Ontario Association of Teachers of German
Fortbildungstag (Professional Development Day)

Thema: „Innovation + Kreativität + Zusammenarbeit = Erfolg“

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Glendon College, Rooms 170 and 172 – York Hall
2275 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, M4N 3N6


11:30 AM
Registration begins
A light lunch, tea, and coffee will be served
Enjoy the many giveaways from our supporters

12:00 PM
Welcome, introductions, brief update from OATG President
Projektbasiertes Lernen und Leadership im DaZ- und DaF-Unterricht
Nicole Nascimento – St. Andrew’s College, DSS Richmond Hill

1:00 PM
Wortschatzarbeit: Elemente der Behaltenssteigerung
Elke Rühl – ZfA Kanada-Ost, Toronto

2:00 PM
Break and Networking (snacks, tea, and coffee will be served)
Book Sale with Goethe Books (payment by credit card, cheque, and cash accepted)

2:30 PM
Project and event updates
iPraktikum: Internationalization and Experiential Learning Initiative
Dr. Stefan Soldovieri, University of Toronto and Nicola Townend, UTS

DACHL-Seminar 2017 + Internationale Tagung des Deutschlehrerinnen und Deutschlehrerverbands
Dr. Meaghan Hepburn, CATG

PLAR Credits: How to assist our students in public and separate secondary schools
Jimmy Steele, OATG

3:30 PM
Kreatives Schreiben im DaZ- und DaF-Unterricht
Nidhi Sachdeva, Goethe-Institut Toronto

4:30 PM
Final remarks, prize draws, and closing

5:00 PM
OATG Annual General Meeting (additional food will be provided)
All members in good standing are welcome to attend. Election of President (2017-2019) and Treasurer (2017-2019)

The cost of the afternoon is $35.00 (same great price as the last several years). Payment will be accepted on site by cash or cheque (no credit cards, please). Receipts will be provided electronically as soon as possible.

Glendon College is located at 2275 Bayview Avenue and is easily accessible by car and public transit.

Driving: From the 401, exit at Bayview Avenue and continue south. Follow the signs for Glendon College, which begin south of York Mills Rd.

Parking at Glendon College is $15.00 (upper lot at Bayview Avenue entrance) or $10.00 (lower “F” Lot). The OATG will reimburse $10.00 per parked vehicle to those who request it. Carpooling is encouraged.

Public transit: take the 124 Sunnybrook or 162 Lawrence-Donway bus from Lawrence subway station.Schedules are found online at:http://www.ttc.ca/Schedule/schedule.jsp?Route=124E&Stop=Lawrence_Station&Day=Sundayhttp://www.ttc.ca/Schedule/schedule.jsp?Route=162E&Stop=Lawrence_Station&Day=Sunday

Renew your membership dues at the same time and receive a discounted annual rate! A reminder that professional dues (to the OATG and others) are tax-deductable.

Teacher candidates may attend these workshops at no charge.

Goodies and giveaways provided by Goethe Books (www.goethebooks.com), the OATG, and DAAD. There will also be prizes from the OATG.