Latest Past Events

New to Teaching Workshop

Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute (MBCI) 173 Talbot Ave., Winnipeg

The New-to-Teaching Workshop is an in-service for new teachers starting their careers in the MFIS member schools. Information about teaching in Independent Schools will be the context of the session. Participants will dialogue on topics relevant to being a new or first-year teacher. Topics planned for this year are: Teacher as Designer, Using Professional Protocols and Reflective Practice, Effective Communication, Challenges of being a new Teacher. Location: Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute (MBCI) - 173 Talbot Ave. Parking - Use the 2 parking lots behind the school (spots without stall numbers) Registration Cost - $30.00 (includes lunch) Registration deadline is: Monday, [...]


Special Needs Level 2/3 Funding Workshop

1181 Portage Ave 1181 Portage Ave, Winnipeg

This session offered by the Inclusion Support Branch, Manitoba Education and Early Childhood Learning, will provide an overview of applying for level 2 or 3 funding to support students with additional learning needs. The session will include a review of the funding criteria, timelines in the process (including the forms and templates required) and the Student Services Review and Reporting process. The session will include a review of the funding application itself and the information required in each section. Intended Audience: Principals, Case Managers, Resource Teachers, Guidance Counsellors, Clinicians, Classroom Teachers, Funded Independent School Representatives. Information about Level 2 and [...]

MFIS Annual Dinner

Victoria Inn and Conference Centre 1808 Wellington Ave, Winnipeg

MFIS ANNUAL DINNER We are thrilled to be back to celebrate independent education with our annual dinner after two years of hiatus due to the pandemic! The details: For our member school communities Greetings from the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Learning Recognition of Member Schools Celebrating Milestone Anniversaries J. Stangl Library Award Recipient Select MFIS Member Schools Students’ Performance MFIS Member Schools Students Art Exhibit Thursday, February 23, 2023 Time - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Location: Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre- 1808 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg Cost: $80.00 per person Please consider reserving a table for your school [...]