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About technolandy

Principaling on the Pacific in Powell River BC Pushing 'technologization' in education: blending technology and curriculum seamlessly. Advocate for better understanding of Anxiety in Education (and use of self-regulation) Utilizing ePortfolios & Descriptive Feedback to personalize learning!

Day 180 (of 187) regarding Father’s Day

Day 180 (of 187) regarding Father’s Day Between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day I did “bad parent jokes” – titled to help indicate that there are many non-moms and non-dads who take on the role of those parental figures. And … Continue reading

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Day 179 (of 187) the secret structure within chaos

Day 179 (of 187) the secret structure within chaos There were times when I used to say “it’s time to embrace chaos”. Often this would be during”unstructured” times such as passion projects (aka geniushour) days of play, athletic days and … Continue reading

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Day 178 (of 187) it’s hard to put into words how much I love Math Recess by @mathgarden & @cbrownLmath

Day 178 (of 187) it’s hard to put into words how much I love Math Recess by @mathgarden & @cbrownLmath Really. It is literally hard to find the words to use to explain how much I have enjoyed this book…mindfully … Continue reading

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Day 176 (of 187) year end awards

Day 176 (of 187) year end awards I like year end assemblies where we can celebrate what we’ve done. My “year in review” video is longer than our Month In Review collections (12-14 mins) but no one seems to mind … Continue reading

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Day 175 (of 187) do graphic novels comics still need defending?

Day 175 (of 187) do graphic novels comics still need defending? Recently came across a vent about a tweet that repeat d a teachers request that over summer vacation that reading be guided because otherwise kids will just waste their … Continue reading

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Day 174 (of 187) What is Mr Landy reading mathing? Inspired by @mathgarden and @cbrownLmath

Day 174 (of 187) What is Mr Landy reading mathing? Inspired by @mathgarden and @cbrownLmath I have a section of a bulletin board with “What is Mr Landy reading?” with a list of books I have read during the year … Continue reading

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Day 173 (of 187) a quick prethink of #bcedchat topic for June 9 (7pm pst) on “Next Years Math Class” led by @ChristineYH & @deannabrajcich with thanks for my thinking sparked by @joboaler @mathgarden @cbrownLmath and Paul Lockhart

Day 173 (of 187) a quick prethink of #bcedchat topic for June 9 (7pm pst) on “Next Years Math Class” with thanks for thinking sparked by @joboaler @mathgarden @cbrownLmath and Paul Lockhart I’ll admit that as a librarian, my love … Continue reading

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