{"id":4490215686226,"title":"Bridges LIVE! 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I would definitely attend other (Bridges LIVE!) days.\u003cbr\u003e--SEA consultant at BLive Newmarket.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eI enjoyed the workshop, it was very informative.\u003cbr\u003e--TDSB Teacher\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eGreat presenters, knowledgeable, made (BLive) friendly and enjoyable.\u003cbr\u003e--TDSB Itinerant Teacher\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eVery informative and engaging\u003cbr\u003e--, Waterloo Catholic DSB\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eBogdan + Iain = great team!\u003cbr\u003e--Halton DSB, Teacher\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eLoved the speakers, very engaging and charismatic.\u003cbr\u003e--Peel DSB, SEA Support\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eLots of great information.\u003cbr\u003e--Hamilton DSB, Educational Assistant\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eEngaging and interesting.\u003cbr\u003e--Hamilton Catholic DSB, Teacher\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eGreat Presentation\u003cbr\u003e--Bridges LIVE, Newmarket, Teacher,\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThanks for a great day! 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Equals is an age-neutral math curriculum for students with moderate to significant disabilities that encompasses pre-readiness math skills, fundamental math skills and higher order math skills.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.bridges-canada.com\/products\/9598-1\"\u003eFirst Author\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e – a comprehensive writing curriculum that guides educators to teach beginning writing skills to students with special needs of all levels.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCloud based tools for early learners to create choice activities, communication boards, visual schedules, in the context of multiple platforms including GAFE.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eMore about Bridges Live\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA lively, fun, intimate, day exploring a wide variety of technologies and curricula to support teachers with special needs. Presented in a talk-play, talk-play format, you'll learn hands-on about these tools and others informed by real experiences in Canadian and BC classrooms.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSharing with like minded professionals Bridges LIVE! is a great opportunity to learn from colleagues such as educators, technologists, advocates, and occupational and speech therapists.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWalk away with knowledge to further explore technology and curricular materials and make good decisions for your students.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e \u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cimg src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1192\/0390\/files\/Quote_BLive_large.jpg?7913882728287598276\" alt='Quote - \"Thanks for a great session. I learned loads of information that I can bring back to students and teachers.\"'\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e \u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eWhat people have said about Bridges LIVE!\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThanks for a great session. I learned loads of information that I can bring back to students and the teachers.\u003cbr\u003e--Teacher, Algonquin Lakeshore Catholic DSB\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThis was a very useful day. I learned a lot! 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I learned a great deal.\u003cbr\u003e--Limestone DSB, Teacher\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eOutcomes\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWalk away with a new familiarity with strategies and tools that can make a profound difference for your students with special needs.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMeet new professionals in your area and broaden your network.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLearn assistive technologies through doing with hands-on experiences with the latest tools and curricular material.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eWho Should Attend\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAssistive technologists\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSpecial Education Resource Teachers\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCurriculum Support staff\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLiteracy Intervention specialists\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eClassroom teachers and Educational Assistants\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSpeech Language Pathologists\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eExceptionalities administrators and planners\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOccupational Therapists\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eBring Your Own Device (BYOD)\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBridges LIVE! is a Bring Your Own Device event. A lot of the applications we're looking at are Cloud based, so bring any device you use in your day - laptop, tablet, iPad, Chromebook - and you'll see these tools fit your ecosystem.\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Bridges LIVE! Calgary March 3rd

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Join us for an exciting, interactive day of exploring curricula, software and devices.

 

Tuesday March 3rd in Calgary.

9 am

Location:  Clarion Hotel & Conference Centre (2120 16 Ave NE).

 

Check out NEW accessibility powers in the iPad like headmice, trackballs, joysticks;  NEW reading & writing tools – portable and mobile;  NEW easy to implement classroom assistive tech kits for Math, writing and coding; NEW reading, writing and math curricula for intermediate-senior students and more.

 

You'll learn more about: 

  • iPad Accessibility – New breakthrough functionality in the iPad that lets you connect with a wealth of powerful alternative access tools.
  • Reading and writing Technology for supporting students, including the easy and effective C-Pen scan and read pen plus the cloud powered Snap & Read and Co:Writer
  • Coding Curricular resource:  coding, such an important part of today’s curriculum can now be adapted for your students with special needs.  Using familiar coding instruction robots, this collection of activities, lesson plans, AAC tools, accessibility resources delivers learning to code and coding to learn, for all your students.
  • Readtopia – NEW comprehensive reading curriculum specifically designed for students with complex needs in middle and high school. Readtopia provides teachers with differentiated learning materials in a range of text types that motivated and engages students.
  • Bridges new accessible classroom kits for coding, science, number sense and more!
  • Equals 3.0 – Equals Mathematics is written to teach students math concepts and problem solving by using an array of tools and applying concepts to real life. Equals is an age-neutral math curriculum for students with moderate to significant disabilities that encompasses pre-readiness math skills, fundamental math skills and higher order math skills.
  • First Author – a comprehensive writing curriculum that guides educators to teach beginning writing skills to students with special needs of all levels.
  • Cloud based tools for early learners to create choice activities, communication boards, visual schedules, in the context of multiple platforms including GAFE.

