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CAWS/Bel Aire Park Magnet School PYP Virtual Roundtable

Dear Colleagues,
I am pleased to invite you to join co-hosts Jessica Downing, CAWS University Representative/Stacey Abeyta Bel Aire Park Magnet School PYP IBC and me for our Virtual PYP Roundtable on Tuesday. December 1 from 4:00-5:30 pm.
What to expect…
We will gather as a body of IB educators to share with and learn from one another. 
  • Virtual Happy Quarter of an Hour- Grab a beverage and connect with other PYP educators to share your experiences teaching in the time of COVID.
  • Opening Speaker – Anne Evans – Building Back Better – Visualizing Our Return
  • Breakout sessions (Choose one you would like to attend.)
          - Transdisciplinary Teaching and Learning in a
            Virtual Setting
          -Beginning to Plan for Exhibition
          -Anything Goes (Grades TK-2)
          -Anything Goes (Grades 3-5)
          -Anything Goes (IB Coordinators + Heads of 
This is not meant to take the place of IB training; it is a collaborative networking session for teachers in specific IB subject areas. The registration link is below. Once you register Elizabeth will send you a Zoom link prior to the roundtable. This event is limited to 35 participants. Please be sure to let your teachers and administrators know about this exciting educational opportunity.
Best regards,
CAWS Executive Director
Tuesday, October 20th:
Time: 1:00 am to 2:30 am
CAWS Virtual Roundtable Protocols
  • Each session is 90 minutes 
  • A CAWS board member facilitates the initial meetings
  • Limit to 35 participants maximum
  • Participants registration deadline:
  • Registration closes on November 30, 2020
  • Zoom board host emails Zoom login information to registered participants
  • Expectation: teachers share best practices for distance, virtual or hybrid learning, and IB curriculum in general
  • All participants’ mics will be muted by default prior to joining the meeting
  • Participants will use the raise hands function to speak
  • Zoom hosts facilitates questions and links shared in the chat
  • The chat file will be saved and sent out to participants
  • Meetings will not be recorded due to privacy issues