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Target Setting and Measuring Progress

In this video (recorded using Google Hangouts), Lawrence Hill @LHillmusic and Hannah Tyreman @hannahtyreman talked through a variety of approaches to target setting and measuring progress in the classroom. 14 more words


The Edge and Tutorials- Ben Sims

In a live hangout (using Google Hangouts) Ben Sims, Group Student Support Team Leader with Activate Learning, shares what The Edge is all about, how tutors can  make the most of it and access all of the resources available.


Ceding Control: Risk & Reward

It’s tough to assess students early and often in a night class. If you teach new material before the test, no one is focused on it. 731 more words


Molding A Self View

People need a purpose. Expectations about the future are where motivation begins.  Failing expectation, people become impatient and hold unreasonable beliefs, or worse give up. … 559 more words

Don Shaughnessy

Foraging: Looking Backwards While Moving Forwards - Treaty Education

Over the past few days I have been reflecting on what an experience Treaty Education was for me.  Treaty Education was a two day workshop that consisted the unpacking of Treaty history, and how to integrate the knowledge into our future classrooms.   501 more words


The #1 Lie I Like To Tell Myself

As a professional procrastinator, I like to put everything off until the last minute. My experience with myself is that, if I begin working, I don’t know when to stop. 462 more words

Daily Writing

Gay Activist or Worst Gay?

Yes. I am gay. I’m also a sister, daughter, aunt, mom of four legged kids and an almost wife. I’m also of Cuban/Italian heritage. I’m a business owner and tax payer. 266 more words