ABCDE Awards in Education for 2018

Recipients for the 2018 ABCDE Awards in Education have been announced with one of our own receiving the honour. The Association of BC Deans of Education (ABCDE) presented Terry-Lee Beaudry an award for Education Advocate of the Year. Ms. Beaudry serves as Deputy Superintendent, Central Okanagan S.D. 23, Kelowna. She also serves as an adjunct […]

Interdisciplinary speaker series announces 2018 winter speakers

Interdisciplinary speaker series announces 2018 winter speakers

PINTS Speaker Series welcomes new lineup of speakers It was over a beer that Dr. Christopher Martin, Assistant Professor in Education, and Dr. Ross Hickey, Assistant Professor in Economics, decided to launch their interdisciplinary speaker series PINTS ( Political Inquiry aNd Theory Studies). Designed to foster opportunities for faculty and graduate students to pilot work […]

NELSON Spring Launch Event - BC Curriculum Resource Showcase

Join Nelson BC Resource Publishers, Reviewers and Teachers for a night of collabortive discussion, appetizers, wine and learning.

Our team of educational representatives will introduce you to our new resources, demonstrate our blended, print and digital classroom materials and provide you with complimentary learning resources to take back to your own classrooms to try.
I hope you can join us!

More Information Regarding our New BC Resource Offerings:

In this time of curriculum change Nelson offers K-7 educators a suite of made-in-BC resources designed to support inquiry-based learning in Science, Mathematics, Social Studies, and English Language Arts.

Our new print and digital resources are designed to help you uncover the big ideas, core and curricular competencies, and updated content learning standards for each subject area.
Developed from the ground up to align with each curriculum, Nelson Science, BC Math Boost,Nelson Socials, and Under One Sun include:
- Common teacher resource features to save you time
- Subject-specific assessment tools for core and curricular competencies
- Authentic learning from First Peoples

Research Presentation and Panel Discuss

Living Democracy: Examining the vital connections between education and engaged citizenship.

Dr. Catherine Broom, Dr. Christopher Martin and Dr. Margaret Macintyre Latta will be presenting research on Canadian democracy and recent publications.

Kyle Hamilton and Ryan Holly, teachers from School District 23, will also be presenting about their work on citizenship, democracy and social justice through education.