At registration you will have the option to select from the sessions below. There are educational events, Level 1 or the Level 2 accreditation taking place during this week of Children specific fun!
|Children’s Specialist L1 Feb 5th and 6th
This is a 2-day event explores the CAP model (how kids think, move, and feel) and teaching progressions for children in different age zones. We will also explore children’s movement patterns “kids moveology”, and work on your own skiing/riding skills and improvement. On day 2 we cover building kid friendly teaching progressions with the Play Drill Adventure Summary method as well as focus on your own skiing/riding development. We’ll finish the day with informal group teaching presentations. This is a pass/fail event.Prerequisites:
Must be a Certified Level I Instructor, current with membership and actively working in a snowsports school.
Children’s Specialist L2 Feb 7th to 9th
This is a three-day event that assists instructors at designing and implementing creative, appropriate and movement oriented lesson plans for children 4-14. These lesson plans are focused at the high intermediate through expert level of the selected discipline. The idea is for the participants to demonstrate their ability to understand and use teaching principles provided in the Children’s Manual and other