It is hard to believe that December is coming up in just three days! Looking back upon the last few months there have been a number of memorable learning experiences – both for myself as a facilitator/coordinator, as well as a … Continue reading Checking In On #MyNewYearCommitments
My colleague, @MsLoneyMath, made the comparison that, for many, today is the real New Year’s Eve… the night before the start of the school year. This idea is echoed throughout much of social media with numerous posts, tweets, and photos connected … Continue reading #MyNewYearCommitments
As I begin my third year in a system role it can be easy to reflect on how different the week before the school year looks when outside of a classroom. Instead of setting up a classroom, organizing repertoire and … Continue reading The More Things Change…
As classes end in our secondary schools, and teachers and students transition into the exam period, I am often asked about what I do to ‘fill my free time’. It is hard to explain the busyness that comes with the end … Continue reading This is why we do it.
A few weeks ago I was challenged by @SabrinaTyrer to start a blog and share my thoughts on how we can #MakeSchoolDifferent. It has taken a little time to get there, but I am glad to have to chance to respond with … Continue reading Stop Pretending… 5 Things to #MakeSchoolDifferent
After some ‘gentle’ prodding and nudging from @erinmutch, @kraekerc, and @sabrinatyrer, I’ve bitten the bullet and entered the MathTwitterBlogOSphere (MTBoS). All joking aside, I made a committment to myself years ago as I completed my MEd and transitioned from the classroom … Continue reading Better late than never!