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MyLearningEdu 1.5 (week 1) – Learning Together

How might we learn, reflect, and share?  What if we take a moment of learning and share it with others? Read Becoming a Reflective Teacher. Watch Obvious to You, Amazing to Others from Derek Sivers. Select a blog platform, get setup, and write … Continue reading

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Enhancing Growth Mindset in Math – Learning together

How might we, as a community of learners, grow in our knowledge and understanding to enhance the growth mindset of each of our young learners?  What if we enroll and take Jo Boaler’s How to Learn Math: For Students and share … Continue reading

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Job-embedded PD: Twitter for Learning

To pursue bright spots is to ask the question “What’s working, and how can we do more of it?” Sounds simple, doesn’t it? Yet, in the real world, this obvious question is almost never asked. (p. 45, Heath and Heath) … Continue reading

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Job-embedded PD: MyLearningEdu 1.5

If we want to support students in learning, and we believe that learning is a product of thinking, then we need to be clear about what we are trying to support. (Ritchhart, Church, and Morrison, 5 pag.) Interested in e-portfolios? If we want our young … Continue reading

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Brainwriting…collaborative brainstorming enhanced by Google Docs

Do the same members of the learning team contribute at every meeting, brainstorming session, and discussion?  Do we ever hear from everyone?  How do we offer others the opportunity to have their voices and ideas heard? In Synergy and our … Continue reading

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The Most Important 21st Century Skill #MCHunter

Who are you? Why are you here? What do you hope to leave with? I wonder how my learners would answer these questions on the first day of school.  How would I process this information and engage with my learners … Continue reading

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Reflecting from aFAAR

In the Junior High, tis the season of conducting Student Course Feedback and, for some, it seems, completing Peer Visits – two of the five components of our Faculty Assessment and Annual Review (FAAR) process. Additionally, a third component of … Continue reading

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