EIPS Division Calendar

PALS Session: Building Language Through Everyday Conversations

Time: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsBuilding Language Through Everyday ConversationsAudience: Parents/CaregiversParents play a crucial role in supporting their children’s language development. Engaging in rich and meaningful conversations is one of the most powerful strategies parents can use to expand their children’s language skills. The session will focus on the foundational strategies that build vocabulary, expand sentences, improve comprehension and promote thinking skills. In this question-and-answer session, speech-language pathologists will present conversational strategies that build language and answer questions parents may have about using these strategies with their children.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Building Language Through Everyday Conversations

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsBuilding Language Through Everyday ConversationsAudience: Parents/CaregiversParents play a crucial role in supporting their children’s language development. Engaging in rich and meaningful conversations is one of the most powerful strategies parents can use to expand their children’s language skills. The session will focus on the foundational strategies that build vocabulary, expand sentences, improve comprehension and promote thinking skills. In this question-and-answer session, speech-language pathologists will present conversational strategies that build language and answer questions parents may have about using these strategies with their children.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Young Women in Trades and Technologies (YWITT) Virtual Mentor Series

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Virtual

Young Women in Trades and Technologies (YWITT) is a program designed to break barriers and give young women the opportunity and confidence to explore different career options in non-traditional skilled trades and technologies. Our Virtual Mentor Series will allow young women in grades 9 – 12 to connect with successful female industry leaders and hear about their career stories that will inspire and educate these young ladies about the incredible array of opportunities available. Join virtually October 21 at 5 p.m. to learn about opportunities in the Construction Trades. More information at https://www.careersnextgen.ca/event/ywitt-mentorship-series-construction-trades/  

PALS Session: Fall Fun with Intellidance

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsFall Fun with IntellidanceAudience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsIntellidance® is a wonderful program for children ages 0-5 that focuses on beginning movement and music skills. There’s nothing but fun, and we use things like stories, songs and props to go along with all the moving and shaking we’ll do.Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There’ll be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.Fall Space and Place/Sound and Silence:In this series of three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of space and place, sound and silence. We’ll be exploring through a fall theme, so get ready for lots of falling leaves!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Circle of Security Parenting™ (Daytime series)

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsCircle of Security Parenting™Audience: Parents/CaregiversAt times, all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.Learning objectives of the training: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read their emotional needs. Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. Enhance the development of your child's self-esteem. Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. This will be a series of sessions that build on one another—October 26 and November 23. There will be a limit to the group size, but we’ll try to accommodate anyone interested through additional sessions.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Circle of Security Parenting™ (Evening series)

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsCircle of Security Parenting™Audience: Parents/CaregiversAt times, all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.Learning objectives of the training: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read their emotional needs. Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. Enhance the development of your child's self-esteem. Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. This will be a series of sessions that build on one another—October 27 and November 24. There will be a limit to the group size, but we’ll try to accommodate anyone interested through additional sessions.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Board of Trustees Organizational Meeting

Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: Central Office Boardroom

Find all Board Meeting agendas, minutes, and highlights in the Trustees section of the Division website.

PALS Session: Fall Fun with Intellidance

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsFall Fun with IntellidanceAudience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsIntellidance® is a wonderful program for children ages 0-5 that focuses on beginning movement and music skills. There’s nothing but fun, and we use things like stories, songs and props to go along with all the moving and shaking we’ll do.Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There’ll be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.Fall Space and Place/Sound and Silence:In this series of three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of space and place, sound and silence. We’ll be exploring through a fall theme, so get ready for lots of falling leaves!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Speech Development

Time: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsSpeech DevelopmentAudience: Parents/CaregiversDeveloping clear speech, for some children, is a gradual process. As children's speech develops, the number and type of errors they make changes. Many parents have questions about their child's speech-sound errors and what they can do to support their development of clear speech. This interactive online session, hosted by EIPS speech-language pathologists, will provide information about the progression of speech-sound development and the strategies parents can use to support development.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Speech Development

Time: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsSpeech DevelopmentAudience: Parents/CaregiversDeveloping clear speech, for some children, is a gradual process. As children's speech develops, the number and type of errors they make changes. Many parents have questions about their child's speech-sound errors and what they can do to support their development of clear speech. This interactive online session, hosted by EIPS speech-language pathologists, will provide information about the progression of speech-sound development and the strategies parents can use to support development.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Take Our Kids to Work Day

Time: All Day

The Learning Partnership has planned a variety of virtual and in-person experiences for TOKTW Day 2021.    Workplaces can host a successful day that engages students and employees. >REGISTER<   Parents and students can take part in exciting, inspiring virtual events to connect parents and their Grade 9 students in a day of fun career exploration. >REGISTER<

