KSA #03 Program of Studies · KSA #06 Planning · KSA #08 Relationships · KSA #09 Instructional Strategies · KSA #10 Technology · KSA #16 Vision of Teaching

How will your students grow this year?

Yesterday at our staff meeting we talked about the goals and vision for Foothills Composite High School/Alberta High School of Fine Arts. We will engage learners through: Student voice & choice Ownership of learning Reflecting on their role as a learner Involving them in the assessment process (beginning to end) It is apparent in this… Continue reading How will your students grow this year?

KSA #04 Subject Knowledge · KSA #05 Differentiation · KSA #06 Planning · KSA #07 Student Needs · KSA #09 Instructional Strategies · KSA #10 Technology · KSA #11 Assessment · KSA #16 Vision of Teaching

My PSIII Technology Plan

Hi Folks! Kurtis Hewson, professor at the University of Lethbridge, will be giving a keynote for Livingstone Range School Division Summer Institute on asynchronous learning (August 13 – 15, 2013). I made my very first webcast titled, “My Technology Plan“, for Kurtis to show at this conference to give those attending an idea of what… Continue reading My PSIII Technology Plan

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 #04 Subject Knowledge · KSA #05 Differentiation · KSA #06 Planning · KSA #07 Student Needs · KSA #08 Relationships · KSA #09 Instructional Strategies · KSA #10 Technology · KSA #15 Professional Learning · KSA #16 Vision of Teaching

SWATCA: My First Teacher Convention Experience

I am sitting on my couch, feeling high on energy, happy and exhausted… all at the same time, what an eclectic mix. I had the pleasure of attending SWATCA the past two days. This being my first teacher’s convention ever… I had no idea what to expect! I can say with confidence that I had a… Continue reading SWATCA: My First Teacher Convention Experience