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Greater Essex County District School Board
Building Tomorrow Together Every Learner, Every Day
2018 Summer Conference

NEWS RELEASE                                 
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200

August 20, 2018
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

Summer Professional Development
- Learning Beyond the Horizon-

A 3 day conference will punctuate the Greater Essex County District School Board's summer development programs for staff.

"Learning Beyond the Horizon" begins Tuesday, August 21st at Tecumseh Vista Academy offering 3 full days of workshops and learning opportunities in a variety of disciplines including Math, Literacy and Social Studies. More than 1000 employees have registered for the conference.

Each day will begin with a Keynote address at 8:35 a.m.:

  • Tuesday – Tom Schimmer (Instructional Agility);
  • Wednesday – Isabelle Fontaine (Emotional Intelligence & Performance Psychology);
  • Thursday – Kevin Lamoureaux (A Response to the Truth and reconciliation Calls to Action).

Participants will also attend a series of workshops of their choice. The conference concludes each day at 3:00 p.m.
For more information please contact Public Relations officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.