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DBE And Peisa To Host A Symposium On Physical Education In Schools 01-02 April 2015,Cape Town

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) in partnership with the Physical Education Institute of South Africa (PEISA) will host the 2015 Physical Education Symposium from… 107 more words


Added value in helping kids learn how to code

As I consider general K-12 curricula across schools and districts, I have been advocating for the inclusion of a class in financial literacy for all students. 893 more words

My Path To Vibrant Learning

Lesson Trailer for April 5

Most Sundays, our Elementary kids watch a short “movie trailer” featuring the next week’s story. This Easter Sunday, April 5, kids will hear how Jesus defeated sin and death through the Cross and Resurrection (Matthew 26:14-28:10; Mark 14:12-16:8; Luke 22:1-24:12; John 13:1-20:18)

Sunday Curriculum


From the moment homeschool curriculum catalogs started coming in I was drawn to Sonlight. At the time it was financially impossible for us to purchase it. 107 more words


PBS Matrix for 2015

Holy Family’s PBS (Positive Behavior Supports) Matrix provides clear and consistent behavioural expectations that are to be used throughout the school. These behaviour expectations are being taught, practiced and modelled on a daily basis based on our Three B’s: Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Safe. 15 more words


Implications and applications of a knowledge based practice

As I have been reading the earlier posts from the blog about a knowledge based practice I have been thinking more about the implications and applications in the classroom. 329 more words


Keeping it unreal

A student completing nightly worksheets assumes there is a greater purpose. Not so an old teacher like me.

My 8th-grade son delivered his usual stack of homework this week. 510 more words