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Making Tomorrow Conference presented by VICPA

May 25 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Making Tomorrow Conference presented by VICPA

MTC is proud to present our 2019 Keynote Speaker, Dr. Deborah MacNamara!

About this Event

What’s included?

  • Keynote speaker Dr. Deborah MacNamara
  • Two workshops selected from your top four requests
  • Coffee service and buffet lunch

The Making Tomorrow Conference provides a special day of information, community building, creative ideas and insights into the important job of educating and caring for our children.

Our 2019 theme is “The Essence of Play” – and our experts will guide participants through discussion of the pivotal role of play in development, risky play, development of “Hygge”, supporting children with Autism Spectrum Disorder through play, pedagogical narratives, kids and technology, Indigenous learning, the new Early Years Learning Framework, and more!

Please join us on May 25, 2019 at the luxurious Ocean Pointe Resort in Victoria, BC to share ideas, experiences, and a delicious buffet lunch!

We have several workshops available:

  • Writing Down the Raw: Two educators embracing autoethnography presented by Lindsay Lichty and Lynne Wanamaker
  • Let’s Play Together : Teaching play skills to children with Autism presented by Shelin Husein
  • The Impact of Entertainment Media on Today’s Families presented by Shannon Husk
  • Risky Play, Friluftsliv and Hygge in Early Childhood Education presented by Patricia Obee
  • The Revised BC Early Learning Framework presented by Kira Reynolds
  • Cultivating Relationships through PLAY – Morning Workshop presented by Dr. Deborah MacNamara
  • A Playful Approach to Discipline – Afternoon Workshop presented by Dr. Deborah MacNamara
  • Indigenous Pedagogies presented by the Victoria Native Friendship Centre

Check out the full keynote and workshop descriptions on our website at www.makingtomorrowconference.com.


May 25
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort
100 Harbour Road
Victoria, BC V9A 0G1 Canada
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