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Let's Talk About Sex?

As in my previous post, I am focussing this post on the Health curriculum in the junior grades, as this is relevant to both of my practicum placements this year. 608 more words

Physical Education

A forum to design and experience learning

Last year, as we reflected on our teaching and learning practices, we identified that it was important for our community to articulate the dialogue teachers and students had about the way they learn best. 590 more words

IB MYP

Celebrate: Books!

I believe there is always something to celebrate. Today I join with Ruth Ayers and her commuity of writers who celebrate each weekend to celebrate the arrival of new books at our school. 361 more words

Passion For Teaching

Student programs are a priority, not an option

TED Talks are supposed to make you feel a lot and after I saw Kate Simonds’ I’m 17, what I felt was a surge of belongingness. 771 more words

Mozilla

View from the Principal's Office

Being a Principal is

amazing

challenging

different than anyone can imagine. As different as being a teacher REALLY is than what everyone thinks it is. Teaching is a profession many think they could do. 1,017 more words

SOL2016

Anatomy of a teaching point

I received this text from a colleague this morning:

What is the “how” in this teaching point? She queried.

I read the part right under “Name your teaching point.” 334 more words

Teaching

Bubblegum Only Holds For So Long

The Arizona Republic reported this morning that two Glendale Elementary School District (GESD) schools would be closed for up to five weeks for structural deficiencies uncovered during a weatherization project. 991 more words

Education