Category Archives: General

Anxiety and Learning: How Anxiety Manifests in the Classroom

   Date: January 25, 2016 Time: 3:30 pm EST Description:  This webcast will be designed specifically for teachers to help them understand the different pathways anxiety can manifest in students and the effects this can have on their learning. Specifically, strategies … Continue reading

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Bullies: Their Making and Unmaking

Date: October 9, 2014 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 pm EDT Description: Once we understand how bullies are made, our attempts to unmake them can be more effective and long lasting. Most prevailing approaches to this problem assume that bullying is either … Continue reading

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Cyberbullying

Date: October 17, 2013 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 pm EDT Description: What is cyberbullying? How might it manifest itself in your school? Get ideas and tips on how to deal with it when it happens. Learn ways to work with … Continue reading

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Blogging in the Literacy Classroom

Date: October 15th, 2012 Time: 8 to 9 p.m. Description: Writers get better at writing by…writing! A class blog is the perfect way to get students to write, and write often, for a real audience. This webinar will explore the … Continue reading

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For Some Inspiration

I get links to all kinds of information through my PLN (personal learning network) on Twitter and on Facebook. That’s how I happened upon a blog post by Jonathan E. Martin. He shared “18+ Videos Suggested for Back to School … Continue reading

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Our Space: Being a Responsible Citizen of the Digital World

A collaboration between The GoodPlay Project and Project New Media Literacies, Our Space is a full curriculum for teaching responsible digital citizenship. It is fully downloadable as a pdf.    

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Conversations with Dorothy Taker – Online Projects

 Projects by Jen   Dorothy Taker teaches at Grosse Ile School on the Magdalen Islands. She has her students participate in a number of online projects hosted by Projects by Jen. These are a good entry into online projects, a … Continue reading

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Conversation with Audrey McLaren McGoldrick – Flipping

Flipping   Audrey McGoldrick teaches an online mathematics class for LEARN.  She decided to try flipping her class after hearing a TED Talk with Salman Kahn. Listen to the Podcast Click to Listen – A new window will open. Music: Modern … Continue reading

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Conversation With Catherine Barnard: Blogging

Blogging Catherine Barnard was inspired to try blogging with her elementary cycle 2 class at North Hatley School in the Eastern Townships School Board after reading blogs from classrooms around the world. She is starting her fifth year at the … Continue reading

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Conversation with Lisa Diner: Interactive White Boards

Interactive White Boards Lisa Diner is the RECIT animator for the Western Quebec School Board. She is a master trainer for SMART boards and has given many workshops on interactive white boards for teachers. Recorded on April 12, 2011 Listen … Continue reading

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