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Allison Plumsteel added a discussion to the group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
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Final TLLP Meeting

As we wrapped up our final TLLP meeting, we were able to add more ideas into our slide deck that we began to create about Math ideas for improving communication and collaboration. We were also able to discuss beneficial Math specific resources that we might be able to order for our professional development. During this meeting, we were able to have a meaningful conversation based on Michael Fallan's How New Pedagogies Find Deep Learning (NPfDL). We completed our survey and we reflected on our…See More
Nov 7, 2016
Allison Plumsteel commented on Leigh Cassell's group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
"Today gave our group a great opportunity to revisit how effect the Blog could be as a communication tool for learning and making connections. We had a discussion about the difference between learning goals and success criteria. Through discussion,…"
Sep 29, 2016
Allison Plumsteel commented on Leigh Cassell's group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
"Thank you Kristy Illman for joining our group today to help us dive into specific content area around fractions. As teachers, we sometimes focus solely on our specific grade expectations, that we forget to look at where the students have come and…"
Jun 15, 2016
Allison Plumsteel commented on Leigh Cassell's group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
"Math Talk and we were given time to reflect on how that is going in our own classrooms. I've discovered that I still need to do more work in giving my students wait time. We were shown a video called "Backwards Bike" and it really got…"
May 11, 2016
Allison Plumsteel commented on Leigh Cassell's group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
"Math Talk!! We spent the day today learning about Math Talk and how it can have a positive effect on student achievement. It first starts with the student's responsibilities to speak up and to listen and expect to be listened to. This begins…"
Apr 13, 2016
Allison Plumsteel commented on Leigh Cassell's group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
"What is my new learning today? There were many learnings thrown around in today's meeting. Some of this learning wasn't new but it was learning that I'd forgotten about. One of the key points discussed was about asking ourselves…"
Mar 24, 2016
Allison Plumsteel added a discussion to the group Blogging as Digital Portfolios
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TLLP February Meeting Learning

In discussion with everyone around the table, I've come away with some new learning that I can't wait to apply in my classroom. Firstly, I think it's important when approaching new learning to be okay with 'not knowing everything.' I'm finding it's easier to be a learner with my colleagues, as well as, with my students. I love that I learned how to share an Explain Everything project easily with my students through the use of AirDrop. I also learned about "Quick Posts" for student blogging.…See More
Feb 10, 2016
Allison Plumsteel joined Leigh Cassell's group
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Blogging as Digital Portfolios

By establishing new learning partnerships with our students focused on student inquiry, and the meaningful application of assessment for, as and of learning, our project aims to improve student learning in K-6 Numeracy, while at the same time leveraging the power of digital tools like the use of iPads and blogging to improve student outcomes in the areas of 6C's and P (creativity, communication, collaboration, critical thinking, citizenship, character, and problem solving).Throughout our…See More
Nov 26, 2015
Kim Le left a comment for Allison Plumsteel
"Welcome to the Ning, Allison! Looking forward to learning with you here."
Nov 26, 2015
Allison Plumsteel is now a member of Mentoring Moments
Nov 26, 2015

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Avon Maitland District School Board
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At 9:44am on November 26, 2015, Kim Le said…

Welcome to the Ning, Allison! Looking forward to learning with you here.

 
 
 

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Conference Recommendations Please!

Started by Alison MacPherson. Last reply by Alison MacPherson Sep 12, 2016. 2 Replies

Hello,My colleagues and I in secondary math and science are looking for a conference to attend that will help us learn more about interdisciplinary teaching/learning, project-based learning, co-teaching/co-planning to name a few.  Our TLLP project…Continue

Tags: Professional, Development, Conferences, Science, Math

Secondment Opportunities - Aga Khan Academy

Started by Jim Strachan Jun 21, 2016. 0 Replies

This exciting new opportunity to teach abroad is part of a unique secondment program being offered jointly by the Ontario Ministry of Education and the Aga Khan Academies network of schools.Attached is an overview of the positions and application…Continue

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Ipads in the Classroom

A place where we can share best practices for ipads in the classroom.App suggestions, management…See More
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