Past Institutes

Each institute has a custom set of workshops that explore topics such as the process of science, agricultural science, optics and light, everyday chemistry, energy, rocks and minerals, biodiversity, coding and digital skills and more! Participants will walk away with classroom ready activities and materials.

SIET travels across Canada from coast to coast to coast. Here are some of the locations we’ve engaged with teachers for hands-on professional development.

St John’s, Newfoundland – July 10 and 11, 2019

In partnership with NLESD.

Prince George, British Columbia – August 21, 2018

In partnership with Science World British Columbia

Vancouver, British Columbia – August 17, 2018

In partnership with Science World British Columbia

St John’s, Newfoundland – July 25 & 26, 2018

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – July 17, 2018

In partnership with Canadian Light Source

Northern Alberta – July 3 to 7, 2018

In partnership with Inside Education – the lead organizer.

Vancouver, British Columbia – August 15 to 18, 2017 

In partnership with Science World British Columbia

St John’s, Newfoundland – July 11 & 12, 2017

Iqaluit, Nunavut – February 13 to 15, 2017 

As part of the Nunavut Teachers’ Association Professional Improvement Week.

Vancouver, British Columbia – August 9 to 12, 2016 

In partnership with Science World British Columbia

Vancouver, British Columbia – July 28 to 30, 2015 

In partnership with Science World BC, the Vancouver Aquarium and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre.

St. John’s, Newfoundland  – July 13, 2015

Waterloo, Ontario – April 25, 2015

Ottawa, Ontario – July 22 to 24, 2014,

Ottawa, Ontario – July 16 to 18, 2013,

Ottawa, Ontario – July 17 to 19, 2012,

Ottawa, Ontario – July 19 to 21, 2011