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Standard 5: Establish a culturally inclusive learning climate that facilitates academic engagement and success for all

My Initial Understanding/Self Reflection:

As a culturally responsive teacher, I recognize the celebration of a variety of student holidays as a way to educate my students about different experiences. 1,025 more words

Engaging The School Community

Goal-Setting, Reflection, and Metacognition in FSL - Part 1 of Ontario FSL Curriculum Transition Series

For the first official post in my blog series about transitioning to Ontario’s new FSL curriculum in my classroom, I begin with some context. I have been teaching in a secondary French Immersion program for almost three years. 778 more words

Blog Series - Transitioning to Ontario's new FSL Curriculum

Last month, I presented at my school’s School Council Meeting, and it was a new and interesting experience for me. Our principal has initiated the practice of inviting a different teacher each month to present to parents what they have been learning and working on. 274 more words

One Word for 2015 - Creativity #oneword

So I’m definitely a little late to the game (if I can call it that without trivializing the conversation), but tonight I feel inspired to craft my #oneword blog post. 324 more words

Collaborative Inquiry - Reflections on my Sixth Session of Leadership 1

For once, I’m actually completing a timely reflection blog post, as sessions 6 just occurred this afternoon/evening! Tonight’s session was radically different for me from Session 5 on Leading Change. 376 more words

Access for Every Child at GSIS

Every year GSIS takes steps forward, improving student learning.  This year every single GSIS student in grades Pre-K to 12 has at least one dedicated device to support their learning.   448 more words

Technology Integration

Information Literacy: Big6 in Elementary

By Patricia Lamb, Elementary Librarian

Last school year elementary students were required to use the Big6 research process for their IB Primary Years Program (PYP) Exhibition Unit… 241 more words

Technology Integration