Two days Symposium
LEADING PROFESSIONAL LEARNING
Under the patronage
International Professional Development Association, U.K.
in collaboration with
University of Wales: Trinity Saint David, Wales, U.K.
University of Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.
27-28 February 2015
I take this opportunity to invite you at Two days Symposium on “Leading Professional Learning in Educational Institutions” to be held in Partap College of Education, Ludhiana on 27-28 February, 2015. We expect it to be a great event and an inspiring occasion for learning, especially leading to discussion on how we can create and support Professional Learning opportunities for school/college teachers. We look forward to your contribution and participation and we hope that the symposium will provide stimulating discussions, networking and cooperation.
Dr. Balwant Singh
Partap College of Education is a premier institute which was established in 2000 to meet the growing demand of quality teachers, who are going to lead new generation into the challenging 21st century. The college is recognized by NCTE and permanently affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Over the years the college has set a commendable tradition of initiative and excellence, and has grown into an institution of significant stature in the educational scenario. The college has right from its inception been a hub of academic, socio-cultural and intellectual activities. Various activities in and outside the classroom lead the young teachers towards sound professionalism. A sense of honour is incorporated in them so that they feel proud and elevated to become TEACHERS.
Day -1 (Friday, Feb 27, 2015)
|Registration||09:00 – 10:00|
|Inauguration||10:00 – 10:30|
|Key Note Address –I|
|Building Cultures of Professional||10:30 – 11:30|
|Prof. Ken janes|
|Refreshment & Fellowship||11:30 – 12:00|
|Panel Discussion||12:00 – 13:00|
|Lunch & Transfer to Local School||13:00 – 14:00|
|School as Prime Site of Professional||14:15 – 16:00|
|Learning – Joint Presentation By|
|Prof. Margery McMahon & Ludhiana|
|Tea / Coffee||16:00 – 16:30|
Day 2 (Saturday, Feb 28, 2015)
|Key Note Address – II|
|Scottish Model of Career Long||09:30 – 10:30|
|Professional Learning & Other Models of|
|Professional Learning Which Impact|
|on Teachers’ Practice|
|Prof. Margery McMahon|
|Discussion in Groups||10:30 – 11:30|
|Refreshment||11:30 – 12:00|
|Plenary-groups present issues & Open forum discussion: invited panel-respond to group presentations||12:00 – 12:45|
|Lunch||12:45 – 13:30|
|Key Note Address – III|
|(a) The Principal
(b) Teacher Leaders: Models of Leadership & Their Impact on Learning
|Prof. Margery McMahon|
|Planning Groups – Responding To Issues, Challenges & Developing a Plan For Action||14:15 – 15:15|
|Groups Present Action Plans||15:15 – 16:00|
|Rapporteur Summarises Work of Symposium & Outlines Future Vision||16:00 – 16:30|
|Valedictory & Closing Remarks||16:30 – 17:00|
|Tea / Coffee||17:00|