 

 

 

More about Bridges Live

 

A lively, fun, intimate, day exploring a wide variety of technologies and curricula to support teachers with special needs. Presented in a talk-play, talk-play format, you'll learn hands-on about these tools and others informed by real experiences in Canadian and BC classrooms.

Sharing with like minded professionals Bridges LIVE! is a great opportunity to learn from colleagues such as educators, technologists, advocates, and occupational and speech therapists.

Walk away with knowledge to further explore technology and curricular materials and make good decisions for your students.

 
Quote - "Thanks for a great session. I learned loads of information that I can bring back to students and teachers."
 

What people have said about Bridges LIVE!

 

 

Thanks for a great session. I learned loads of information that I can bring back to students and the teachers.
--Teacher, Algonquin Lakeshore Catholic DSB

This was a very useful day. I learned a lot! I would definitely attend other (Bridges LIVE!) days.
--SEA consultant at BLive Newmarket.

I enjoyed the workshop, it was very informative.
--TDSB Teacher

Great presenters, knowledgeable, made (BLive) friendly and enjoyable.
--TDSB Itinerant Teacher

Very informative and engaging
--, Waterloo Catholic DSB

Bogdan + Iain = great team!
--Halton DSB, Teacher

Loved the speakers, very engaging and charismatic.
--Peel DSB, SEA Support

Lots of great information.
--Hamilton DSB, Educational Assistant

Engaging and interesting.
--Hamilton Catholic DSB, Teacher

Great Presentation
--Bridges LIVE, Newmarket, Teacher,

Thanks for a great day! I learned a great deal.
--Limestone DSB, Teacher

 

 

Outcomes

 

 

  • Walk away with a new familiarity with strategies and tools that can make a profound difference for your students with special needs.
  • Meet new professionals in your area and broaden your network.
  • Learn assistive technologies through doing with hands-on experiences with the latest tools and curricular material.

 

 

Who Should Attend

 

 

  • Assistive technologists
  • Special Education Resource Teachers
  • Curriculum Support staff
  • Literacy Intervention specialists
  • Classroom teachers and Educational Assistants
  • Speech Language Pathologists
  • Exceptionalities administrators and planners
  • Occupational Therapists

 

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

 

 

Bridges LIVE! is a Bring Your Own Device event. A lot of the applications we're looking at are Cloud based, so bring any device you use in your day - laptop, tablet, iPad, Chromebook - and you'll see these tools fit your ecosystem.

Bridges accepts institutional P.O’s (purchase orders).

Call us for a quote or just fax or email a P.O. on your letter head.

How secure is my online order?

Any information submitted through the web store is safe and secure. Bridges uses state-of-the-art security encryption methods to ensure the highest standards of security for its online customers.

What payment methods are accepted?

We accept Visa and MasterCard for online orders.

What if I do not have a credit card?

If you do not have a credit card, please call us at 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST) to discuss alternative payment methods.

How do I know if you have received my order?

When your order has been completed, you will receive a confirmation e-mail that will be sent to the e-mail address that you entered in the "Registration” page before checkout.

Shipping 

 

What shipping options are available?

Most of our items are shipped by Canpar, which takes 3-5 business days to reach the customer. Where service is not available, or due to the special requirements of the product, we will also use UPS, Puralator or Canada Post. Please allow 10-15 days for order processing.

Ordering multiple, heavy-weighted items? 

If our store can’t calculate your shipping costs during checkout, your order may fall outside weight, size, or destination restrictions, for online ordering.

Sorry about that. 

Just contact us by email or phone and we'll figure out another way to get your order to you. 

How much does shipping cost?

Shipping is calculated individually depending on the weight and size of the item. This will be calculated automatically upon checkout and will be included in the total price when you go to the checkout.

How long does it take for me to receive my order?

Order processing time depends on availability of the product from the manufacturer, but typically products are shipped within 10-15 business days after the order is placed. See shipping options for the number of days it will take to reach you after it leaves our warehouse.

Do you ship internationally?

No, we currently sell our products and services only in Canada.

How can I track my order?

When the order is shipped out, you will receive an e-mail with a tracking number. If you do not receive this e-mail, please call 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST) to receive your tracking number.

 

Returns

 

Do you offer a money back guarantee?

We offer a 21-day money-back guarantee unless otherwise noted. Products must be returned in a resalable condition as determined by Bridges. Returns are subject to a 20 percent restocking fee after 21-days. Many of our manufacturers offer additional limited warranties of longer durations on their products. Returns will no longer be accepted after a period of 90 days. Please call us at 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST) or send an e-mail to info@bridges-canada.com for more information about manufacturer's warranties or returning your product.

Please note, customers cannot return software for a refund.  However, we do offer a store credit for the full amount if returned within 21 days. After 21 days a restocking fee may apply.

How do I return a product?

To return a product you need to get a Return Authorization (R.A.) number from us. Please call us at 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST), e-mail us at info@bridges-canada.com or fax us at 905-542-7242 to get an R.A. number and further instructions. Please note, Bridges will not accept returns without an R.A. number. The customer is responsible for shipping costs of returned products.