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CISAA Speaker Series 2021

CIS Ontario and the CISAA are pleased to present a FREE 8-part speaker series to take place during April and May of 2021.

The Spring 2021 Speaker Series will offer ALL CIS Ontario Athletic Directors and Coaches the chance to participate in unique, after school and evening presentations, by eight individuals with varying backgrounds in sport. The intent is to provide an opportunity for coaches and athletic directors to look ahead to the return of inter-school sport and be energized and equipped with new ideas or new ways of looking at existing issues in the sports environment. 


April 20 - 5:00 p.m. 
Holistic High Performance
Presented by Steve Anderson, Team Australia and Team Canada Olympic Beach Volleyball Coach

Sponsor: Moore Sports Tours

Moore Sports Tours


April 22 - 5:00 p.m. 
Mindfulness and Coaching
Presented by Tara Costello-Ledwell, M.A., C.S.P.A. Mental Performance Consultant

Sponsor: Centaur Products

Centaur Products Inc.


April 27 - 4:30 p.m. 
Practice Planning Pro
Presented by Carly Clarke, Ryerson University Women's Basketball Head Coach

Sponsor: GameOnStream

Game On Stream


May 3 - 4:30 p.m. Physical Literacy & Long-term Development: A Framework for Student Athlete Success
Presented by Paul Jurbala, Owner, Communityactive Consulting and Sport for Life Society Consultant

Sponsor: Gym-Con Sports Flooring

Gym-Con Sports Flooring


May 10 - 6:00 p.m. Coach Kissi's Playbook - Leadership in Sport
Presented by Charles Kissi, Co Founder Equity Connections Inc. and Head Coach/General Manager Guelph Nighthawks (CEBL)

Sponsor: Forum Athletics Products

Forum Athletics Products


May 17 - 6:30 p.m. Creating a High-Performance Team Culture & Athletics Program
Presented by Chris Cheng, Head Coach of the University of Windsor Men's Basketball Team

Sponsor: Centaur Products

Centaur Products Inc.


May 25 - 4:30 p.m. Changing the Game
Presented by Tamara Tatham, 2-time Olympian and UofT Women’s Basketball Head Coach

Sponsor: The Scoreboard Man

The Scoreboard Man


May 27 - 7:00 p.m. Return to Sport: Invest in Yourself
Presented by David Nurse, NBA Life Development Coach and author of Pivot and Go

Sponsor: Centaur Products

Centaur Products Inc.



Review the full 2021 Spring CISAA Speaker Series package here.


Register in advance for as many sessions as you feel will fit into your schedule. 


We are able to offer this PD at no charge to CIS Ontario member school employees this year due to the cancellation of CISAA games, playoffs and championships and through the generosity of our sponsors.


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