annual “FASD Sessions”.

This two-day conference will be held in Saskatoon on February 26th and 27th, 2020 at the Travelodge (106 Circle Dr West).

This year’s theme will focus on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and the justice system. The event will include two keynote presentations from Dr. Michelle Stewart and Myles Himmelreich as well as several beneficial break-out sessions.

For more information, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/fasd-sessions-2020-registration-75063172971

When
Feb 26th, 2020 to Feb 28th, 2020
Where
Travelodge - 106 Circle Drive West, Saskatoon, SK

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