The Education of an Elementary Principal
Teaching, learning and technology....... Putting the pieces together.
Thursday, 20 November 2014
The Best Part
How many times have you heard this? It is not the answer that is important but how you got there. Over the past week I have been in...
Wednesday, 19 November 2014
Who is Learning More: That is the Question
After going into a few different classrooms and doing a 'Number Talk' with the students a few things are becoming quite clear. ...
Monday, 17 November 2014
Going to Talk Numbers
ATTACKING NUMBER TALK WITH GRADE 2! One of the areas of focus that our school is looking at this year is student thinking in the area of ...
Monday, 23 September 2013
WHEN SOMETHING ISN'T WORKING: Change it!
Often we try to accomplish something and for whatever reason we just can't get to our outcome no matter how hard we try. As educators th...
Sunday, 1 September 2013
"Unplugged" for the Summer
At our last staff meeting at the end of June everyone chose a trinket out of a box I had collected. Tape, toy cars, paper lips, whiteout...
Wednesday, 29 May 2013
Prep Course for Kindergarten Parents
Well kind of ......... We just had our Welcome to Kindergarten Night here at our school. This night was for parents to come and find out a...
Thursday, 16 May 2013
The "Big Shift" in Education
I was having lunch the other day when I stumbled upon an #edchat about what the thoughts were on the "Big Shift" in education toda...
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