Monthly Archives: October 2011

To Be Continued…

Just how many educators start their teaching career with tech training? How many would happily describe themselves as “geek” or “techie” from the outset? These are my thoughts at the end of a packed first COETAIL course. Perhaps more accurately, … Continue reading

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Podcast Potential

  This week has been a buzz of activity in my English classroom. So what’s all the fuss about? The Grade 6 students are getting excited about books. Yes, you heard correctly  – excited about books! The page turning, weighty … Continue reading

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Expanding Students’ Connections

We are now six weeks into the Connected Learning Community programme at YIS and I’ve been thinking about the ‘connected’ part of the programme in my subject. During the week I asked my Grade 6 students to reflect upon and … Continue reading

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