Canadian Media Educators 2019 Conference
May 28 - June 1, Canmore, Alberta
Our 2019 conference will be taking place in breathtaking Canmore, Alberta. Take in the majesty of the Rocky Mountains while enjoying some time to reflect on teaching and learning. Gather with media educators from across Canada for ideas, support and a whole lot of fun!
Dr. Mirjam Knapik
Mental Health: not just for students anymore
Coping with the increasing numbers of students dealing with mental health issues and making sure we take care of ourselves.
Speakers and Conference Sessions
Best Practice Sessions
Get it all out:
What do you need help with?
What has worked for you?
Epic fails that turned into learning experiences for students (and you).
Brags and dregs!
Dr. Miriam Carey
Teacher Identity - from industry to education
Am I a media pro or a teacher? Do I have to give up one for the other? Coming to terms with a new role.
Technology in Media Education: Improving recruitment, retention, engagement and outcomes with today’s content creation tools and technology
Kerry Corlett and guests discuss how new products are impacting media education and what we as educators can do to keep up. Featuring Avid Technologies, Unity, Autodesk, and Lenovo.
Panel Presentation Featuring Dan Pihlainen
Do I need more education?
The pros and cons of upgrading credentials for different ages and life situations
Plus: Truth and Reconciliation in the classroom, Vendor Showcase, high altitude hospitality and relaxation, and more!
May 31: National Student Awards Gala
June 1: Checkout