MFNERC: Online Meetings and Professional Development
Virtual Clinical Services / Special Education Summer Institute from August 4 – 7, 2020.
ATTENTION: MFNERC Schools, Educational Assistants, Jordan Principle Staff, Resource Teachers, Classroom Teachers, Phys Ed Teachers, Principals and Education Directors. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Special Education Department of the Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre will be hosting a Virtual Clinical Services Summer Institute from August 4 – 7, 2020. In order to participate in the Virtual Clinical Services Summer Institute, you will require an email address, Laptop/iPad/tablet, and internet connection. The Virtual Clinical Services Summer Institute, August 4 – 7, 2020, will have four different streams including:
Speech Language Pathology & Literacy Coaches
Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy & URIS (Unified Referral Intake System Nurse)
America Sign Language and Deaf & Hard of Hearing
Student Support Facilitators
Special Education Summer Institute
Instead of coming to Winnipeg and listening to Presenters: The Presenters will be delivering their sessions live on Zoom Webinar, which you can access from your community. The sessions will involve an introduction by the Presenter and then deliver the presentation and afterwards a question/discussion session.
Individuals can participate from their home or community school. A community can decide that they can make the option to go to school.
It is the responsibility of participants to arrange where they will be to participate in this Institute.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Isla Little, Admin Assistant at 204-594-1290, extension 2201; email [email protected] or Don Shackel, Assistant Director of Special Education at 204-594-1290 extension 2074; email [email protected]
Sessions and Online Registration
The registration deadline is Wednesday, July 15th at 4:00 p.m.
Once the individual is accepted by MFNERC Clinical Services Dept., they will be notified via email.
Register for the individual sessions by clicking on the registration link. You will be asked to fill in you contact information, then watch your email for a confirmation with the link to the Zoom webinar.
Information on attending a Zoom Webinar General Information: