Foundation Cognitive Coaching Days 5-8 (14 – 17 Sept 2019)
Upcoming
$9,000.00
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 …

NFI/WIDA From Silos to Systems: Working Collaboratively for Learning Access
Upcoming
April 7, 2019

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 of this central professional challenge …

Calm The Chaos: Supporting Children’s Behaviour Part 1
Expired
November 27, 2018
Hong Kong

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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 Through Growth: Agency Through Inquiry
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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…

The Power of Play Part 2
Expired
November 6, 2018
Hong Kong

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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
Digital Technology In The Early Years
Expired
October 9, 2018
Hong Kong

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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
Foundation Cognitive Coaching Days 1-4
Expired
March 11, 2019

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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 Coaching…

Foundation Adaptive Schools Days 1-4
Expired
March 6, 2019
Hong Kong

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The goal of the Foundation Adaptive Schools Seminar is to develop the collective identity and capacity of all the organisation members as collaborators and inquirers.

Seminar Outcomes:

In the four-day Adaptive Schools Foundation Seminar, participants will develop:

  • An increased capacity to initiate, develop and sustain high functioning groups;
  • New lenses for diagnosing the stages and phases of group development;
  • An expanded repertoire of practical facilitation tools;
  • Understandings of when and how to engage groups in
PREPaRE workshops
Expired
January 16, 2019
Hong Kong

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The PREPaRE School Crisis Prevention and Intervention Training Curriculum (PREPaRE), 2nd Edition, is designed to help schools meet the crisis prevention and intervention needs of students, staff, and families. The curriculum builds on existing personnel, resources and programs, links to ongoing school safety efforts, provides for sustainability, and can be adapted to individual school needs and size. PREPaRE fits a staff development model, is affordable, and enables schools to comply with legal requirements regarding crisis …

Learning and Technology Today: Notes for a Future that Arrived Early
Expired
November 15, 2018
Hong Kong

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We will continue our conversations on purposeful use of technology when we welcome Dr. Ruben Puentedura, the creator of the SAMR model, to HKA. The SAMR framework categorizes four different degrees of classroom technology integration and supports meaningful and contextually-appropriate integration. As well, Dr. Puentedura will also work with us to explore how we approach action research and project-based learning.

Dr. Ruben will offering an open evening session on the Thursday 15th of November at …