"It was helpful today to put the finishing touches on our colloborative project "Improving Communication and Collaboration in Math using Digital Tools". This will be a valuable resource moving forward as it provides a collection of…"
"It was very helpful today to meet with my colleagues and to discuss our next steps with technology integration in math for this new school year. We took some time to answer questions related to blogging. It was helpful to take some time…"
"We worked with Kristy Illman today and worked together to develop a continuum for teaching fractions from Kindergarten to grade 6. As a grade one teacher, I found it helpful to see how the specific skills built on each other throughout the…"
"We have had lots of opportunity to discuss/reflect today on our current teaching practice. Listening to the recording of my own voice during the collaboration piece of a recent three part math lesson revealed a few next steps for me.
"New Learning:-even if a student gives a correct answer, ask further questions to clarify understanding. The discussion isn't finished with a correct answer-we need to build our students' capacity to communicate-the teacher's…"
"We had a rich conversation today in our blogging TLLP group, raising topics such as deep learning, the role of the teacher in our new digital era and a new term for me, "new change leadership". We discussed some of the roadblocks that we…"
"We generated some good ideas today for integrating blogging to augment our math program. We specifically discussed the use of two new apps, "Book Creator" and "Explain Everything" and brainstormed ways to use these platforms in…"
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