Schedule

Symposium Day

NOVEMBER 6, 2019

WEDNESDAY

7:30 - 8:00 AM

REGISTRATION


8:00 - 9:00 AM

BREAKFAST


9:00 - 10:00 AM

OPENING ADDRESS

Intentional Use of Data to Inform Collaborative Conversations

Kurtis Hewson
Co-Founder/Lead Learner | Jigsaw Learning


10:00 - 10:15 AM

Team Reflection Time


10:15 - 10:30 AM

Wellness Break


10:30 - 11:30 AM

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Internal and External Accountability: Building Evidence-Informed Leadership Capacity at All System Levels

Dr. John Burger
Founder | Practical Data Solutions


11:30 - 12:30 PM

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Leading Learning with Data: Attendance and Achievement

Chris Pawluk
Lead Psychologist | Rocky View Schools
Dr. Mitchel Colp
Founding Partner | Rocky View Data Solutions

Leveraging Literacy and Numeracy Data

Sean Lougheed
Director of Learning | Wolf Creek Public Schools


12:30 - 1:30 PM

LUNCH ADDRESS

AI and Impact on Society and Education

Osmar R Zaiane
Fellow and Director | Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute, University of Alberta


1:30 - 2:00 PM

Team Reflection Time


2:00 - 3:00 PM

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Research Findings

Carrie Demmans Epp
University of Alberta

The Role of Data in Negotiation with Federal Government to Create a First Nation Education System

Brian Wildcat
Superintendent | Maskwacîs Education Schools Commission
Randy Risto
Associate Superintendent of Corporate Services | Maskwacîs Education Schools Commission


3:00 - 3:15 PM

WELLNESS BREAK


3:15 - 3:45 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION

Data to Inform Educational Practice
Dr. John Burger, Barry Litun, Joanne Pittman

3:45 - 4:25 PM

Team Debriefing and Planning Time


4:25 - 4:30 PM

Closing Remarks


4:30 PM

Departure