My Own Professional Development
Canada Wide Science Fair, Fredericton, NB. Canada, May 2019
Pitchfest, Connexion Works, Saint John, NB. April 27th, 2019.
New Brunswick Education Research Symposium, University of New Brunswick, April 25th, 2019.
Global Education Skills Forum, Dubai, UAE, March 2019
Spotlight on Sustainability, Calabasas, California, USA. Nov 2018.
World Maker Faire, NYC, 2018
ISTE Chicago June 2018
CAST- Texas Science Teachers Association, Houston. Nov 9-11, 2017
Evaluating the state of the Union for Arts Integration in STEM. Turning STEM into STEAM with the Innovation Collaborative.
NB Ed-Tech Summit #3, Sept 2017
NB Ed-Tech Summit #2, March 2017
Principal’s Certificate School Improvement Module, March 2016
Learn East, August 12th, 2015
Nureva, July 15th, 2015
INNEdCo, June 25th, 2015
STEM Educator Symposium, April 22-25th, 2015
NSTA, Chicago March 12-15th,2015
Principal’s Certificate Modules (Fall and Spring 2014-2015)
Legal Aspects 1&2 NB Principal Certificate Module, March 12, 2014.
Ethics in Research, University of Illinois (UIUC), online course required for IRB approved research. January 2014
Tech or Treat Discovery Channel Virtual Con, October, 2013 (Hosted by me at RHS)
Discovering your Element, Discovery Learning Channel Webinar, May 11th, 2013
I organized an early morning viewing of the live Webinar for CISB Staff. We had 12 teachers attend early in the morning before classes. Sparked some great discussions.
Curriculum 21 Heidi Jacobs: Canadian International School of Beijing, March 23rd, 2013
Tech and Treat, Oct 20th, 2012. DEN Virtual Conference and LearnEast 2013
SMART Flash Animations Course, Sept 2012
SMART Interactive Teacher Certification, Sept 2012
including SMART Notebook, Response, Table, 800 Series Boards, Math Tools, Slate, Technology Implementation
Learn East 2.0.12, Fredericton, August 20th-21st, 2012.
Fredericton, April 21st, 2012.
October 2011 Smart Exemplary Educator Training Series, Interactive Teacher Stream.
July 2011 Gordon Research Conference on Visualization in Science and Science Education, Bryan Univ. RI, USA.
Aug 2009 Gordon Research Conference on Visualization in Science and Science Education, Oxford Univ. UK.
August 2008 International Conference on Chemical Education, Mauritius
June 2005 Centennial Ropes Course, Centennial Park, Moncton, NB.
May 2005 Technology in Education, Zootermeer, The Netherlands.
October 2004 NaWeb Technology in Education, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB.
January 2002 PASCO International Educators Training, Roseville, California, USA.
July 2001 Knowledge, Environment and Youth Conference, Saskatchewan.
June 2001 Wilderness First Aid, Tangier NS.
February 2000 Supervising teacher at National Unity Conference, Terry Fox Center, Ottawa.
May-June 1999 Micro Gravity Drop Tower Studies for Educators, Terry Delzer, NASA JSC White Sands Test Facility, Las Cruces, NM, USA.
March 1999 Non-violent Crisis Intervention, Moncton, NB.
July 1996 Guest Speaker for Chemistry Section at Doing Science for Teachers, Cape Enrage, D. Tate.
August 1996 National Science Practical Exam Marker (SAIP), Moncton, NB.