Monthly Archives: October 2015

Day 30 (of 183) the best part of a pro-d road trip 

Day 30 (of 183) the best part of a pro-d road trip  Did I say part? I meant partS.  A busy week -waterwalk w two visiting schools was fabulous but set up a busy time trying to ‘catch up’ with … Continue reading

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Day 29 (of 183) a thought on video games

Day 29 (of 183) a thought on video games As Christmas (and birthdays) approach and I’m starting to see my kids eye up some new games (esp the new Zelda, MarioMaker, Skylanders and few others) I was doing some thinking … Continue reading

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Day 28 (of 183) First world problems with thanks to @spencer2thewest

Day 28 (of 183) First world problems with thanks to @spencer2thewest An attempted insult was once hurled at me: “you just want a world with a Starbucks on every corner” – they were attempting to critique commercialism…but I concurred. “I … Continue reading

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Day 27 (of 183) reflection on #shakeoutbc & “being prepared”

Day 27 (of 183) reflection on #shakeoutbc & “being prepared” Yearly in BC we undertake earthquake drills. Even though I’ve spent most of my time living in ‘unlikely’ quake areas, I have spent a couple seconds (that felt like minutes) … Continue reading

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Day 26 (of 184) ready…aim…learn I said learn…now!! via @msmcdteaches & @laurapaiement

Day 26 (of 184) ready…aim…learn   I said learn…now!! via @msmcdteaches & @laurapaiement Today, one of my staff (@msmcdteaches) was at a self regulation session provided by one of our #83learns & Interior Health liaisons, @laurapaiement (and honestly, if you … Continue reading

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Day 25 (of 183) due dates or do dates via #sblchat & @garnet_hillman @drjolly @RoweRikW @megancmomo @kenoc7

Day 25 (of 183) due dates or do dates via #sblchat & @garnet_hillman @drjolly @RoweRikW  @megancmomo @kenoc7 I love wednesdays #sblchat – a great recharger midweek, with this weeks theme being around Behavioural Grading (aka don’t.) The bigger storify is here Storify … Continue reading

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Day 24 (of 183) patience – or how I learned to hate long weekends

Day 24 (of 183) patience – or how I learned to hate long weekends​ So…..here I stand outside a bathroom entrance waiting for a student to change his brain. He is in what we call ‘the red zone’ which means … Continue reading

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