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Featured Speakers

avatar for Jason Schilling

Jason Schilling

Alberta Teachers' Association
President
avatar for Jeremy Allen

Jeremy Allen

Death Ed.
Owner/Speaker
avatar for Joe Beckman

Joe Beckman

Till360 Consulting
Speaker/Author
avatar for Dr. Tina Boogren

Dr. Tina Boogren

Author/Education Consultant
avatar for Dr. Michele Borba

Dr. Michele Borba

parenting and child expert/author
avatar for Phil Boyte

Phil Boyte

Learning for Living
CEO
avatar for Dr. Danny Brassell

Dr. Danny Brassell

Educator . Speaker . Author
avatar for Gerry Brooks

Gerry Brooks

Principal/Speaker/Workplace Wellness/Author
avatar for Dr. Jody Carrington

Dr. Jody Carrington

author/speaker/psychologist
avatar for Julia Cook

Julia Cook

author/speaker
avatar for Sheldon Franken

Sheldon Franken

Inquiry Adventures
Director / Facilitator
avatar for Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe

Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe

resiliency/wellness in the workplace
avatar for Sarain Fox

Sarain Fox

Indigenous Storytelling
avatar for Monica Genta

Monica Genta

Teacher. Author. Speaker.
avatar for Glitter Gals Edu

Glitter Gals Edu

Google Certified Trainers
avatar for Colonel Jeremy Hansen

Colonel Jeremy Hansen

Canadian Space Agency astronaut
avatar for Tyler Hayden

Tyler Hayden

www.teambuildingschool.com
Keynote Speaker, Author
avatar for Jill Heinerth

Jill Heinerth

underwater cave explorer/author
avatar for Carisa Hendrix

Carisa Hendrix

Ballyhoo Entertainment Inc
Artistic Director
avatar for Brian Keating

Brian Keating

Great Big Nature
avatar for Bruce Kirkby

Bruce Kirkby

grit/resiliency/author
avatar for Jesse Lipscombe

Jesse Lipscombe

actor/speaker/activist
avatar for Dr. Dustin Louie

Dr. Dustin Louie

Indigenous Girls in Education
avatar for Dr. Eva Olsson

Dr. Eva Olsson

Holocaust Survivor, Author, Public Speaker
avatar for Dr. Alex Russell

Dr. Alex Russell

speaker/author/clinical psychologist
avatar for Dan St. Romain

Dan St. Romain

author/speaker
Educational Consultant
avatar for Margo Talbot

Margo Talbot

author/speaker/climber/mental health
avatar for Jesse Thistle

Jesse Thistle

author/speaker
avatar for Tal Thompson

Tal Thompson

Teamwork/ SEL, Differentiation
Educator / Consultant / Author
avatar for Katie White

Katie White

author/assessment
avatar for Rick Wormeli

Rick Wormeli

author/speaker
Education Consultant


Speakers

avatar for Susan Agrios

Susan Agrios

Agrios Mindfitness
President and CEO of AGRIOS MINDFITNESS
BA

Bryan Allen

Calgary Board of Education
Data driven literacy instruction
avatar for Lauren Alston

Lauren Alston

snapshot of GSA's in EPSB and ECS
avatar for Lindsaykate Anderson

Lindsaykate Anderson

Foothills School Division 38
Holocaust studies, classroom design
avatar for Sarah Adomako Ansah

Sarah Adomako Ansah

Black Teachers' Association
Co-Founder
CA

Carrie Armstrong

traditional tea making
avatar for Judy L Arnall

Judy L Arnall

Supervising Parent-Led Home Education programs
Author and Speaker
avatar for Julie Arsenault

Julie Arsenault

EPSB
project based learning, technology
avatar for Sheldon Arvay

Sheldon Arvay

guitar, pop music education
AR

Alberta Recreation and Parks Association

High school phys.ed and leadership
avatar for Alberta Retired Teachers' Association

Alberta Retired Teachers' Association

Alberta Retired Teachers' Association
Jennifer Hope - Affiliate Marketing Advisor
avatar for Dustin Bajer

Dustin Bajer

Sustainable Food Edmonton
Growing Food with Students
avatar for Bob Bajwa

Bob Bajwa

Apple
Technical Consultant
NB

Nathan Bane

data driven approach to literacy
avatar for Danny Bateman

Danny Bateman

resiliency and happiness principles
avatar for Tara Baycroft

Tara Baycroft

Alberta Canola
Agriculture and School Coordinator
DB

Deborah Beaver

Black History is Canadian History
avatar for Nathan Bell

Nathan Bell

Growing Plants in School
CV

Carla van den Berg

Neuromuscular Training for Sports
MB

Mary Block

Dairy Farmers of Canada
Registered Dietitian
avatar for Paul Bohnert

Paul Bohnert

CTF/Social Studies/Innovation
avatar for Claudia Bolli

Claudia Bolli

Sustainable Food Edmonton
Little Green Thumbs Coordinator
avatar for Angela Boyes

