Monthly Archives: May 2016

Day 166 (of 183) Welcome To Kindergarten (with a reference to @CntShpgCanada)

Day 166 (of 183) Welcome To Kindergarten (with a reference to @CntShpgCanada) This afternoon we had our “welcome to kindergarten” event – an opportunity for teaching staff and parents and next years kindergarten students to get to know each other. … Continue reading

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Day 165 (of 183) they brought that for lunch. Really??

Day 165 (of 183) they brought that for lunch. Really??     Kid was excited to share what they had for lunch today: 2 wagon wheels 2 Rice Krispy  squares A jello A cup of peach slices And a big … Continue reading

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Day 164 (of 183) learning sessions at #83learns

Day 164 (of 183) learning sessions at #83learns During our final PVP meeting session today, we had some sharings of learnings by some of our colleagues. We were asked to consider “one thing you could apply to your own practice … Continue reading

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Day 163 (of 183) remembering rule #1

Day 163 (of 183) remembering rule #1 It’s not always easy.  When a four day weekend extends to day 8…..and we are trying to get a kid back to the classroom.  I had to slow myself down and remember rule … Continue reading

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Day 162 (of 183) the end (or minimization) of provincial exams (w a tip of the hat to @rodroad219 )

Day 162 (of 183) the end (or minimization) of provincial exams   On the same day that my son got (officially) accepted into a project based program called inspirED http://www.sass.sd83.bc.ca/InspirEd we also learned that the provincial landscape also changed!   More … Continue reading

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Day 161 (of 183) in 5 years…

Day 161 (of 183) in 5 years… May 24…. “5 years” – remembering my dad when asked “where do I see myself in five years”.     I admittedly have a unique perspective of “where I want to be & … Continue reading

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Day 160 (of 183) @LeytonSchnell @tweetsomemoore and inquiry oh my! in #83learns

Day 160 (of 183) @LeytonSchnell @tweetsomemoore and inquiry oh my! in #83learns     A day of professional development within #83learns Here are some thoughts and sharing from our day:   @LeytonSchnell – our regional inquiry expert kicked off the … Continue reading

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