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The Shoebox

I got up this morning with the intention of tidying my cupboard. This is not my favourite task as it is quite depressing when I realise that some of my favourite t-shirts have seen better days.   614 more words


I forgot to sign out! Now what?

A few weeks ago, while I was working at school, something happened to one of my colleagues. For the third time someone had sent an email from her account because she had forgotten to sign out from her classroom computer. 233 more words


2016 Virtual VET Summits: Programs now live!

In 2016 there will be two Virtual VET Summits catering to both RTO Managers and Trainers & Assessors which will be streamed live via our custom built platform and presented by leading industry experts and government representatives. 14 more words


A Visit From Northern New South Wales

We recently hosted the visit of a leadership team from a school in Coffs Harbour. The visitors had travelled to Sydney to learn specifically about technology integration occurring at a couple of schools in Sydney. 248 more words


Too Much PD?

Is there such a thing as too much PD?

This is something that I have been contemplating. The past few years my district has had teachers participate in weekly PD. 469 more words

Random Thoughts

Mangia! Italian 3 students head to the North End!

Earlier this month, Italian 3 students participated in a great field trip to Boston’s North End.  We participated in a tour called “Mangia Mangia!” – a culinary walking tour to various food shops in the North End.  153 more words


Social Studies and the Young Learner Interest Survey

Our good friend Dr. Scott Waring, Program Coordinator and Associate Professor for the Social Science Education Program at the University of Central Florida, is the new editor for the National Council for the Social Studies’ journal focusing on the teaching of social studies in the Pre-K-6 classroom, … 152 more words

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