Angela Boyes

DigUpYourRoots
Educator, Genealogist, Author, Speaker
avatar for Nancy Bromley

Nancy Bromley

Edmonton Catholic School Board
/student engagement across all subjects
CB

Chelsea Burke

John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights
Education Coordinator
avatar for Amber Cahill

Amber Cahill

Structured Word Inquiry
avatar for Alexandra Candler

Alexandra Candler

Elk Island Public Schools
Math
CC

Chesare Cardinal

Indigenous Alberta
avatar for Tracy Carroll

Tracy Carroll

Concrete Theatre
Co-Artistic Director
avatar for Susan Carter

Susan Carter

Susan Carter Comic
avatar for Suze Casey

Suze Casey

positive self-talk, mindfulness
Developer, Belief Re-patterning
AC

Alexandria Catholique

Indigenous Knowledge in Science
MC

Marty Chan

Ink Jockey Inc.
/author
avatar for Christa Chapman

Christa Chapman

Artist, Yoga Instructor, Teacher
avatar for Cassandra Christen

Cassandra Christen

Visual Journals in Elementary
avatar for Byron Chu

Byron Chu

Cybera
Data Scientist
avatar for Alexis Marie Chute

Alexis Marie Chute

Alexis Marie Productions Inc.
Author, Artist, Filmmaker, Curator
AP

ATRF Pension Counsellor

Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund
Pension Counsellor
avatar for Scott Couprie

Scott Couprie

Computer Science, CTS
LC

Lisa Cruickshank

Rupertsland Institute
Metis history, resources, stories
avatar for Richard Dacalos

Richard Dacalos

Upstart: The Board Game
Creator and Co-founder
PD

Patricia Darbasie

Black History is Canadian History
AD

Amber Dion

nehiyaw informed trauma practices
DD

Deborah Dobbins

film on Black History in Alberta
SD

Stephanie Dodyk

Inclusive and affirming classrooms
avatar for Ian Doktor

Ian Doktor

Science Teacher / Doctoral Student
avatar for Mark Driedger

Mark Driedger

Calgary Catholic School District
Secondary Social Studies Consultant
MD

Maria Dumitrescu

Emotional and cultural intelligence
KD

Kristy Dunn

University of Alberta
/Gifted and Twice Exceptional Students
avatar for Lisa Everitt

Lisa Everitt

Alberta Teachers' Association
Executive Staff Officer, Government
avatar for Robert Feagan

Robert Feagan

The Arctic
avatar for Jane Felling

Jane Felling

Box Cars and One-Eyed Jacks
/math
avatar for John Felling

John Felling

Box Cars And One-Eyed Jacks
/math
avatar for Karen Filewych

Karen Filewych

Words Change Worlds
JF

Julie Fisher

Agriculture Education
KF

Kelly Forner

Inquiring Minds
AF

Angele Fournier

Implementing PRT With Children With Autism
Speech Language Pathologist
avatar for Shannon Gallant

Shannon Gallant

Alberta Teachers' Association
Association Instructor
avatar for Marylou Gammans

Marylou Gammans

French Sessions
avatar for Jane Gannon

Jane Gannon

Gannon Consulting
Owner/Educational Math Consultant
avatar for Kate Gatto

Kate Gatto

Youth and Philanthropy Initiative Canada
National Program Director
SG

Sandy Gillis

The Alberta Teachers Association
OHS/ Dealing with Volatile Situations
avatar for Katherine Giroux

Katherine Giroux

Father Mercredi CHS
avatar for Jodie Goruk

Jodie Goruk

The Power of Play
Association Instructor, ATA
CG

Caroline Gosling

Restorative Practice
avatar for Aynsley Graham

Aynsley Graham

Strategies for Stress and Vulnerable Children
Behaviour Consultant
avatar for Billie-Jo Grant

Billie-Jo Grant

Rupertsland Institute
Associate Director Métis Education and Lifelong Learning
avatar for Dan Grassick

Dan Grassick

The Alberta Teachers Association
Executive Staff Officer, Professional Development
avatar for Angela Hall

