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June 5, 2018 – 9:03 pm | One Comment | 468 views

This year, I had the opportunity to work directly and almost daily with the online teaching team at LEARN. My job: to facilitate and guide (heaven help them!) the design, development and delivery of our …

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Articles by Dianne Conrod

Dianne is principal for LEARN's online classes and SOS LEARN.

Check-in Call: Parents at LEARN

October 17, 2012 – 3:07 pm | Comments Off on Check-in Call: Parents at LEARN1,648 views

Sometimes the smallest acts can have the biggest impact.
At the beginning of the school year, my daughter’s teacher called all parents of her students to check in and introduce herself.  For me, it was a …

New (School) Year Resolutions

September 4, 2012 – 3:29 pm | 2 Comments | 1,952 views

Confession:  I have never liked New Year’s Eve.  Too much pressure is associated with that one night: going to a huge party, dressing in fancy duds, and staying up late.  Then, we have the angst …

SOS LEARN: The Tutors’ Perspective

April 17, 2012 – 10:47 am | 5 Comments | 3,881 views

 
SOS LEARN is a free online tutoring and homework help service that has operated through LEARN for the last five years.  The strength of SOS LEARN comes from its tutors, Quebec classroom teachers by day …

Top 10 Reasons I Love Working with LEARN’s Online Teachers

February 7, 2012 – 9:56 pm | 11 Comments | 9,160 views

by Dianne Conrod
I wish to take the opportunity provided by Quebec’s Teacher Appreciation Week (February 5 – 11, 2012), to salute the online teachers with whom I have the pleasure of working.  This year, LEARN …

Back to School…online

September 6, 2011 – 8:30 am | 4 Comments | 2,322 views

Last week all across Quebec, students went back to school.  When we think of “back to school”, some of us (even teachers!) picture the advertisement where the happy parents sing, “It’s the most wonderful time …