Making change doesn’t have to be daunting if we look at small changes over time. … Read More Small Changes – getting big results – #saskedchat Aug.27
Our chat this week was focused on Classroom Design. Participants shared their ideas and insights about creating a learning environment which includes students’ input and adapts to students’ needs. Participants shared great resources and their experiences of making changes to the classroom that included getting rid of the teacher’s desk, adding standing desks, couches and… Read More Classroom Design – #saskedchat August 13th, 2015
Tonight #saskedchat had the awesome pleasure to have Carol Varsalona @cvarsalona, guest moderate the chat and lead us on a discussion of Discovery and Wonder! Throughout the chat, Carol provided us with great questions that really pushed us to consider how we, as educators, view wonder in our own lives and bring that wonder to… Read More #saskedchat – August 6th, 2015 Discover and Wonder
Do you love learning? How do we support teachers to cultivate their love of learning without overwhelming them to the point where they withdraw? … Read More Do You Love Learning?
Change is difficult and it requires preparation and support throughout the process. “Get on the train or….” doesn’t really fit. … Read More But I Can’t “Just Do It!”
It was another amazing #saskedchat tonight. Dave Burgess dropped by at the start of the chat to get things going. @MrALongstaff and @brettReis then took over and guided the #saskedchat ship through a great chat focused on Teach Like a Pirate. The participants had some great ideas and suggestions for building relationships with students in… Read More #saskedchat July 30, 2015 – #tlap
How can one person make a difference? What can educators do to make a difference? … Read More What Can One Do?
Connecting students with the world is important but it can be somewhat daunting. The one thing we can’t do is continue to be quiet and avoid talking about these events. … Read More How do you connect to the world?
Let’s talk about learning and change the story being told about schools. … Read More Let’s Talk about the Learning … not the grading
Ever feel totally empowered? Like you could do anything? I know that when I feel this way, I sure can get a lot done, more than I thought was possible when I began. When I’m not empowered? I’m disengaged from the task or problem that I’m working on. Now this happens for a number of… Read More 5 Ways to Empower Educators