• Networking,  Professional Development

    REMINDER: Upcoming FREE Lecture by Dr Stephen Brookfield

    MSVU President’s Visiting Lecture Series to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield Mount Saint Vincent University and the Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute are pleased to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield, award winning expert on adult education and teaching race, for the 2019 edition of the President’s Visiting Lecture Series on Teaching and Learning. In his talk “Overcoming white supremacy through teaching with narrative disclosure”, Dr. Brookfield, will explore ways of teaching about race. In his recent book Teaching Race: How to help students unmask and challenge racism, he notes the following (points which will also underpin his talk at MSVU): We live in a time of rampant racism. If unchallenged, racism will continue…

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Upcoming lecture by Dr. Stephen Brookfield

    MSVU President’s Visiting Lecture Series to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield Mount Saint Vincent University and the Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute are pleased to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield, award winning expert on adult education and teaching race, for the 2019 edition of the President’s Visiting Lecture Series on Teaching and Learning. In his talk “Overcoming white supremacy through teaching with narrative disclosure”, Dr. Brookfield, will explore ways of teaching about race. In his recent book Teaching Race: How to help students unmask and challenge racism, he notes the following (points which will also underpin his talk at MSVU): We live in a time of rampant racism. If unchallenged, racism will continue…

  • Professional Development

    Reminder: Great Graphs and Dashboard Design with Ann Emery

    Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn from Ann Emery. Seats are filling up, register today for one or both workshops taking place on Tuesday, Sept 24/19: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ann-emery-workshops-great-graphs-and-dashbaord-design-tickets-67924071727 The Canadian Evaluation Society – Nova Scotia Chapter is pleased to present two half-day workshops by Ann Emery Great Graphs (8:30 am-Noon) Dashboard Design (1:00 pm to 4:30 pm) Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Horizon Room, 17th floor, Martime Centre, 1505 Barrington St. Halifax Please register ASAP as there are only 40 available spots. You may register for one or both workshops. Tell Your Story with Data Visualization (Great Graphs) Half-Day Workshop 8:30- Noon Is your data sitting around in spreadsheets, dusty, unused, and…

  • Professional Development

    Ann Emery Workshops, September 24th

    The Canadian Evaluation Society – Nova Scotia Chapter is pleased to present two half-day workshops by Ann Emery Great Graphs (8:30 am-Noon) Dashboard Design (1:00 pm to 4:30 pm) Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Horizon Room, 17th floor, Martime Centre, 1505 Barrington St. Halifax Please register ASAP as there are only 40 available spots. You may register for one or both workshops. Tell Your Story with Data Visualization (Great Graphs) Half-Day Workshop 8:30- Noon Is your data sitting around in spreadsheets, dusty, unused, and forgotten about? Your data deserves to be out in the world: utilized, actionable, talked about. Visualizing data through charts, tables, and diagrams helps you deliver bite-sized information that…

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    CES NS AGM

    The Canadian Evaluation Society Nova Scotia Chapter Annual General Meeting will be held on: Monday, September 16th Noon – 1:30 pm All CES NS members in good standing are invited to attend. This meeting will be held virtually using the Zoom platform Please register in advance for this meeting: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/1de2ef4e9119eb34d746f627e8486654 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. This meeting will be held virtually to increase access for those living across the province, as well as reduce the environmental foot print of the meeting. Thank you again to those of you who participated in the vote that allowed us to postpone the AGM until…