Learning Opportunities – May 7, 2017
Inclusion BC Conference – Inspired by Love
June 14 – 17th, 2017 – Richmond BC
This year’s theme, Inspired by Love, celebrates the human bonds that forge our sense of shared community, the power of compassion and of sharing our own vulnerabilities. When we work together to advance real inclusion, everything we do is inspired by love.
Join us for four days including a pre-conference day on inclusive education, disability pride celebration, presentations, conversations and social events that will inspire new ideas and action to build a deeper understanding of inclusion built on a foundation of love, respect and human connections.
More info at: http://inclusionbc.org/inspiredbylove/
Gentle Teaching International Conference – Vancouver BC – Sept 19-21, 2017
Gentle teaching is the expression of what McGee describes as the Psychology of Interdependence. According to this psychology, every human being needs to live connected with others in an equal and mutual relationship, and embedded in a loving and caring community. This community invites the individual to develop his qualities for the benefit of himself/herself and the community.
Learn more about this conference at the conference website: https://gti2017.com/