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[Fall Workshop 2011] Workshop Outline

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2011 ETUG FALL WORKSHOP
“YOU ARE HERE: SUPPORTING MINDFUL JOURNEYS IN OUR PRACTICE”
KWANTLEN POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY, RICHMOND, BC

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2011


This year we head to Kwantlen Polytechnic University located in the travel hub of Richmond, BC, inspiring the theme: “You Are Here: Supporting Mindful Journeys in our Practice”. Come share your experiences and “mindful journeys” with ETUG as we consider where we are, where we want to go in the world of teaching, learning and technology. Cost for the workshop is $25 + HST and includes a continental breakfast, lunch and 2 refreshment breaks.

Agenda:

* Schedule is subject to change.

Thursday, November 3, 2011 [ Cactus Club Cafe ]

5:30 – 9:00 am ETUG Pub Social  [Cactus Club Richmond]

Friday, November 4, 2011 [Kwantlen Polytechnic University Richmond, Conference Center]

7:30 – 8:45 am Continental Breakfast
8:45 – 9:00 am Welcome & Introductions
9:00 – 10:30 am Stillness in Motion: An Experiential Workshop on Mindfulness and Creativity
10:30 –  11:00 pm Networking & Refreshment Break
11:00 – 12:00 pm Journeying the Professional Development Landscape through Interactive Theatre
12:00 – 1:15 pm Lunch (45 min) &
Institutional Updates (starting at 12:45 pm)
1:15 – 2:05 pm Faculty Development: Mindful Journey or Bad Trip?
2:10 – 3:00  pm Evernote – Finally (Hands-On)
3:05 – 3:55 pm A Grassroots approach to e-Portfolios
3:55 – 4:00  pm Workshop Close

Registration

The Fall workshop fee is $25 + HST (Includes workshop sessions, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and lunch). All credit card transactions will be processed in Canadian dollars and are subject to current exchange rates. Details on Registration for the ETUG Fall 2011 Workshop. REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. If you have questions, please contact Leva Lee llee@bccampus.ca

Accommodation

We have block bookings with the following hotels until October 19th . They are both within blocks of  Kwantlen University campus:

Four Points Sheraton:  $100/night + taxes. 2 Double beds/Non-smoking. Includes free shuttle to/from airport and free internet. Parking is $10/night. Check-in 3 pm/ Check-out 12 Noon. Call 1-888-281-8888. Quote group: BC Educational Technology Users Group (ETUG).

La Quinta Inn: $79/night + taxes. Standard King & Standard Double. Includes free high speed internet, hot breakfast,local calls, voicemail and airport shuttle between 6 am and 10 pm. Call 1-866-495-0490. Quote group: ETUG Workshop.

 

ETUG Pub Night

See you Thursday November 3rd evening for the ETUG Pub Night 5:30 pm onward at Cactus Club  Richmond. The location is across the street from the Lansdowne skytrain station and a few blocks from Kwantlen University. (Just a reminder that this is a no-host event which means we will need to pay for our own food and drinks.)

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