Take Our Kids to Work Day

Time: All Day

The Learning Partnership has planned a variety of virtual and in-person experiences for TOKTW Day 2021.    Workplaces can host a successful day that engages students and employees. >REGISTER<   Parents and students can take part in exciting, inspiring virtual events to connect parents and their Grade 9 students in a day of fun career exploration. >REGISTER<

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

PALS Session: Speech Development

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsSpeech DevelopmentAudience: Parents/CaregiversDeveloping clear speech, for some children, is a gradual process. As children's speech develops, the number and type of errors they make changes. Many parents have questions about their child's speech-sound errors and what they can do to support their development of clear speech. This interactive online session, hosted by EIPS speech-language pathologists, will provide information about the progression of speech-sound development and the strategies parents can use to support development.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Speech Development

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsSpeech DevelopmentAudience: Parents/CaregiversDeveloping clear speech, for some children, is a gradual process. As children's speech develops, the number and type of errors they make changes. Many parents have questions about their child's speech-sound errors and what they can do to support their development of clear speech. This interactive online session, hosted by EIPS speech-language pathologists, will provide information about the progression of speech-sound development and the strategies parents can use to support development.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

High School Apprenticeship Scholarship Celebration

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live-streamed virtual awards presentation! https://www.careersnextgen.ca/gamechangers/ Celebrating Game Changers in the Modern Workforce! Hosted by CAREERS: The Next Generation, on behalf of Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT), the “Game Changers in the Modern Workforce” High School Apprenticeship Scholarship Celebration will be held on November 4th, 2021 to celebrate the success of this year’s scholarship recipients. For 2021, the event will be presented in a hybrid format, with a live-streamed virtual event and some limited capacity in-person watch parties. The awards event is brought to you in partnership by the Government of Alberta, the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board, and CAREERS: The Next Generation

High School Apprenticeship Scholarship Celebration

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live-streamed virtual awards presentation! https://www.careersnextgen.ca/gamechangers/ Celebrating Game Changers in the Modern Workforce! Hosted by CAREERS: The Next Generation, on behalf of Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT), the “Game Changers in the Modern Workforce” High School Apprenticeship Scholarship Celebration will be held on November 4th, 2021 to celebrate the success of this year’s scholarship recipients. For 2021, the event will be presented in a hybrid format, with a live-streamed virtual event and some limited capacity in-person watch parties. The awards event is brought to you in partnership by the Government of Alberta, the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board, and CAREERS: The Next Generation

PALS Session: Fall Fun with Intellidance

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsFall Fun with IntellidanceAudience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsIntellidance® is a wonderful program for children ages 0-5 that focuses on beginning movement and music skills. There’s nothing but fun, and we use things like stories, songs and props to go along with all the moving and shaking we’ll do.Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There’ll be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.Fall Space and Place/Sound and Silence:In this series of three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of space and place, sound and silence. We’ll be exploring through a fall theme, so get ready for lots of falling leaves!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Fall Fun with Intellidance

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsFall Fun with IntellidanceAudience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsIntellidance® is a wonderful program for children ages 0-5 that focuses on beginning movement and music skills. There’s nothing but fun, and we use things like stories, songs and props to go along with all the moving and shaking we’ll do.Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There’ll be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.Fall Space and Place/Sound and Silence:In this series of three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of space and place, sound and silence. We’ll be exploring through a fall theme, so get ready for lots of falling leaves!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Remembrance Day - Stat. holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Remembrance Day - Stat. holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Day-in-Lieu for Parent Teacher Interviews

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Day-in-Lieu for Parent Teacher Interviews

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Fall Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Young Women in Trades and Technology - Fall Break Camp

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

CAREERS is breaking down barriers and paving a path for women in skilled trades and technologies.  Edmonton is hosting a Fall Break Camp November 12 & 15, 2021. Edmonton and area students in grades 9-12 are invited to gain hands-on experience in skilled trades, agriculture, and ICT. Please see poster for details and for application to attend. November 12 & 15 (FREE)8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.          

Young Women in Trades and Technology - Fall Break Camp

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

CAREERS is breaking down barriers and paving a path for women in skilled trades and technologies.  Edmonton is hosting a Fall Break Camp November 12 & 15, 2021. Edmonton and area students in grades 9-12 are invited to gain hands-on experience in skilled trades, agriculture, and ICT. Please see poster for details and for application to attend. November 12 & 15 (FREE)8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.          

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

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Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

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Young Women in Trades and Technology - Fall Break Camp

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

CAREERS is breaking down barriers and paving a path for women in skilled trades and technologies.  Edmonton is hosting a Fall Break Camp November 12 & 15, 2021. Edmonton and area students in grades 9-12 are invited to gain hands-on experience in skilled trades, agriculture, and ICT. Please see poster for details and for application to attend. November 12 & 15 (FREE)8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.          

