Agenda for LC 2008 Planning Retreat
1. Context – Ken (30 min)
2. Reflection on the year (45 min)
Class evaluations (Moni)
Summary of PG blog (Chris)
Other feedback (all)
3. Curriculum concepts (1 hour)
What do we need to highlight more?
What are the bigger stories, analogies, examples, and/or conceptual connections that would help people to integrate the concepts (vs. maintaining those islands of understanding)?
How do we link the big picture to lived experience?
4. Program Delivery/Structure (1 hour)
Given our discussions so far, what aspects of program delivery or structure should we consider shifting? (Why?)
5. Other Learning Opportunities (1 hour)
Capacity building – PG and guides
6. Program Group Structure (1 hour)
How can we structure the PG so that there are different types of opportunities and levels of engagement available?
How would everyone like to contribute?
7. Guides – Role, expectations, support (30 min)
8. Wrap up
August meeting date
Leadership Calgary Planning Retreat Details
Date: Sunday, July 22
Time: 9:30 am – evening (we plan to have a BBQ at 5 pm)
Place: Varsity Towers, 4603 Varsity Dr NW – go to the door marked as the main entrance and the concierge will let you in
Telephone: if you get lost and need directions, please call Moni at 560-5394
Parking: there is some visitor parking directly in front of the building and street parking along Varsity Drive
Food: lunch, snacks, evening BBQ will be provided – please bring your own wine, etc.
After the planning portion of the day is over, we play to have a BBQ (beef & veggie burgers). There is a pool and hot tub available for our use – please bring bathing suit and towel if interested – showers, lockers, shampoo & body wash are available.
Elizabeth will be sending out an agenda beforehand, as well as a list of questions for you to think about to prepare for the discussion.
** Please RSVP with Tracy to confirm your attendance.