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Maureen Dockendorf

BC Superintendent, Early Years

About

Maureen Dockendorf is currently the BC Superintendent of Early Years. This joint position, shared between the Provincial Office for the Early Years and the Ministry of Education, will have a strong focus of working with school districts to strengthen and build upon their work in the early years. This work will further support efforts under the BC Early Years Strategy.

Maureen has worked as a Teacher, SFU Faculty Associate, Principal and Assistant Superintendent.  Most recently, Maureen was the Superintendent of Literacy and Numeracy at the Ministry of Education, a role which supported the redesign of curriculum and competency development within the context of the transformational change process in BC’s education system.

Maureen is well-known for her work as a conference speaker, an educational author, facilitator and staff development consultant.  She also works closely with Me to We/Free the Children to coordinate BC educators’ volunteer experiences working with local communities to build schools in Kenya, Nicaragua, Ecuador and India.

Maureen is frequently called upon to provide advice on policy, process and practice in the realms of professional learning, collaborative practice, educational leadership, curriculum implementation and assessment. Maureen has an unwavering commitment to public education and to the success for all learners.

My Session

Concurrent Session (C6) – British Columbia Education System Transformation: Early Years, K-12 and Beyond

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The transformation of BC’s education system is designed to focus on personalized, engaging, strength based and relevant ways of learning which are critical in developing skills and knowledge that prepare students for a world that is changing rapidly. BC’s recently redesigned curriculum and competencies foster learning environments that contribute to students’ overall sense of self, […]

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Concurrent Session (C10) – British Columbia Education System Transformation: Early Years, K-12 and Beyond

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The transformation of BC’s education system is designed to focus on personalized, engaging, strength based and relevant ways of learning which are critical in developing skills and knowledge that prepare students for a world that is changing rapidly. BC’s recently redesigned curriculum and competencies foster learning environments that contribute to students’ overall sense of self, […]

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