Maker Educator Certificate 2019
Oct
2
to Oct 5

Maker Educator Certificate 2019

A four-day professional development program where educators explore learning through Making with hands-on activities, case studies, and classroom examples. The Certificate explores the educational theory, practices, and approaches to successfully integrate learning through Making in the classroom.

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Having Hard Conversations: A Deep Dive
Oct
31
to Nov 1

Having Hard Conversations: A Deep Dive

Many of us dread having a hard conversation. It isn’t easy but it is necessary. How do we find voice around what matters? This workshop helps us acquire skills to be able to better have more humane and growth producing conversations with colleagues, parents, supervisors and others.

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Cultures of Thinking: Creating Places Where Thinking is Valued, Visible and Promoted
Nov
7
to Nov 8

Cultures of Thinking: Creating Places Where Thinking is Valued, Visible and Promoted

Dr. Ron Ritchhart, Principal Investigator for the Cultures of Thinking Project and Senior Research Associate at Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Project Zero, will lead this seminar, focusing on developing the kinds of thoughtful learning environments that foster powerful learning for both students and teachers.

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Next Level: Strategic Communications for International Schools
Nov
28
to Nov 30

Next Level: Strategic Communications for International Schools

Communication is key and essential to any role. It is crucial that you have strong communication skills, to help build stronger and more reliable working relationships. With the skills from this session, you will be able to go back to your office and communicate more effectively with your manager, your work colleagues and external contacts. In time, you will see how it will help you to save time and build self-confidence within your role.

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Wonder Based Teaching: Following the Traces of Wonder
Dec
6
to Dec 7

Wonder Based Teaching: Following the Traces of Wonder

Wonder Based Teaching encompasses the heart of discovery, the way of self-discovery, a child’s discovery, and the discovery of relationships. Wonder Based Teaching doesn’t just cover the surface, it teaches you how to go deeper into your teaching practice. Participants will learn the five-stage framework of Wonder Based Teaching and how they can integrate it into their teaching methodology.

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Motor Remedial Teaching Workshop 2020
Feb
20
to Feb 21

Motor Remedial Teaching Workshop 2020

This two-day course equips attendees with the skills to run a Motor Remedial Teaching (MRT) programme. The training focuses on screening and testing students; organising small MRT groups with individual attention and programme developed for each student; evaluating the results of the training and playground activities.

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ECIS Physical Education Conference: Access for All
Mar
25
to Mar 28

ECIS Physical Education Conference: Access for All

It’s time to lace-up again for another incredible physical education learning experience that’s sure to move you! Welcome to the 2020 ECIS PE Conference, “ACCESS FOR ALL”, coming to you from the International School of Amsterdam.

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Creating Effective Learning Environments
May
3
to May 4

Creating Effective Learning Environments

This workshop explores the pivotal role of the environment in young children’s learning. Research informs us that young children primarily learn through their interactions with the social and physical world. A learning environment that supports and extends young children’s curiosity will promote learning in all developmental areas.

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Brains Behaviours and Psed
Apr
11
to Apr 12

Brains Behaviours and Psed

Our understanding and knowledge regarding brain development and neuroscience is growing at an incredible rate. This workshop will offer delegates the opportunity to explore the latest thinking, research and good practice in relation to ‘Brains, Behaviours and PSED’. 

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Teaching and Learning In The Modern World
Mar
28
to Mar 29

Teaching and Learning In The Modern World

The challenging new reality for educators at every level today is this: schools were not built for this moment. In this workshop, we will explore the larger questions that surround schools and education today. What does powerful learning look like in the modern world? What new lenses for our work must we create to maintain our relevance as teachers and schools? What beliefs and values about learning and schooling are now most important to stay true to? What are the amazing possibilities for classroom learning as evidenced by schools that are transforming their practice from around the world? And how do we create cultures in school communities that put learning at the center and have the agility to constantly innovate and change?

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Maker Educator Certificate
Nov
28
to Dec 1

Maker Educator Certificate

A four-day professional development program where educators explore learning through Making with hands-on activities, case studies, and classroom examples. The Certificate explores the educational theory, practices, and approaches to successfully integrate learning through Making in the classroom.

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Conferring With Student Writers
Nov
8
to Nov 9

Conferring With Student Writers

This two-day workshop will explore the how-tos of having effective writing conferences with students. Participants will learn new ways of thinking about writing conferences, and practical conferring strategies that they will be able to put into practice as soon as they return to their classrooms.

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Motor Remedial Teaching Workshop
Oct
11
to Oct 12

Motor Remedial Teaching Workshop

This two-day course equips attendees with the skills to run a Motor Remedial Teaching (MRT) programme. The training focuses on screening and testing students; organising small MRT groups with individual attention and programme developed for each student; evaluating the results of the training and playground activities.

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Attention Autism Programme: Foundation Level
Sep
24
to Sep 25

Attention Autism Programme: Foundation Level

This two-day course equips attendees with the skills to set up and run the 4 Stage Attention Autism programme. Targeting the teaching of attention, communication and social interaction skills, the training focuses on the practical aspects of intervention, working in a team and offering an irresistible invitation to learn.

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Music Teacher Job-Alike
Jun
4
to Jun 5

Music Teacher Job-Alike

Join us in Amsterdam for a two-day Music Teacher Job-Alike. This is the perfect event for networking, sharing ideas, resources and inspiration. There will be the opportunity to take part in sessions on World Drumming, Marimba, Gamelan, Choirs, etc,.

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The Amsterdam Google Educator and Support Staff Certification Bootcamps
May
17
to May 18

The Amsterdam Google Educator and Support Staff Certification Bootcamps

The Amsterdam Google Educator Certification Bootcamps offers two days of training produced by AppsEvents in partnership with the International School of Amsterdam. The bootcamp will run AppsEvents’ Google Educator Level 1 and Level 2 certification preparation courses as well as a special G Suite strand for non-teaching staff.

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Mathematical Task Design for Engagement and Mathematical Thinking
May
3
to May 4

Mathematical Task Design for Engagement and Mathematical Thinking

Explore the elements of rich mathematical tasks through exemplification, analysis and development by experiencing tasks first hand and putting yourself in your students’ shoes so that you can explore, reflect and share their experiences with different approaches to task design. Join us and leave enthused by new ideas and armed with resources, inspiration and ideas to take back to your classrooms.

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