The Phi Delta Kappa - University of Toronto Chapter offers a full program of events throughout the academic year. As the events become fully confirmed, a hot link will appear to provide details of location and time.
In addition to these Toronto based programs, members are encouraged to take advantage of the Professional Learning opportunities, Chapter Services, and Travel Seminars organized by Phi Delta Kappa International. For more details, visit the PDK International Website, www.pdkintl.org.
For further information about these local program events, please contact the Chapter President, Dr. Bev Freedman at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Aug 15 to 18, 2011||International Confederation of Principals (ICP) World Convention||Toronto Metro Convention Centre||See www.icp2011.ca for details|
|Tues. and Wed. September 6th and 7th, 2011||OISE Orientation||OISE at University of Toronto||TBA|
|Thurs., September 8th, 2011||Doctoral Dissertation Award Announced||See Awards tab on the website for details|
|Sat., September 17, 2011||ChalkWalk||Sign in at OISE, University of Toronto (room 212), Walk at Queen's Park||10:00 AM|
|Wed., October 5, 2011||Cooperative Learning Research Series Part 1||York University - Technology Enhanced Learning Building Room 3072learn more||7PM|
|Tues., December 6, 2011||Cooperative Learning Research Series Part 2||OISE - 5250learn more||7PM|
|Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012||Cooperative Learning Research Series Part 3||OISE - 5280learn more||7PM|
|Wednesday, April 25, 2012||Annual General Meeting and Outstanding Educator Award||Faculty Club - University of Torontolearn more||5:30PM|
Kappan Discussion Group
Kappan Discussion Group
Are you interested in joining a Kappan Discussion Group? Join some of your fellow Kappans to read and discuss selected articles from Phi Delta Kappan Journal, books and the connections/implications for our local scene.
Our next selection is Catching Up or Leading the Way by Yong Zhao; the discussion date is Saturday, October 15.
Contact Mary El Milosh if you are interested.
Books that we have discussed include Bowling Alone, Social Intelligence , The Tipping Point and What Schools Are For and Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle .
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