13th Annual Literacy & Learning Day Conference

Date:       October 24th, 2015

Venue:     Shaw Conference Centre

# Registered:   552

Keynote Speaker:   Ann Douglas

Keynote Topic:       Big Picture Parenting

Closing Speaker:     Monique Howat

Closing Topic:     The Power of Your Inspiration  and Influence

# of Workshops:      27

Additional Information:

-       Registrants from 37 Edmonton and area school divisions or organizations greatly appreciated this no-charge opportunity to gains skills, tools and knowledge designed to help them support the children in their lives!

-       91% of Evaluations received indicated that the overall impression of the day was Very Good or Excellent

-       99% of Evaluations received indicated that the information received was Helpful

-       98% of Evaluations received indicated that attendees would recommend Literacy & Learning Day Conferences to others

Some Feedback from our Participants

"Thanks for a great conference. I really enjoyed the keynote speakers. The hands-on workshops gave great ideas to take home!"

"A great day as usual. Nice to see the sign language interpreters. Ann was wonderful and gave a lot of hope."

"Fabulous presentations!"

"What an excellent symposium. One of the most variety of information available. Would like to go to more of the sessions if there had been time. Usually a problem to find new things to go to, this time I had to choose between topics. Excellent job! And I'm looking forward to next year"

"... closing session was one of the best inspirational speakers I've ever heard!"

"I very much enjoyed my day and found it very informative."

Thank you to all the Volunteers, Presenters, Participants and Vendors who helped make this unique event a great success!

2015 Acknowledgements: