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Teaching Hamilton

Teaching Hamilton

I’m late to the Hamilton party. However, I’ve decided to include Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical in my honors composition class for the fall semester. 2,531 more words

Course Planning

Living in a Competitive, Globally-Connected, and Technologically Intensive World

This past week, the Ontario Ministry of Education released the 21C Competencies Foundation Document, Phase 1.

What do you think?  Join the conversation.

Access the document… 12 more words

Leading Learning

21C 2016

The line up for this year’s 21C is out.  It’s a bit difficult for a genre based blog like this to know what to say about a genre busting event like 21C so I will point out the things that look even remotely relevant.   63 more words

Toronto Opera News And Views

Self-help videos for Wellness Week

In December, Nipmuc students and faculty participated in a Wellness Week, sponsored by our Counseling Center. The week was very well-received and really enjoyed the opportunity to spend 30 minutes practicing yoga, de-stressing with glitter and getting a 10 minute chair massage. 282 more words

#nipmucdigcit: debate, edchat and a guest speaker

Last week was an exciting one for our 21st Century Skills class! We spent time participating in a debate, joining in an #edchat on Twitter and listening to a parent guest speaker. 345 more words

The rules of social media

Currently, in 21st Century Skills we are discussing social media and the role it plays in our lives. Before the break, students worked in partners to create informational posters for some of the social media platforms they use the most: Instagram, group texts, Snapchat, Youtube and Brighten. 56 more words

The Animal Collage Project

Update on The Animal Collage Project.  I wasn’t happy with how the body was going together, so took a break over Thanksgiving to think about it.  143 more words