Location: Delta Hotel Toronto Airport & Conference Centre in Toronto
Theme: Connected by Complexity & Design
April 6, 2019 – Pre-Conference Workshops (optional)
April 7 – 9, 2019 – National Leaders Conference
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Monday, April 8







LightningTalk 1 - Harness the Power of Data, Web, and Social Media to maximize engagement Mississauga ABRobert DiMartino Roundtable Discussion 1 : Fundraising in China: What Stays the Same, What Has Dramatically Changed Plaza Ballroom ABLaura Edwards Roundtable Discussion 1: Bringing Inquiry to Blended Learning in Elementary Mathematics Plaza Ballroom ABRadhika Raj • Rachel Hughes Roundtable Discussion 1: Character Development: A Program? A Culture? Both? Plaza Ballroom ABJames Darling Roundtable Discussion 1: Designing the Student Leadership Experience Plaza Ballroom ABDr. Alexandra Rodney • Richard Prosser Roundtable Discussion 1: Engaging Teachers in Evidence-Based Practice – An Introduction to researchED Canada Plaza Ballroom ABPaul W Bennett Roundtable Discussion 1: Going Beyond Imitation: How can a thoughtfully designed employee rewards program set your school apart? Plaza Ballroom ABJacob Hall • Sarah Becker Roundtable Discussion 1: Grade 8-9 Unbounded at Collingwood: students solve local business problems Plaza Ballroom ABJennifer Dousett Roundtable Discussion 1: Redesigning mathematics assessment Plaza Ballroom ABJason Levesque • Stephanie Chin Roundtable Discussion 1: Your Mission, Should You Choose to Accept It Plaza Ballroom ABGlen Downey Catalytic Conversation: Becoming a Great 21C School: A Challenge for School Leaders Montreal ABBradley Adams • Michael Fellin • Philip Cummins Catalytic Conversation: How a Blockchain Hackathon showcases top pedagogy and collaboration Toronto ABJim Laplante • Charles Fowler • Mary Anne Van Acker Catalytic Conversation: How schools are Designing for Innovation, and how you can too! Mississauga CGarth Nichols • Justin Medved Catalytic Conversation: How the Lens of Positive Education Maximizes Impact of Service Initiatives HaltonJustin Robinson Catalytic Conversation: Leading and Fostering Relational Well-being in Schools AuroraMira Gambhir • Lauren Caldwell • Joelle Therriault Catalytic Conversation: Mindset Shift: Transforming School Culture by Empowering Teachers and Students Ottawa RoomLeslie McBeth • Nathalie Millette • Arianna Lambert