July 7 - 9, 2021Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
(salaried academics & professionals)
(students, postdoctoral researchers, general public)
(Indigenous friends, BIPOC, academics, professionals and unwaged)
Each day includes interactive and participatory elements, such as story sharing, collaborative discussions, hands-on workshops, breakout sessions, Q&As, and more. BSS teacher presentations will be recorded and made available to registrants after the symposium.
Wednesday, July 7 - Finding our Ground
These sessions will focus on developing relationships and the many dimensions of co-construction in meaningful learning contexts. Dig in, listen deeply, connect, and articulate the meaning, values and purpose in your educational approach.
Thursday, July 8 - Reflecting on Context
These sessions focus on documentation and the process of sharing stories, learning and experiences. Step back, visualize the journey, and encounter new perspectives.
Friday, July 9 - Disrupting and Re-Imagining
These sessions focus on diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB), the dimensions of education that foster social justice, and the steps one might take to move forward in ambiguity. Envision the future, plant seeds, and be open to risk!