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January 17, 2018 – 11:02 am | 61 views

This is a guest post by music educator Louise Campbell.
Memory is trained less and less in our everyday lives, with major impacts on students’ ability to understand and master subject matter. Assuming there are basics …

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Dressed for Success: The Teaching Coat

December 9, 2014 – 8:52 pm | 2 Comments | 3,252 views

 
Good teaching cannot be reduced to technique but is rooted in the identity and integrity of the teacher. (Palmer, 1997)
This year as I began my own journey working with the graduating class from the School …

Education for Sustainable Development: Life as a Pre-service Teacher, Part 2

March 17, 2014 – 9:03 pm | Comments Off on Education for Sustainable Development: Life as a Pre-service Teacher, Part 22,359 views

This post is part of the Life as a Pre-Service Teacher series. You can read the first post in that series about Experiential Learning  here.
Adam Young is a B.Ed candidate at Bishop’s University in the …

Life as a Pre-service teacher, Part 1 “Experiential Learning: Teaching Beyond the Classroom Walls”

October 26, 2013 – 9:17 pm | Comments Off on Life as a Pre-service teacher, Part 1 “Experiential Learning: Teaching Beyond the Classroom Walls”1,431 views

I have had the pleasure of working with pre-service teachers since 2003.  My years at McGill and now Bishop’s University have been filled with countless hours of joy, discovery, debate, and of course learning.  Throughout …