The Aspiring Leaders Program
This professional learning opportunity is to support teachers who aspire to become school based administrators. The Aspiring Leaders Program extends over 14 months and begins August 2017. The program includes two summer institutes and seven Friday/Saturday seminars. An eight day residency program is integrated throughout the program.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-18 Cohort of this exciting program being offered by The Educational Leadership Consortium of Nova Scotia (NSELC) in partnership with The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
Application Process: Applications are made available through participating School Board websites. Selections will be based on identified criteria and an interview by a panel of Board personnel.
August 2017 Artisan Teacher Conference
The Artisan Teacher Conference August 8 and 9, 2017
Featuring Dr. Mike Rutherford
The NSELC, in partnership with the Rutherford Learning Group, is pleased to offer an exciting professional learning opportunity for P-12 teachers and educational leaders. The two day conference will focus on strategies for high performance teaching that enhance student learning. Participants will be introduced to patterns of skillful instruction. They will become familiar with the 23 themes of teaching that enable teachers to create classrooms with high levels of student engagement, effort, clarity, thinking, performance, and success. Conference participants will recognize the themes in their own teaching, determine their skills and strengths, and enhance their practice.