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Solar Car Design

Students spent the week reading about solar electric vehicles, how they work, how much/less energy they produce, and ideal times for them to function. They compared these to hybrids finding the similarities and differences between the two cars. 111 more words


Understand Effective Use of Research Based Instructional Practices - Standard 10

Teacher leadership Standard 10 defines teacher leaders as those that understand effective use of research based instructional practices. EDU 6526 Survey of Instructional Strategies was a course that I was most looking forward to since I knew I would have strategies to immediately take back and try in my classroom. 2,233 more words

10: Understand Effective Use Of Research Based Instructional Practices

Cooperative approaches to learning... it's all about ethos.

Following a recent teacher talk wednesday – #TeacherTalkWednesday, where the discussion was around cooperative approaches to learning, my colleague Cicely Alsbury has very kindly contributed to my blog: 648 more words

Teaching & Learning

Healing Fractures II #2: Staging an enquiry outside the box

Akin to last year’s Healing Fractures educators’ workshop, the following posts describe some of the activities during this years session: Healing Fractures II – Beyond  487 more words

Cooperative Learning

VLOG 7: More than the Distance - STAD in Athletics

This VLOG considers how success in Athletics is more than just the distance thrown, the height jumped, or the speed around the track. It challenges the traditional ego-orientated climate in Athletics and considers how a master-climate and improvement can be the primary learning outcome. 79 more words


Welcome back...

Here are a few of the children working on their new team handshakes. We’ve had such a positive start to the summer term today!


Teacher Leadership Standard 10: Understand Effective Use of Research Based Instructional Practices


The course, EDU 6526 Survey of Instructional Strategies, provided me the opportunity to explore a wide variety of research-based instructional practices. To reflect on my prior knowledge and understanding of research-based instructional practices at the start of the course, I was asked to consider the influence of several common beliefs, strategies and instructional practices on student achievement. 4,993 more words

10. Understand Effective Use Of Research Based Instructional Practices