Spring IB: Counseling, Category 2

Category 2 workshops are designed to provide a forum for experienced IB educators, focusing on programme delivery. Emphasis is placed on assessment, teaching and learning methodologies, and exploring best practices in the classroom.

Course description coming soon.


Section Instructor Format Schedule start date
CCR42415 Mary MacDonald On-campus 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday Thursday, March 15, 2018

INSTRUCTOR: Mary MacDonald
FORMAT: On-campus
SCHEDULE: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday
START DATE: March 15, 2018

Instructor: Mary MacDonald

Mary MacDonald resides in Eastern Canada and is a retired Diploma Programme (DP) coordinator and high school counsellor with 30+ years of experience in the field of education.  She currently holds many roles as an IB Educator including workshop leader, five year evaluation and verification team lead and team member, as well as reader.

During her school career, she was involved in managing and overseeing student services, district trauma co-lead, counsellor and mentor, school leadership team member, university relations committee member, and university association of registrars and admissions conference speaker. She was also a member of the Atlantic Canada IB association and currently acts as President of that association.

She holds a Business Diploma, an immersion certificate (French), a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, (textile and design major) and a Masters of Education in Counselling.

Term: Spring/Summer 2018

Start Date: March 15, 2018

End Date: March 17, 2018

Schedule: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday

Length: Thursday-Saturday

Location: Rice campus

Fee: $880

Early Registration: $830 (until December 15)

Late Registration: $930 (after February 28)

Continuing Professional Education (CPE): 15

Continuing Education Units (CEU): 1.5