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My kindergarten teacher Mrs. Guyten

Someone asked me a few weeks ago about my goals. “One of my goals is to be one of the best kindergarten teachers in the bay area” I said. 199 more words

Bay Area Kindergarten Teachers

Great leaders are products of great teachers,
they were yesterday’s humble students who did well as followers,
they understood the necessity of a tutelage,
they appreciated the fact that an access to a sound education is a rare privilege, 76 more words


What Great Teachers Do Differently: 17 Things That Matter Most

Over the summer the TSLP Leaders read What Great Teachers Do Differently by Todd Whitaker.  Leaders from two districts were paired together to read and reflect on chapters utilizing Evernote.  169 more words


Quote by Bill Gates on the importance of teachers

A quote by Bill Gates on the importance of teachers is the topic of this blog post.

“Research shows that there is only half as much variation in student achievement between schools as there is among classrooms in the same school. 249 more words

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Great Teachers and TEFL

To occupy myself over these summer months – since I wasn’t able to find a job in Ireland and due to family reasons, I didn’t want to travel abroad for the summer – I have been doing a TEFL course with i-to-i.   371 more words


Learn to Learn

This week at Rothesay Netherwood in New Brunswick, I was honoured to speak at the Learn2Learn Conference. When I was prepping for the address, I realized that some of my happiest moments in my career came during my ten years in the classroom. 556 more words