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Day 49 (of 188) tech pro-d on eportfolios & @freshgrade #bcedbloggers

Day 49 (of 188) tech pro-d on eportfolios & @freshgrade #bcedbloggers Today we learned we are in the midst of our learning about the potential of eportfolios. We were joined by some teachers from ‘out of district’ both live ANd … Continue reading

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Day 32 (of 186) #InnovateED17 thoughts 

Day 32 (of 186) #InnovateED17 thoughts  What started as a small Kendal of an idea of having an alternate pro-d option than the superconference in Vancouver has been well received. As an organizing group we hoped to have up to … Continue reading

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Day 3 (of 186) “back” to the future

Day 3 (of 186) “back” to the future   Today I got my first look at a full day classroom and they got to look at me. After a few days doing some ‘behind the scenes work’, I think I … Continue reading

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Spring Break Update 1: communicating student learning

One of my little “Spring Break Projects” has me looking at reporting student achievement. Timing has been perfect as proved by a conversation I had with one of my staff after we finished a day (right before Spring Break) talking … Continue reading

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Day 108 (of 185) reflecting on @sirkenrobinson Creativity Challenge

Day 108 (of 185) reflecting on @sirkenrobinson Creativity Challenge   My oldest daughter is in grade 11 and I just read via a tweet that eleven years ago, Sir Ken Robinson challenged education to think about creativity in ‘the’ Ted … Continue reading

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Day 80 (of 185) techlogy-bliss?

Day 80 (of 185) techlogy-bliss? A weird day….At a district meeting and the subject of technology came up….and I’ll confess that this often leads to me sighing and maybe an eye roll or two….. And sure enough, it was “excitedly” … Continue reading

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Day 33 (of 185) thoughts from @cuebc #cuebc pro-d event

Day 33 (of 185) thoughts from @cuebc #cuebc pro-d event I’ll admit I always get nervous when someone comes up and says “I’m looking forward to your session”….but there is always such a positive energy at events like the annual … Continue reading

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Day 7 (of 185) Watershed Moments of Learning via @shareski @gcouros @chrkennedy @erringreg among others

Day 7 (of 185) Watershed Moments of Learning via @shareski & @gcouros @chrkennedy @erringreg among others     Over the past week I’ve been doing some thinking about “watershed moments of learning” – a curiosity shared out by Dean Shareski … Continue reading

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Day 4 (of 185) getting into rhythm 

Day 4 (of 185) getting into rhythm  The nice part of ending first weeks at school is that the rhythmic patterning of school starts to allow everyone to feel more comfortable.  Bells have been made to work (though some of … Continue reading

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SOL 4 (2016) Connections & Serendipity…..and thanks to #bcpvpa ShortCourse     Serendipity. I believe in serendipitous moments.     It’s how I connected to @freshgrade for eportfolios – when I received calls from four colleagues within a couple of … Continue reading

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