Young Women in Trades and Technology - Fall Break Camp

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

CAREERS is breaking down barriers and paving a path for women in skilled trades and technologies.  Edmonton is hosting a Fall Break Camp November 12 & 15, 2021. Edmonton and area students in grades 9-12 are invited to gain hands-on experience in skilled trades, agriculture, and ICT. Please see poster for details and for application to attend. November 12 & 15 (FREE)8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.          

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

Learn more

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Time: All Day

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PALS Session: Storytime with the Strathcona Library

Time: 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsStorytime with the Strathcona LibraryAudience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsEarly literacy staff at the Strathcona County Library are excited to share an interactive, virtual storytime with children, sprinkled with fun facts about the library for the grown-ups. Come find out how the library has been adapting services over the last year and learn about upcoming programs and services for families!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Storytime with the Strathcona Library

Time: 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsStorytime with the Strathcona LibraryAudience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsEarly literacy staff at the Strathcona County Library are excited to share an interactive, virtual storytime with children, sprinkled with fun facts about the library for the grown-ups. Come find out how the library has been adapting services over the last year and learn about upcoming programs and services for families!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

National Child Day

Time: All Day

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National Child Day

Time: All Day

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WISEST SET Conference

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Virtual

WISEST SET Conference WISEST presents the virtual SET Conference (a Science, Engineering and Technology experience) on Saturday, November 20th, for girls and gender diverse students in Grades 10 – 12 who are curious about careers in science, engineering, and technology (SET). Students will: Gain insight into different career paths in science, engineering and technology (SET) and related University of Alberta programs. Explore SET through virtual lab tours and activities Meet undergraduate and graduate-level university students and learn what it is like to be a student in science, engineering or technology. Meet STEM professionals and speak with inspiring mentors. All girls and gender diverse students in grades 10-12 are welcome at SET. The registration fee is only $15/student for the full day and $10/student for half the day (either morning OR afternoon). Registration opens October 18. Students will register online at www.uab.ca/WISEST Please see poster for details.

WISEST SET Conference

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Virtual

WISEST SET Conference WISEST presents the virtual SET Conference (a Science, Engineering and Technology experience) on Saturday, November 20th, for girls and gender diverse students in Grades 10 – 12 who are curious about careers in science, engineering, and technology (SET). Students will: Gain insight into different career paths in science, engineering and technology (SET) and related University of Alberta programs. Explore SET through virtual lab tours and activities Meet undergraduate and graduate-level university students and learn what it is like to be a student in science, engineering or technology. Meet STEM professionals and speak with inspiring mentors. All girls and gender diverse students in grades 10-12 are welcome at SET. The registration fee is only $15/student for the full day and $10/student for half the day (either morning OR afternoon). Registration opens October 18. Students will register online at www.uab.ca/WISEST Please see poster for details.

PALS Session: Circle of Security Parenting™ (Daytime series)

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsCircle of Security Parenting™Audience: Parents/CaregiversAt times, all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.Learning objectives of the training: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read their emotional needs. Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. Enhance the development of your child's self-esteem. Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. This will be a series of sessions that build on one another—October 26 and November 23. There will be a limit to the group size, but we’ll try to accommodate anyone interested through additional sessions.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Circle of Security Parenting™ (Daytime series)

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsCircle of Security Parenting™Audience: Parents/CaregiversAt times, all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.Learning objectives of the training: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read their emotional needs. Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. Enhance the development of your child's self-esteem. Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. This will be a series of sessions that build on one another—October 26 and November 23. There will be a limit to the group size, but we’ll try to accommodate anyone interested through additional sessions.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Circle of Security Parenting™ (Evening series)

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsCircle of Security Parenting™Audience: Parents/CaregiversAt times, all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.Learning objectives of the training: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read their emotional needs. Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. Enhance the development of your child's self-esteem. Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. This will be a series of sessions that build on one another—October 27 and November 24. There will be a limit to the group size, but we’ll try to accommodate anyone interested through additional sessions.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Circle of Security Parenting™ (Evening series)

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsCircle of Security Parenting™Audience: Parents/CaregiversAt times, all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.Learning objectives of the training: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read their emotional needs. Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. Enhance the development of your child's self-esteem. Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. This will be a series of sessions that build on one another—October 27 and November 24. There will be a limit to the group size, but we’ll try to accommodate anyone interested through additional sessions.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Report Cards

Time: All Day

Term 1 report cards for elementary, elementary/junior high and standalone junior high schools

Report Cards

Time: All Day

Term 1 report cards for elementary, elementary/junior high and standalone junior high schools