Angela Hall

Edmonton Catholic Schools, Bearclaw Art Gallery
Teacher
KH

Keith Hall

Autism/Intellectual Humility
avatar for Kimberly Hamilton

Kimberly Hamilton

Anxiety and Grief
Registered Provisional Psychologist
avatar for Erin Hart

Erin Hart

Feedback to Improve Writing
Language Arts Consultant
avatar for Julianne Harvey

Julianne Harvey

Author. Speaker. Nurturer.
TH

Travis Hatt

Theatre Sets
avatar for Ariel Haubrich

Ariel Haubrich

Mental Wellness
Consultant/ Trainer/ Private Practitioner
avatar for David Hay

David Hay

English Language Arts, Math, Social Studies
Teacher
avatar for Susanne Heaton

Susanne Heaton

Coping with Covid and Dealing With Grief
Owner
avatar for Kim Hertlein

Kim Hertlein

Mindful Practice Cohort
Consultant
avatar for Kurtis Hewson

Kurtis Hewson

Jigsaw Learning
Lead Learner/Co-Founder
AH

Atif Hirjee

Anti-Racism 101
Student Leadership Department Head
avatar for Michelle Holdway

Michelle Holdway

Using Stories For History
Teacher
avatar for Joyce Holoboff

Joyce Holoboff

Wolf Creek Public Schools
Music Specialist
avatar for Terence Houlihan

Terence Houlihan

ConsultED Training and Development
Speaker
avatar for Sue Huff

Sue Huff

Regulating Emotions
GH

Greg Hunter

Social Studies
Teacher
LH

Linda Hut

Social Studies
avatar for Stasi Itterman

Stasi Itterman

English Language Learners
ELL Consultant
avatar for Bill Jacobsen

Bill Jacobsen

Shakespeare and Reader's Theatre
avatar for Fran Jensen

Fran Jensen

EPS
Math
avatar for Michele Jones

Michele Jones

Alberta Assessment Consortium
Executive Director
CK

Carrie Karsgaard

Indigenous Knowledge in Science
DJ

Dr. Jennifer Kelly

Black History is Canadian History
avatar for Cathryn van Kessel

Cathryn van Kessel

Social Studies
Assistant Professor
avatar for Deb Kobza

Deb Kobza

Canadian History
AK

Aaron Kowalchuk

Science of Road Safety
avatar for Charlie Kraig

Charlie Kraig

Learning Network Educational Services
Designer of Professional Learning
avatar for Fred Kreiner

Fred Kreiner

Alberta Teachers' Association
Executive Staff Officer, Teacher Welfare
avatar for Miranda Krogstad

Miranda Krogstad

YYSpeak
Co-founder
avatar for Michael Lamoureux

Michael Lamoureux

Callysto
Callysto Ambassador
avatar for Michael Landry

Michael Landry

Evergreen Catholic Schools
Chaplain
avatar for Brandon Laur

Brandon Laur

The White Hatter
Teen Sexting
RL

Rin Lawrence

Safe Spaces and Healthy Boundaries
avatar for Justin Lessard

Justin Lessard

Stress, Covid and Strategies for the Classroom
avatar for Omari Lewis

Omari Lewis

Science/Math
Teacher
avatar for David Lewkowich

David Lewkowich

University of Alberta
Comics and Language Arts
avatar for Melissa Logan

Melissa Logan

Alberta SPCA
Director of Education
avatar for Erin MacAlpine

Erin MacAlpine

Online Strategies for Engagement
avatar for Tom MacIsaac

Tom MacIsaac

Father Patrick Mercredi High School
Electronics and Circuit Fabrication
MM

Makenzie MacKay

Indigenous Knowledge in Science
NM

Nancy MacLellan

BLAST: A Multi-Grade Literacy Intervention
avatar for Reuben Mahaffy

Reuben Mahaffy

Lessons from the Science Classroom
avatar for Christina Marlett

Christina Marlett

Courageous Self-Care
Owner
avatar for Paul Marlett

Paul Marlett

Dialogue in the Classroom and In Your Team/ Math
DT

Dr. Tami Masterson

Design Your Class Through the Lens of Trauma
avatar for JUMP Math

JUMP Math

JUMP Math
Manager, Outreach & Teacher Support
avatar for Kelly Maxwell

Kelly Maxwell

Emotional Resilience
Grade 5 Teacher & SILA Co-Founder
KM

Kim McConnell

Winning Strategies for Classrooms
ATA Association Instructor/Director - Inclusive Learning
avatar for Christine McKee

Christine McKee

Video/Flipgrid
Emerging Technology Consultant ECS
DG

Dr. Gerard McLarney

CS Lewis/The Psalms, Airpods and God
avatar for Debra McLennan

Debra McLennan

Health Benefits of Canola and Pulses
Registered Dietitian
avatar for Dr. Phil McRae

