Monthly Archives: November 2018

Day 54 (of 187) Finland does what!?!?

Day 54 (of 187) Finland does what!?!? Stumbled onto an article pondering if some Finnish things can “aid” the US school system…. https://hechingerreport.org/opinion-can-this-12-step-program-from-finland-aid-u-s-education/amp/?__twitter_impression=true “Aid” sounds a lot better than “fix” because for a lot of the US, things ain’t broken … Continue reading

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Day 53 (of 187) Personalized Learning – a fad? or what education has always tried to be….

Day 53 (of 187) Personalized Learning – a fad? or what education has always tried to be…. Recently came across an article from National Public Radio about the good and bad of Personalized Learning: https://www.npr.org/2018/11/16/657895964/the-future-of-learning-well-it-s-personal My usual worry is that … Continue reading

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Day 52 (of 187) my prethink of our #bcedchat on the Global Read Aloud Sunday Nov 18 at 7pm with some stealing from @pernilleripp since she started it! #GRA18

Day 52 (of 187) my prethink of our #bcedchat on the Global Read Aloud Sunday at 7pm with some stealing from @pernilleripp since she started it! #GRA18   I love the Global Read Aloud. The work of Pernille Ripp http://www.pernillesripp.comContinue reading

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Day 51 (of 187) toner terror – a 15 second short inspired by @theweirdteacher

Day 51 (of 187) toner terror – a 15 second short inspired by @theweirdteacher Not to long ago, Doug poster an intriguing share: short silent films that depict ___. And of course I can’t find the link to where he … Continue reading

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Day 50 (of 187) The 50 Day Checkin… stolen from @pernilleripp

Day 50 (of 187) The 50 Day Checkin… stolen from @pernilleripp    I promote the idea of descriptive feedback. So I guess I gotta model it as well….   At the end of todays staff meeting I shared the following … Continue reading

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Day 49 (of 187) on the passing of Stan Lee: what comics mean to me

Day 49 (of 187) on the passing of Stan Lee: what comics mean to me     I love comics. Once upon a time I was even interviewed in my local paper about my love for (and collection of) comics. … Continue reading

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Day 48 (of 187) on remembrance day….

Day 48 (of 187) on remembrance day….   The BC School Act says regarding assemblies: at least three per year and one on the day of school preceding Remembrance Day. As 2018s Remembrance Day is on Sunday, we are holding … Continue reading

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