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Resources, Resources, Resources!

The Learning Hub provides a space where Wirreanda Secondary students can access a wide range of spaces, resources and support to help them learn, but this is not the extent of its role. 252 more words

Learning Hub Journey

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I have already been at Philmont for two months and it’s only just picked up speed.

Around this time at Philmont is a busy time. Friends are reunited since the last time they saw each other in August. 407 more words

Making A Difference

Your Success as a Leader Depends on This One Thing

Leadership is a complex endeavor, but it doesn’t have to be complicated.

We tend to make things more complicated than they need to be and that’s definitely true in the field of leadership. 916 more words

Leadership

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Understanding what it means to be an effective leader is important. However, I believe what is even more essential is the knowledge that real leadership often comes from qualities that have little to do with title or position. tlb

PD Opp.: Professional Development for Math & Science Teachers

Cs in Algebra (June 3rd-5th)

Code.org has partnered with Bootstrap to offer their introductory curriculum which teaches algebraic and geometric concepts through computer programming. The nine units focus on concepts like order of operations, the Cartesian plane, function composition and definition, and solving word problems – all within the context of video game design. 210 more words

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Tip #1 Getting Started: Support Teacher Tips Series

Tip #1

Cultivate a Positive Relationship with the Classroom Teacher from the Beginning

It all comes down to the golden rule: Treat others how you want to be treated. 391 more words

Professional Development

Metaphors reveal society's capacity to sew concepts together

If metaphor is central to human cognition, how then does the study of metaphor via language affect ones cognition?  The exploration of this question is part of the vision of Metaphorically Thinking and extremely important to the debate over the humanities.  319 more words

Metaphor