BCTF New Teachers' Conference 2020
Events like the NTC bring together
members from all over the province, and therefore offer unique
networking and sharing opportunities. We encourage you to spread the
word about these conferences amongst your membership.
The theme of the NTCs 2020 is: Wellness Safety Balance in life and on the job.
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Keynote Speaker : Hannah Beach
Beach is an award-winning educator, author, and keynote speaker. She was
recognized by the Canadian Human Rights Commission in 2017 as one of five
featured changemakers in Canada. She is the co-author of Reclaiming Our
Students: Why Children Are More Anxious, Aggressive, and Shut Down
Than Ever—And What We Can Do About It (released April 2020). Her
best-selling I Can Dance book
series—which supports the emotional health of children through movement, play,
and expression—won the 2017 GOLD International Moonbeam Children’s Book Award
and has been adopted by multiple English- and French-language school boards
across Canada. Hannah received the City of Ottawa’s annual Celebration of
People Education Award, which recognized her expertise in developing innovative
inclusive programs and resources. As the founder of celebrated experiential
discovery programs at Dandelion Dance™ and Tournesol, Hannah has spent over 25
years developing and delivering programs for children and youth. She is a Neufeld
course facilitator, delivers professional development services across the
country, provides emotional health consulting to schools, and speaks at
national and international conferences about the power of bringing more feeling
and human connection into the classroom.
Find her online at hannahbeach.ca