Other Conferences & Resources

CAIS schools are leaders in education. Many of our schools develop programs for educators, and we encourage you to check out these world-class opportunities in our sections below.

Additionally, from time to time, CAIS promotes Professional Learning opportunities led by credible organizations with missions and values that are aligned with CAIS.

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CAIS School Conference & PD Opportunities

CAIS schools are leaders in education. Many schools develop programs for educators, and we encourage you to check out these world-class opportunities.

Purpose Pop Up - Toronto
World Leadership School + Appleby College

Date: August 31, 2022
Time: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM followed by happy hour
Price: CAD equivalent to $375 USD

Purpose Pop Up - Toronto is offered in partnership with Appleby College. This event brings together Greater Toronto Area educators of all grade levels and disciplines to:

  • See our "why" more clearly and bring it to life in a Purpose Map
  • Build community with local educators as we explore the future of learning
  • Think out of the box and design one bold idea

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Fraser Academy is offering educators four workshops to learn how to support students with learning differences in developing healthy wellness habits that reduce anxiety, facilitate learning and enhance self-efficacy.


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Learn the powerful Orton-Gillingham (OG) approach to teaching literacy. Fraser Academy offers OG Classroom Educator Training for elementary teachers, as well as Associate Level and Certified Level Instructor Training. 


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Learn strategies to help your students develop executive function skills. These one-day, interactive workshops will provide you with practical tools to implement in your classroom.

Executive Function and the Writing Process

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Explore how to facilitate the writing process with a structured, sequential, and multisensory approach. This workshop will help you provide students with meaningful and accessible strategies to complete the writing process.




Regional PD Opportunities

Quebec Association of Independent Schools (QAIS)


QAIS promotes collaboration, provides services that further educational leadership and advocates independent English language education in Quebec on behalf of its member schools.

Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC)


The purposes of the ISABC are to foster and encourage the establishment and operation of independent schools in BC. In a spirit of collaboration, the Association draws more closely together the Heads of School, school administrators, teachers, and students. The schools engage in collaborative professional development as the basis for enhancing teaching and learning in the schools.

Conference of Independent Schools of Ontario


Mission: To advance educational excellence in our member schools.

CIS Ontario is an association of independent schools working together to support member schools in their missions to prepare students for the 21st Century.