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I Pledge to Be…

For the last few years, in lieu of a set of classroom rules, my students have taken ‘the Pledge.’  ‘The Pledge’ works like this: in groups, the students brainstorm the qualities and traits that they think will be key to … Continue reading

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Respect.

As I was reading a thoughtful post by TCDSB VP Kevin Kerr this week, (read it here) I began to wonder about our professional development model. Kevin (and many others lately) have been arguing that the top-down (or “expert to … Continue reading

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