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Community Engagement Mission Statement

As I embark on my Community Engagement Mission, I will need to rely on the expertise and friendship of many individuals and groups. Therefore, I am founding a Digital Portfolio Task Force. Over the next five weeks 2ag and a team of Educators will completely change the way Grade Two students engage with their ePortfolios.…

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ePortfolios in Your Classroom – Comprehensive Survey

Please join my Digital Portfolio Task Force It’s time to kickoff the Digital Portfolio Task Force. Between now and the end of April, 2ag and a team of educators will completely change the way Grade Two students engage with their ePortfolios. All initiatives will be centered on improving student learning. Follow along #DODHePortfolios on Twitter…

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Cranking Up the Machine

It’s time to kickoff the Digital Portfolio Task Force. Over the next five weeks 2ag and a team of educators will completely change the way Grade Two students engage with their ePortfolios. All initiatives will be centered on improving student learning. We will examine how to better utilize iPads when contributing content. Also how to…

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Into the Great Wide Open

It is not a question of “will education as we know it change because of technology?” The answer of course is “absolutely, it already has! The indicators are everywhere, the fact that CoETaIL even exists is a testament to how rapidly education is changing. The biggest change? The shift away from traditional educational structures to…

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Bringing Infographics to Life

Grade Two students are able readers, but it is developmentally appropriate for them to be reading leveled picture books as all of my students are developing reading and writing skills. Additionally, in my classroom we have several Learning Support and English as an Additional Language students.  When the message is not clear, the pictures spur…

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Local & Global Interactions

Within our Grade Two classroom the focus has been “communication systems enable local and global interactions”. As part of the student inquiries they investigated the postal system, how mail travels and by extension the mechanisms which work together to deliver messages across the world. A strong language focus included letter writing and the conventions surrounding…