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Use your PD funding to learn more about leadership

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

Leading People Through Change: June 18
Change can be difficult to manage but it is an inevitable truth in organizations. Having a leader who can effectively …

Learn to lobby government effectively

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

Lobby Government Effectively: June 21
As residents of the City of Edmonton we are important stakeholders in government decisions. To impact climate change, support for social …

Don’t let your PD funding expire!

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

Workplace Mentoring: June 12
All great leaders know that coaching and mentoring is the most effective way to teach. Your experiences and insights can help your …

Use your PD funding to learn more about leadership

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

Performance Management: June 11
In the education industry, setting and achieving goals is essential to great leadership. Become an effective leader with the skills to set …

Use your PD funding on music!

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

Estill Voice Training Program: June 24–28
Estill Voice Training™ is all about finding a new way to use your voice. Exercise vocal freedom and apply the …

Feature course: Challenging Conversations Made Easy

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations with increased confidence and ease, and walk away with tools to help …

Advance in your career!

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Learn something new with Professional Development. Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations …

Learn something new with Professional Development

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Effective Communication Techniques: May 22
Learn to communicate and present information more confidently and persuasively, and discover the simple, …

Feature course: Challenging Conversations Made Easy

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations with increased confidence and ease, and walk away with tools to help …

Design, draw, capture and edit!

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Speedlighting: May 25
Expand your technical know-how and creative abilities working with flash. Start by learning the quality, colour and direction of light as it relates …

What’s new in Art and Design

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Photographing Children and Families: May 14
Capture beautiful family portraits with personality and style. Work with camera setting, light, composition and props to create exceptional individual …

New Design Summer Camp for youth 15 to 18 years old

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Design Summer Camp: July 8-12
This unique one-week intensive summer program, open to high-school youth (ages 15-18), is devoted to the practice of visual design and …

What’s coming up in professional and continuing Studies

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Facilitating Resolution: Finding Common Ground: May 8 and 9
Learn and apply intermediate and advanced strategies and tactics in conflict resolution, coaching, negotiation and mediation through …

Conflict in the workplace? Find common ground – May 8 & 9

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Facilitating Resolution: Finding Common Ground
May 8 & 9
Developing expertise in conflict resolution is a crucial skill for anyone in a leadership or supervisory role. Learn …

Follow the School of Continuing Education on LinkedIn!

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Looking for more information about courses that will advance your professional goals and engage your personal interests? Visit the new LinkedIn page for MacEwan’s School …

Feature course: Managing Priorities and Decision Making

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Managing Priorities and Decision Making: Apr. 12
Do you struggle to feel organized and on top of your many day-to-day responsibilities? Explore proven techniques and strategies …

Learn something new with professional development

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Reports, Proposals, Plans and More: Apr. 24
Learn advanced business writing techniques such as how to analyze information and …

Enhance your creative abilities

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Digital Marketing 101: Apr. 25
Looking to get your course or program noticed? Maybe you have a side business that could use a boost. This efficient …

Feature course: Managing Priorities and Decision Making

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Managing Priorities and Decision Making – April 12
Do you struggle to feel organized and on top of your many day-to-day responsibilities? Explore proven techniques and …

Learn something new with Professional Development

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Requirements Analysis & Design Definition: Apr. 9-18
Calling all business analysts! Learn how to evaluate the quality of requirements and validate them against the needs to …

SPRING into professional development!

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Emotional Intelligence: Mar. 26
Increase your success at connecting with people on a personal and emotional level by learning how to be aware of and manage …

Music in Early Childhood classes

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Music in Early Childhood: Age 3
The Age 3 class is a time for parents and their little ones to discover rhymes, songs and games. It …

Let your creative abilities blossom!

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator II: Mar. 23
Further your knowledge of the skills and tools you acquired in Adobe Illustrator Level I as you apply advanced techniques in …

Enhance your creative abilities

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator II: Mar. 23
Further your knowledge of the skills and tools you acquired in Adobe Illustrator Level I as you apply advanced techniques in …

Feature Course: The Business of Photography

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

The Business of Photography: Mar. 6
Are you dreaming about starting your own photography business? Maybe you’ve started a side business and you’re looking to take …

Learn something new with professional development

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Strategy Analysis: Mar. 5-14
Learn how to evaluate needs, select change initiatives, define the scope of a solution and …