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Education Program Coordinator

Check Your Head (CYH) is a youth-driven non-profit organization. We encourage young people to understand and take action for social and environmental justice. Since 1999, CYH youth facilitators have delivered over 2,000 popular education workshops and worked with over 60,000 … Continue reading

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Dalai Lama Centre’s Heart-Mind 2013 Conference, May 9-11

The Dalai Lama Centre’s May 9-11 HEART-MIND 2013 CONFERENCE brings together some of the leading minds in child development to explore how mindfulness leads to physical and mental well-being of children. The conference addresses the Dalai Lama’s question, “How do … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunity: Education Project Assistant

- Term Contract – Background Your experience, enthusiasm, and creativity will be a welcome asset in furthering the Okanagan Science Centre (OSC) mission: to inspire scientific inquiry through dynamic and interactive learning experiences; to encourage all ages to appreciate the relevance … Continue reading

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Sarah Herring Spring 2009 Shares her “Social Issues in Education” final project

I wanted to share my final project for my “Social Issues in Education” class. It is a video commentary I made reflecting on the importance of early exposure to nature for low income kids. It seems quite relevant to local … Continue reading

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Action Canada Public Dialogue on Challenges and Change in Canada’s Education Systems

Join the dialogue as Action Canada Fellows, panel experts and members of the public explore three public policy issues facing our education systems: Standardized testing in Canada: 8:00 – 9:15 Real Accountability or an Illusion of Success? Teaching questions not … Continue reading

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Dialogue and Civic Engagement Program: Individual registration is now open

If you’re actively involved in community engagement and are looking for ways to enhance your practice, these courses will help you learn concepts, emerging best practices, and skills for creating effective, strength-based community engagement processes in your organization or community. … Continue reading

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