KSA #01 Contextual Variables · KSA #02 Alberta Structure · KSA #06 Planning · KSA #11 Assessment

Accountability and Assessment in Mathematics

A post from 20 November 2018 In our last unit my team planned a huge cross curricular project with our Humanities partners. Towards the end of the project, my one Math/Science colleague said to me, for the end of the unit I have a 50 question multiple choice test we can give. I asked him,… Continue reading Accountability and Assessment in Mathematics

ED4764:The Internet and Education · KSA #01 Contextual Variables · KSA #02 Alberta Structure · KSA #04 Subject Knowledge · KSA #05 Differentiation · KSA #06 Planning · KSA #07 Student Needs · KSA #09 Instructional Strategies · KSA #10 Technology · KSA #15 Professional Learning · KSA #16 Vision of Teaching

The Art of Communication

How we communicate with anyone is extremely important. The way we communicate with students, parents, administrators and colleagues directly impacts the learning that occurs in our classroom. This module on communication demonstrated various ways to use the Internet to interact with students, parents and administrators. I think back to my PSII experience in a large… Continue reading The Art of Communication

KSA #02 Alberta Structure · KSA #05 Differentiation · KSA #06 Planning · KSA #07 Student Needs · KSA #11 Assessment

Provincial Acheivement Tests to Become a Thing of the Past

As I am sure many Albertan’s are already aware that, yesterday, the government announced that they will be getting rid of the Provincial Achievement Tests (PAT’s) to make way for Student Learning Assessments. To many teachers, this is extremely exciting. From my course work and discussions with teachers in practicum it’s appeared that PAT’s have… Continue reading Provincial Acheivement Tests to Become a Thing of the Past