I noticed the last publication of Educational Leadership was all about teacher driven professional development. I have not had time to really dig into the ideas yet, but it seems to make good sense. In our classrooms we are offering students choice as means of engagement, so why would we not do the same for… Continue reading Staying Connected by Being Connected
Our school staff has reason to be grateful when it comes to available technology in our school and to our access to bandwidth. Our school division does put both as a priority for student learning. Even though we have many devices and we have the bandwidth to provide us access, a lot of what we… Continue reading No More Excuses
A few years ago when I started my position as vice-principal, all of our middle-years students became my sole responsibility once a cycle for 45 minutes. Since then, I have recruited our French teacher to help me with our leadership teams, but let me tell you, it is still the most overwhelming 45 minutes in most of my weeks. There are… Continue reading Student leadership…well worth the struggle.