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Day 110 (of 189) hundreds day

Day 110 (of 189) hundreds day Love “hundreds day” celebrations. I don’t remember ever celebrating the roundest number of days of learning as a kid -and of course as an educator we hit “100” sooner than students because of other … Continue reading

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Day 110 (of 187) we don’t talk about “that” – inspired by the @ScottMillerBbl article on @mariners speedster @FlashGJr

Day 110 (of 187) we don’t talk about “that” – inspired by the @ScottMillerBbl article on @mariners speedster @FlashGJr   First the article: https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2820756   Secondly: I have been a Mariners fan for as long as I can recall – … Continue reading

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Day 110 (of 186) the unexpected “gaps”

Day 110 (of 186) the unexpected “gaps”   Recently came across an article worried about the ability for kids to hold pencils: http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2018/02/modern-kids-can-barely-hold-a-pencil/ which I teasingly tweeted out “in support” because how many pencils will be in use in the … Continue reading

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Day 110 (of 185) a school district or a district of schools?

Day 110 (of 185) a school district or a district of schools?   There are times when it can feel that the school is the centre of it’s learning community. But it’s nice to know and recognize that each school … Continue reading

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Day 110 (of 183) it’s whats inside that counts (but maybe not what you think)

Day 110 (of 183) it’s whats inside that counts (but maybe not what you think)     Spent time with a friend I haven’t seen in awhile.   We both commented that each other looked good.   but….we both knew … Continue reading

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Day 110 (of 188) a slap of reality with my sons General Anxiety

Day 110 (of 188) a slap of reality with my sons General Anxiety First – my son has had a couple of really good weeks. In-the-classroom-and-doing-work kinda good. Not perfect – there is still very tough times with transitions (especially … Continue reading

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Day 110 (of 184) Anxiety 107 (a blunt approach to anxiety)

Day 110 (of 184) Anxiety 107 (a blunt approach to anxiety) I have been asked a few times to explain how I handle anxious learners – a growing number ‘are appearing’ in our school (or just being better identified – … Continue reading

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Day 113 (of 189) woe be day one one three

Day 113 (of 189) woe be day one one three Well, I hoped that the unified Family Day holiday was going to disrupt this pattern, but we have entered an unexpectedly (though less so because of reminders like this) tough … Continue reading

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Day 91 (of 189) to share or not to share – @keithbaldrey

Day 91 (of 189) to share or not to share – @keithbaldrey A leaked memo from the @bctf leadership made some waves….. https://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/leaked-bctf-memo-details-stages-toward-provincewide-teachers-strike Also led to some interesting questions about whether or not leaked information should be shared….particularly timely when … Continue reading

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Day 69 (of 189) are we really preparing learners for jobs that don’t exist yet – wonder posed by @shareski enhanced by @richajensen

Day 69 (of 189) are we really preparing learners for jobs that don’t exist yet – wonder posed by @shareski enhanced by @richajensen Interesting question by @shareski Based on this article https://www.forbes.com/sites/dereknewton/2018/12/28/the-myth-of-jobs-that-dont-exist-yet/ But on an unrelated tweet, a wonder if … Continue reading

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