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Gun School

Over the past year and a half, I have earned some amazing opportunities to learn and travel and learn some more about shooting and teaching.  Last week was no exception to this as I had the once in a lifetime opportunity to attend 4 day Instructor Development Class taught by my friend and mentor, Kathy Jackson of… 840 more words

Food For Thought

The Greatest Tool for Professional Growth is an End of Year Student Feedback Form

Do you know which activities, lessons or projects were successful this year and which weren’t? Do you know which ones should be improved upon for next school year? 665 more words

Google Forms


It’s amazing that we’re about half-way through our program. It really feels like we just started.
Last week another week of finals came and went. We’ve completed hydrotherapy, AK Superior Limb, and Sports. 210 more words

How to Follow Your Dreams


Everything starts with a simple decision…

In today’s globalized World, W.I.R. and its members develop their abilities to work with others who are equally motivated and passionate about debating essential topics and to respond to global concerns.

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International Relations


When I was new to driving in the States, one of the signs that would make me end up with a panic attack was the ‘Detour’ sign. 835 more words

Professional Growth

Overcoming the obstacles to implementing video feedback for teachers

The use of video is an excellent way to support teacher coaching and improvement. In John Hattie’s meta analysis of factors influencing effective teaching, micro teaching (video recording lessons) was in the top 10 strategies used by teachers that have the biggest impact on student learning. 219 more words

Education Leadership

Plans Change...

Well as does everything in education, plans have changed once again for me next year. I am still teaching French full time to grades 5 and 6 but I no longer have a classroom. 449 more words