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

PALS Session: Play is the Work of a Child

Time: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsPlay is the Work of a ChildAudience: Parents/CaregiversJoin us to discuss the role of play in child development, how to understand your child’s type of play and how you can join in or facilitate play. With the holiday season approaching, you may even find some ideas for what your child would enjoy as a gift, either homemade or something available commercially. Play helps to relieve stress and build brains—at all ages!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Play is the Work of a Child

Time: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsPlay is the Work of a ChildAudience: Parents/CaregiversJoin us to discuss the role of play in child development, how to understand your child’s type of play and how you can join in or facilitate play. With the holiday season approaching, you may even find some ideas for what your child would enjoy as a gift, either homemade or something available commercially. Play helps to relieve stress and build brains—at all ages!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Play is the Work of a Child

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsPlay is the Work of a ChildAudience: Parents/CaregiversJoin us to discuss the role of play in child development, how to understand your child’s type of play and how you can join in or facilitate play. With the holiday season approaching, you may even find some ideas for what your child would enjoy as a gift, either homemade or something available commercially. Play helps to relieve stress and build brains—at all ages!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Play is the Work of a Child

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsPlay is the Work of a ChildAudience: Parents/CaregiversJoin us to discuss the role of play in child development, how to understand your child’s type of play and how you can join in or facilitate play. With the holiday season approaching, you may even find some ideas for what your child would enjoy as a gift, either homemade or something available commercially. Play helps to relieve stress and build brains—at all ages!The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Stretch, Wiggle, Giggle!

Time: 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsStretch, Wiggle, Giggle!Audience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsThis is an interactive, play-based, mindfulness and movement class for you and your children. Children are adventurously curious and creative learners who are built to move, but how do we help those busy little bodies slow down? In this session, we’ll stretch, wiggle and giggle our way through playful movements.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

PALS Session: Stretch, Wiggle, Giggle!

Time: 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned several upcoming sessions for current PALS families to help children build on the skills they’re learning in our PALS classrooms and offer some fun activities you can participate in with your child.We invite you to join us for any or all upcoming sessions that fit your schedule in October through December. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while others are designed for PALS students to join in as well! Sessions will generally take place via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, and the links to join will be sent to all registered families prior to the session date. View the full list of sessionsStretch, Wiggle, Giggle!Audience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS studentsThis is an interactive, play-based, mindfulness and movement class for you and your children. Children are adventurously curious and creative learners who are built to move, but how do we help those busy little bodies slow down? In this session, we’ll stretch, wiggle and giggle our way through playful movements.The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

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Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Floater Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

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Christmas Floater Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

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Christmas Break

Time: All Day

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Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Day-in-lieu for Christmas Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Day-in-lieu for Christmas Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Day-in-lieu for Boxing Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Day-in-lieu for Boxing Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Day-in-lieu for New Years Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Day-in-lieu for New Years Day - Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Christmas Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Family Literacy Day

Time: All Day

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Family Literacy Day

Time: All Day

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Professional Learning Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Professional Learning Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Second semester begins

Time: All Day

Second semester begins

Time: All Day

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

North Central Alberta Teachers' Convention

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

North Central Alberta Teachers' Convention

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

North Central Alberta Teachers' Convention

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

North Central Alberta Teachers' Convention

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

National Flag Day

Time: All Day

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National Flag Day

Time: All Day

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Family Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Family Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Pink Shirt Day

Time: All Day

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Pink Shirt Day

Time: All Day

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Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Professional Learning Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Professional Learning Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

International Women's Day

Time: All Day

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International Women's Day

Time: All Day

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Pi Day

Time: All Day

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Pi Day

Time: All Day

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Report Cards

Time: All Day

Term 2 report cards for elementary, elementary/junior high and standalone junior high schools

Report Cards

Time: All Day

Term 2 report cards for elementary, elementary/junior high and standalone junior high schools

World Poetry Day

Time: All Day

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World Poetry Day

Time: All Day

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Day-in-Lieu for Parent Teacher Interviews

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Day-in-Lieu for Parent Teacher Interviews

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

World Health Day

Time: All Day

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World Health Day

Time: All Day

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Good Friday - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Good Friday - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Easter Monday - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Easter Monday - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

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Earth Day

Time: All Day

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Earth Day

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week

Time: All Day

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National Volunteer Week

Time: All Day

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National Volunteer Week

Time: All Day

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National Volunteer Week

Time: All Day

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Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Professional Learning Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Professional Learning Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

School Closure Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

School Closure Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Victoria Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Victoria Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Early Dismissal

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Time: All Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.  Learn more

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Time: All Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.  Learn more

Last day of classes

Time: All Day

Last day of classes

Time: All Day

Operational Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Operational Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Canada Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Central Services closed

Canada Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Central Services closed

Heritage Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Central Services closed

Heritage Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Central Services closed

Labour Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed

Labour Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students Central Services closed