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Symposium Registration opnes April 12th

2024 SCWI Spring Symposium
May 14th Information & Links


Virtual Session Links on May 14th:

9am - 10am Room NX111 Ministry of Education Workshop https://msteams.link/NK4W

10:15am - 11:10am Room NX111 SCWI Questions - Networking https://msteams.link/AF0C

12:00pm - 1:00pm Room NX111 Student Panel Workshop https://msteams.link/PDEJ

1:15pm - 2:30pm Room E135 Keynote Speaker https://msteams.link/NHIE

Email Address for Assistance on May 14th:

email janette@ontariodirectors.ca

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2024 SCWI Spring Symposium

Theme: Building On Success!

Keynote Speaker: Curtis Carmichael

Humber College North Campus in Toronto
In-Person & Virtual Sessions

Laura Elliott



Message from Laura Elliott

Project Manager SCWI
Executive Director CODE

We hope you are able to attend this year’s SCWI Spring Symposium to learn, share and network! Our SCWI Symposium Planning Committee has organized an exemplary program that will showcase strategies to engage students and extend your knowledge of policies and practices to address organizational challenges. Meet colleagues in-person or join us remotely – we hope to ‘see’ you there.


Janine Griffore



Message from Janine Griffore

SCWI Project Officer

Our May 14th, 2024, SCWI Spring Symposium is rapidly approaching. Again this year, we will be meeting at Humber College North Campus in Toronto. This year's program includes many engaging networking opportunities and interesting and useful workshops. Our Building On Success! theme allows us to highlight and share our many promising practices. (Participation options will be provided for remote participants.) Further details will be added to this space in the coming weeks. We hope to see you there!


Who Should Attend?

As always RPT Members, College Faculty and Staff, Dual Credit Teachers, OYAP Coordinators, Guidance Counsellors, other school staff and administrators supporting dual credit programs, and central school board staff and administrators are invited to register.

In addition, College staff and administrators involved with Wrap Around SWAC, Wrap Around Adult Dual Credits or the new Level 1 Transition Support Pilots, as well as School Board Leaders of Experiential Learning and Student Success Leads are invited to participate in the SCWI Symposium.

There is no charge for the SCWI Symposium.

SCWI Goals

Since its inception in 1997, the SCWI has contributed to the goals of increasing the number of students who graduate from secondary school and providing a seamless transition from secondary school to postsecondary education by supporting collaborative activities and Dual Credit programs.

SCWI Goals

Symposium Overview

Monday, May 13th, 2024
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Pre-Symposium Meet and Greet
Hilton Garden Inn, 3311 Caroga Drive, Mississauga L4V 1A3
Light Refreshments available/cash bar

Tuesday, May 14th, 2024
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Symposium Sign-in
(E135 Lecture Theatre Concourse)

Continental Breakfast
(E135 Lecture Theatre Concourse)

8:45 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
Welcome from Laura Elliott/Janine Griffore
(E135 Lecture Theatre Concourse)

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session 1: Workshops

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Refreshments & Informal Networking
(Outside Room F223 & Outside Room F229)

Refreshments, Snacks & Informal Networking
(E135 Lecture Theatre Concourse)

10:15 a.m.. - 11:10 a.m.
Session 2: Specific Interest Networking Opportunities

11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch
(Food Emporium/Student Centre)
Guests with Food Allergies click here (PDF)

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Session 3: Workshops

1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Transition to Lecture Theatre for Keynote Address
(E135 Lecture Theatre)

1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

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Curtis Carmichael
Session 4: Keynote Speaker

“Building On Student Success: Reigniting Passion and Building Inclusive Communities”

Speaker Bio and Overview of the Keynote Address:
Download (PDF)


2:30 p.m.
Adjournment


Dual Credit Photography Courses: Student Work
The Colour in the Dark
by Aleena Cope
Lambton Dual Credit Photography Course

The Colour in the Dark by Aleena Cope

Lambton Dual Credit Photography Course

      

