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Learning and Applied Research ECE Conference

Join Okanagan College on May 16th, in collaboration with Bow Valley College, Saskatchewan Polytechnic and New Brunswick Community College, and colleagues at the YMCA and University of Fraser Valley, for a virtual conference called Outdoor Pedagogy: Change makers from diverse perspectives.

The full day virtual conference features keynote speaker Dr. Rebecca Isbell, acclaimed ECE author of the book ‘Nurturing Creativity: An Essential Mindset for Young Children’s Learning’, followed by a reflection on the outdoor classroom by Connell Smith and Murray Titus, and three jam-packed sessions on exciting advances in outdoor play, learning and teaching.

This conference is made possible thanks to a major investment by the Lawson Foundation that  support researchers from the four institutions and the YMCA in their innovative approach to advancing outdoor early learning and teaching nationally.  Visit to register.

Registration closes May 13 at 3 p.m.