People for Education’s 17th Annual Conference
Our 2013 Making Connections Conference was a great success! We’ve tried to capture it for all to see, hear, think about and share.
With just a click of your mouse, you can watch the keynote, the plenaries and many of the workshops, and you can read the notes and review the speakers’ power point presentations. Click here for a list of all sessions.
Please enjoy these highlights of Making Connections 2013, held at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto on November 2, 2013.
Keynote: Pedro Noguera
A Broader and Bolder Approach to School Reform
Dr. Noguera’s presentation focused on the inequalities that continue to exist in the education system, and how we can overcome them. Click here to learn more.
Plenary Panel: Aboriginal Education for All
What are the real gaps in Ontario’s provincially funded schools?
This panel engaged and informed conference participants in all aspects of First Nations, Métis and Inuit education. Click here to learn more.
Plenary Panel: Redefining School Success
Currently, school success is evaluated using assessments of literacy and numeracy. This panel focused on expanding the measures of school success to include indicators such as health, creativity, citizenship, social-emotional learning and school climate. Click here to learn more.
Thank you to our sponsors: