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Don't weed your children's learning!

I find the need to be outside quite hard to accommodate this time of the year. I have to sometimes push myself out in dreary or battering weather to get some daily doses of the tonic everyone needs for indoor spirits. 550 more words

Why do we assess students and teachers?

In order to understand why we assess students and teachers we must reflect on its purpose.  Depending on what theoretical framework a person situates the education system in he/she may have varying perspectives on the purpose of assessment.   600 more words

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What Are the Organizational Challenges Associated with Inquiry-Based Learning?

Is inquiry-based learning simply the latest buzz-word or is it a lasting educational reform?  The Ontario Ministry of Education (2013) published an article in their Capacity Building Series entitled Inquiry Based Learning.   915 more words

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How has the organization of classrooms begun to change?

When one imagines a traditional classroom, the image that often comes to mind involves rows of students facing towards the teacher at the front of the room either at her desk or the blackboard.   722 more words

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अ-महाभारत

‘अरे यार! क्या बात कर रहे हो? महाभारत असली है! Mythology नहीं History है भाई!’

अगर आप हिन्दुस्तान में रहते हैं तो इतना तो पक्का है कि आपने यह वाक्य, इससे मिलता जुलता कोई वाक्य या फिर इसी वाक्य का नम्र रूप आपने चलती ट्रेनों में, पान या चाय के ठेलों पे या नाई की दुकानों पे या किसी और ज्ञान बंटने वाली जगह पे ज़रूर सुना होगा | EQ के तराजू में ऊपर आने वाले भक्त इसे भावनाओं के आवेश में कहते हैं तो IQ की पूजा करने वाले इसे थोड़ी शक़ के नज़र के साथ बुदबुदा ज़रूर देते हैं | अगर आप भी इन बातों पे विशवास रखते हैं तो मुझे आपके दिल दुखाने के खेद के साथ यह कहना पड़ रहा है कि महाभारत का युद्ध, इतिहास नहीं एक कहानी या किंवदंती है | अगर आपका दिल अभी भी निराशा के बादलों में नहीं डूबा तो आपसे निवेदन है कि असल वाकया जानने के लिए, नीचे के अनुच्छेद की ओर प्रस्थान करें | 48 more words

Thoughts: Aspiring Teachers

Today’s daily prompt: Vigor

My coworker and I had a very interesting conversation about teachers and the education system here in BC, Canada. My coworker is one of the many aspiring teachers that I know of, and if a category exists for “aspiring teachers”, I would consider them as a segment with the most amount of vigor. 307 more words

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