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NCTCA 2021 Presidents’ Welcome Address - National Anthem, Indigenous Land Acknowledgement, Honorary President and Opening Remarks.

ATA President’s Address - Jason Schilling

NCTCA 2021 Video Library - Closed 
Each Pre-recorded session can be found within our schedule or can be watched on demand in our Video Library and will be available for the entire month of February. LIVE sessions that are being recorded will be in the library Monday, February 8.

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Friday, February 5 • 10:15am - 11:45am
***Pre-recorded*** Teenagers are Awesome!

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Teenagers have had received a bad rap over the years. They have been called lazy, risk taking ego-maniacs. This session will look at the incredible teenage brain and help uncover the truth about their developing brain. New research and science will be shared to show just how undervalued adolescents are. Topics will include brain pruning/changing, hormones, and neurotransmitters. This session is filled with humour as we take a look back at our own "angsty" years and try to move forward to show our students how truly amazing they really are.

Speakers
avatar for Kathy Penner

Kathy Penner

Mental Health Teacher, Calgary Board of Education
Kathy Penner has been teaching with the Calgary Board of Education for 15 years. She spent 6 years in a highly specialized Mental Health High School classroom and has returned to the classroom where she is teaching social sciences. Her emphasis has always been about doing what is... Read More →


Friday February 5, 2021 10:15am - 11:45am MST
Virtual Room 03 (General)
  Teaching Practices/ Pédagogie  Differentiated Instruction / Différenciation
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus 7-12
  • Room Details Pre-recorded - 0
  • Grade Focus 44537
  • Tags English