Fallen Leaf
by Rusul Ammar Abdullah
Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course

Fallen Leaf by Rusul Ammar Abdullah

Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course

      

Snails
by Jason Wolf
Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course

Snails by Jason Wolf

Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course

      

Beautiful Snowy Flower
by Mohammed Ammar Abdullah
Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course

Beautiful Snowy Flower by Mohammed Ammar Abdullah

Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course

      

Dual Credit Photography Courses: Student Work
The Colour in the Dark
by Aleena Cope
Lambton Dual Credit Photography Course
Fallen Leaf
by Rusul Ammar Abdullah
Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course
Snails
by Jason Wolf
Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course
Beautiful Snowy Flower
by Mohammed Ammar Abdullah
Fanshawe College Dual Credit Photography Course
Symposium Prize Draw – must be present at the keynote address

1 Gift Certificate for one free night stay at the Hilton Garden Inn – Toronto Airport
1 Gift Certificate for one free night stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton
1 $50 gift certificate - Staples
1 $50 gift certificate - Best Buy

Symposium Feedback Survey Prize Draw

1 $50 gift certificate - Staples
1 $50 gift certificate - Best Buy
1 $50 gift certificate - Indigo

To qualify:
- Indicate that you want to be entered in the draw when you do the survey
- Complete and submit the survey

For further information, please contact Janine Griffore

Telephone:
519-351-0718
E-mail:
janine.griffore@ontariodirectors.ca

Location and Driving Instructions

Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning North Campus 205 Humber College Blvd., Toronto, M9W 5L7. For a location map and driving instructions please refer to Google maps (web page).
View Map & Driving Instructions


Parking

Parking for Humber guests is in the Humber Parking Garage.
Park in the parking garage. Bring the ticket to the SCWI Symposium Sign-In desk (E135) to receive an exit voucher.

Humber Parking Map: Download (PDF)
North Campus Floor Plan

We have provided Floor Plans to assist you in finding your way around the Humber campus. (PDF).

North Campus Accessibility Floor Plan: Download (PDF)

Workshops and Networking Sessions Floor Plans:
1st Floor F Building Floor Plan: Download (PDF)
2nd Floor F Building Floor Plan: Download (PDF)
3rd Floor F Building Floor Plan: Download (PDF)
E 135, Concourse, and Food Emporium/Student Centre Floor Plan: Download (PDF)
Map to Room NX111: Download (PDF)


Connect to Humber's Guest Wireless:

1. Connect to eduguest wireless network.
2. In the web browser that opens click “eduguest”
3. Check to agree to the acceptable use policy after reading it.
4. Press continue.

Attention: This is an unsecure network intended for basic internet use.
Need Help? 416-675-6622 ext. 8888


Campus Compass

Campus Compass is Humber’s wayfinding app for iOS and Android mobile smart devices. The app helps you navigate your way around North campus to a wide range of features such as classrooms, parking pay stations, vending machines, eateries, ATMs, accessible routes and options around campus.

Download the app from the Google Play store or from the Apple App store.



Hotel Information

Please book your hotel from one of the 2 options using the SCWI group rates provided. When rooms at this rate are filled at one hotel, please move on to book at another hotel where space at the group rate is available.



Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton
Toronto Airport, 3279 Caroga Drive, Mississauga, L4V 1A3 (905)-671-4730

Standard 1 King or 2 Queens $179.00 per room/night plus taxes. Includes hot breakfast. Discounted parking $10 per night plus tax.

Group Name SCWI Symposium 2024
Group Code CHH87J

Click here to book online

Cut-off date April 20th


Hilton Garden Inn - Toronto Airport
3311 Caroga Drive, Mississauga, L4V 1A3 1-888-844-5038

1 King bed/2 Queen/1 King bed with Pullout Sofa $229.00 per night/per room. Discounted parking $15 per vehicle per day.

Group Name SCWI Symposium 2024
Group Code 92L

SOLD OUT