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CATCA recognizes that convention is situated on Treaty 7, South of Red Deer River, the traditional territory of the Blackfoot, Tsuu T’ina, and Stoney Nakoda peoples, and that the North of Red Deer River Treaty 6, traditional Métis, Cree, and Saulteaux territory. We honour the First Peoples who have lived here since time immemorial, and we give thanks for the land.

ATA President Schilling’s 2023 Convention Greeting. WATCH IT HERE!

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Thursday, February 23 • 9:00am - 11:20am
Ten things no one taught you about teaching!

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The first year(s) of teaching can be a survival struggle. If you are struggling with wanting to help all students succeed AND having enough time to prepare, this workshop will help you take a breath, fix some problems and take home some engaging activities to use in your classroom.
First year teachers can be overwhelmed by everything they have to do - often they don't know what they don't know and they are very busy trying to do it all. These ten things will help your year run more smoothly, so that you can enjoy teaching!

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Susan Carter

How to Teach Humour for Stress Relief, Life Skills and Fun
Susan Carter shows you how to deal with our teaching world with a laugh. Creative coping ideas come from thirty plus years of teaching Junior High and doing standup! Susan retired from Elk Island Public Schools (Alberta) to substitute, speak to teachers, and of course learn how to... Read More →

Thursday February 23, 2023 9:00am - 11:20am MST
Red Deer Polytechnic-2302
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