Not Reinventing the Wheel
Just De-Streaming It!
ELAN ONTARIO VIRTUAL SUMMER CONFERENCE
August 16-17, 2022
We learned so much from our keynote speakers and workshop facilitators!
Here are some sketchnotes by Mind’s Eye Creative that illustrate the concepts shared by our keynote speakers.
Amplifying Joy in the Classroom
MAY 1, 2022
Five Ontario educators discuss why and how they nurture JOY in their English/Language classrooms.
A Novel Approach: Alternatives to the Whole Class Novel
NOVEMBER 21, 2021
View this exciting panel discussion with five outstanding Ontario educators
as they discuss why and how they have shifted away from using the whole-class novel.
In Conversation with Jael Richardson
FEBRUARY 21, 2021
How can educators build anti -oppressive classrooms for the 21st Century? How do we empower students to think, write, speak, and act from a foundation of anti-racist and abolitionist values and perspectives? ELAN Ontario welcomes author and FOLD creator and director Jael Richardson to discuss her new YA novel “Gutter Child”, part of the long tradition of Black excellence in authors who are perfect for your secondary classroom. Join host Mel Riley, Gutter Child educator’s guide authors Alexiis Stephen and Melissa Fleming, and our guest panel of literacy educators from across Ontario, to discuss the effective use of anti-oppressive reading materials and approaches in the secondary English classroom.