Dr. Phil McRae

Alberta Teachers' Association
Associate Coordinator, Research
avatar for Darren Michalczuk

Darren Michalczuk

Math Facts Made Simple
avatar for Renée Michaud

Renée Michaud

RLM Consulting
Consultante en mathématiques/Math Consultant
NM

Natasha Millan

Cooking with Limitations/One Recipe = Multiple Outcomes
Teacher
LM

Leslee Mills

Social Implications of Indigenous Realities/Introduction to Treaties
VM

Vincent Mireau

Managing Perfectionism/Test Anxiety/Online Play
avatar for Andi Molloy

Andi Molloy

ECTL
Co-Chair
avatar for Chad Mowbray

Chad Mowbray

Apple
Distinguished Educator/ Create and Share Presentations
avatar for Be Fit for Life Network

Be Fit for Life Network

BE FIT FOR LIFE NETWORK
avatar for Michael Ng

Michael Ng

Paul Kane High School
Innovative Science/Green Science
avatar for Paulina Nowak

Paulina Nowak

Leveraging Home Language in the Classroom/ ELL Online
avatar for Andrew Parker

Andrew Parker

A Conversation with the Black Teachers' Association
Co-Founder
avatar for Robin E Pawlak

Robin E Pawlak

Student Writing
Children's Author
avatar for Tiff Pino

Tiff Pino

Supporting LGBTQ2S Students, Staff, Families
avatar for Dexter Pizzey

Dexter Pizzey

Microsoft
Community Development Specialist/ Teaching and Learning with Minecraft
avatar for Christopher Poulsen

Christopher Poulsen

How Podcasting Became my PD/Narrative Theology
avatar for E. Patrick Powell

E. Patrick Powell

A Conversation with the Black Teachers' Association
avatar for Yvonne Poitras Pratt

Yvonne Poitras Pratt

Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary
Authentically Metis: Moving Digital Stories into the Classroom
avatar for Melissa Purcell

Melissa Purcell

Alberta Teachers' Association
Executive Staff Officer, Indigenous Education
avatar for Riley Quinn

Riley Quinn

Vivid Creative Writing
SR

Stacey Running Rabbit

Indigenous Alberta/ Social Implications of Indigenous Realities
avatar for Louise Raymond

Louise Raymond

Malicounda Dance Company
French Music Session/ Music
avatar for Thomas Reikie

Thomas Reikie

EPSB Anti-Racism 101
Social Studies Department Head
avatar for Meaghan Reist

Meaghan Reist

Culture Curators Edu
Leading Connection
avatar for Brigitta Goerres - Edu-Best Educational Resources

Brigitta Goerres - Edu-Best Educational Resources

Edu-Best Educational Resources
President
avatar for Verena Roberts

Verena Roberts

Cybera
Ethics in Data Science
avatar for Rebecca Robins

Rebecca Robins

Edmonton Public Schools
Math Div 1
avatar for Kerry Rose

Kerry Rose

CMASTE Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education University of Alberta
/Space for Science
DR

Donna Ross

Concept Based Assessment
RR

Rosanna Ruppert

Building Emotional Resilience
avatar for Jacqueline Russell

Jacqueline Russell

Covid Safe Drama Games
Director, Performer, Arts Educator
avatar for Ingrid Rust

Ingrid Rust

Design Your Class Through the Lens of Trauma
avatar for Myra Rybotycki

Myra Rybotycki

ATA
Executive Staff Officer, Teacher Employment Services
avatar for Karen Sabourin

Karen Sabourin

Edmonton Public Schools Teacher
When Bad Things Happen: How to Help Students
avatar for Matthew Sauer

Matthew Sauer

A Conversations With the Black Teachers' Association
GS

Gary Sawatzky

Looking Ahead into Retirement
avatar for Ever Active Schools

Ever Active Schools

Supporting Healthy School Communities
JS

Jessica Schultchen

Celebrating Diversity in French Immersion
avatar for Philip Scott

Philip Scott

Edmonton Catholic Schools
Engaging and Assessing Students Through Video
avatar for Megan Sénéchal

Megan Sénéchal

EPSB Curriculum Consultant
French/Student Engagement
avatar for Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services

Nutrition in Schools
Health Promotion Coordinator
avatar for Dr. Farha Shariff

Dr. Farha Shariff

University of Alberta PhD
Understanding the Basis of Anti-Racism
avatar for Darlene Shield

Darlene Shield

Elk Island Public School teacher
/Math


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