The day before…
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The day before…

For those of you who have been following my journey, this new tab on my blog menu is dedicated to the next stage of my journey starting tomorrow! Having decided back in 2012 that my pedagogy needed a kick up the jacksee, it has been a wicked four years ‘respectfully going rogue’. It has been … Continue reading

Cultivating Communities of Practice
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Cultivating Communities of Practice

Today’s classrooms are more complex and dynamic than ever before. The social, emotional, and academic scope which children bring with them requires teachers to do more than take on “fragmented techniques for managing instruction, keeping students on-task, and handling student behavior” (Larrivee, 2000). It requires that we can move in many directions – that we … Continue reading

The ‘D’ word
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The ‘D’ word

The ‘D’ word … my @oneword2017 Having been alerted to Cheryl Doig’s latest blog post ‘ Exponential Change: Prepare for Disruption’ I was drawn to listen to Sue Suckling, Board Chair  of the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA), speak about The Future of Education at the SingularityU New Zealand Summit held in Christchurch November of … Continue reading