As a learning community, BBIS supports and creates professional development opportunities for our staff throughout the school year.
BBIS staff attend and deliver workshops and presentations at key international conferences hosted by e.g. AGIS, ECIS and CIS. We also host in-house workshops and invite experts to train our staff on a regular basis.
Ron Lalonde - Character Strengths & Positive Teaching Practises, 6-7 January 2020
Ron Lalonde - Positive Education Parent Session, 7th January 2020
Michaela Jung - Positive Education for Admin Staff, January 2020
Michaela Jung - Positive Education for New Staff, 8th-9th August 2019 & 4th December 2019
BBIS Summer School
Since 2015, leading educational researcher Mark Church from Harvard Graduate School of Education provides summer courses based on the principles of Making Thinking Visible and Creating Cultures of Thinking.
BBIS Teacher Summer School 2019:
BBIS Teacher Summer School 2018:
- Culture of Leadership
- Building & Leading Teams
BBIS Teacher Summer School 2017:
- Tinkering as a way of Inquiry
- Documentation and Play
Teaching and Learning Through Inquiry with Kath Murdoch
BBIS Teacher Summer School 2016:
BBIS Teacher Summer School 2015: