The Tuesday 12: 12 New Year’s Resolutions for Teachers!

Happy New Year!  This is our second day of school in 2013 and my students are refreshed, ready to work, and have new goals for the year (at least I hope)!  My students are making resolutions for 2013, so that … Continue reading →

21st Century Learning: A Time of Change for Teachers and Students

“In times of change, learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists” (Eric Hoffer) Today, all the teachers in our board participated in professional development centred around 21st … Continue reading →

How to help students set and reach their goals! Read all about it on!

At the beginning of each school year, I give each one of my students a yellow star and they write their names on the front. On the back, I ask them to write out three goals that they hope to … Continue reading →

Words to Live By Wednesdays: Michael Jordan

In this week’s edition of “Words to Live by Wednesdays,” we will continue along yesterday’s theme of sports quotes. I really love to share this quote from Michael Jordan with my students because they usually see Michael Jordan as a … Continue reading →