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Top Ten Lists: Teaching Grade 1

The 10 best things about teaching Grade 1:  Teaching and learning at its purest form.  What do they know?  What do they need?  How do I get them there? Such amazing growth in learning — you can watch the child … Continue reading

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Learning in a Time of Abundance

In Will Richardson‘s “Why School?” he talks about the idea of learning in a time when information and ideas are available freely and easily. ” Today, if we have an Internet connection, we have fingertip, on-demand access to an amazing … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of September

I have been starting school in September for 53 straight years (minus one for a maternity leave).  Just writing that in print amazes me.  But this September was different.  I didn’t start a new school year because I retired from … Continue reading

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