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The mission of Cognitive CoachingSM is to produce self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. It is the invisible skills of teaching, the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions, which produce superior instruction. Cognitive CoachingSM is a research-based model that …

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Join us to explore how exposure to music at home is beneficial for families. We will explore how music can be used in our daily life to support physical, emotional and social development. Parents will be equipped with tips and tricks to ease their everyday routines and strengthen relationships within the home.

This workshop will be focused on parents with younger children.…

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September 23, 2019

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A CONTINUATION OF DAYS 1-3 OF THE SEMINAR AND REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETED FOR EACH SEPARATELY.

Days 4-6 of the Advanced Cognitive Coaching Seminar carry on from days 1-3, further building the capacity of coaches as mediators of thinking.…

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September 19, 2019

In the Advanced Cognitive Coaching Seminar, participants build on the knowledge, understandings and skills they developed in the Foundation Seminar, strengthening their identities as mediators of thinking.

 

Areas in which participants will further build their own capacity over the six days of the Advanced Seminar include:

  • developing an identity as a mediator of thinking
  • utilizing conversation structures for planning, reflecting, problem resolving and group coaching
  • developing a coachee’s autonomy and sense of community
  • developing greater awareness of efficacy, consciousness,
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September 14, 2019

In order to register for this course, you must have already completed Foundation Cognitive Coaching Days 1-4.

The mission of Cognitive CoachingSM is to produce self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. It is the invisible skills of teaching, the thinking …

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WIDA and Next Frontier Inclusion (NFI) are collaborating in this unique event to help schools integrate learning ecosystems, language learning and learning support in systemic and supportive ways. In this conversation, we will collectively inquire into the role of identity and school culture in helping or hindering organizational collaboration.

We’ll also work together to notice, name and nurture collaborative practices that work, and to tackle those that don’t. We’ll all leave with a deeper understanding …

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From Toddlers to Teens, this workshops supports adults with navigating challenging moments and creating a road map for responding to tantrums, tensions and tears. We will explore how to adopt the kind of approach that meets children at the developmental stage they are in and provides them what they need at the time they need it most.

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Collaboration for growth is a consortium of six lead international schools who are committed to inquiry-based learning. Each year one school hosts the other schools to to discuss best practice, current research and what it looks like in our schools.

Focus Strands:

Mathematics

Student Agency

Inclusion

Word Inquiry

Collaboration…

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The Power of Play Part 1 focused on the impact of the environment and materials on play. We concentrated on the quality of toys and play materials rather than the quantity and the explored benefits open-ended materials have on fostering imagination early in life.

 
The Power of Play Part 2 will explore the role of both the child and the adult in play.  When we play alongside a child, we’re invited into their world and
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HKA is pleased to announce that we will offer a tech talk on Digital Technology In The Early Years on October 9th from 1:30 -2:30 pm at Hong Kong Academy.   

 
Digital technology is more prevalent in our lives today and impacts the way we learn, think and feel. A healthy relationship with technology is important and can start early in life. Join us to learn more about current research that leads us to understand