The Tipping Point

I will start by apologizing to Malcolm Gladwell.  While he did not coin the phrase “tipping point,” he certainly did bring it back into everyday speech in recent years.  I have not r...

Educational Technology Vision: One idea

The educational world that we live in is in a great state of change.  I’m not sure that our concepts of education are going through the greatest change in history – I can imagine that the...

Categories

I was skimming my Twitter feed this morning just before I headed out for a run (in a hale-storm it turns out!) when I came across a tweet asking for advice on whether the author should pursue problem ...

Inquiry Hub Visit, Coquitlam, BC

I’m sure that anyone who has been teaching for any length of time has had dreams of what their ideal school would look like.  No school is perfect and the teaching situation we find ourselves i...

Social Bookmarking and Curating

OK, I don’t normally blog about tech tools.  There doesn’t seem to be much point given that there are so many people out there who do it so well.  But today, I’m making an exceptio...

The Week’s Reflections

As I sit with my big cup of joe (Bugaboo from Kicking Horse Coffee Co. –  if you care), I’m thinking back on my week.  There were certainly times in the week where I was wondering what I...

My Favourite Five of my PLE PLN

So, it’s time to put my money where my mouth is.  As you may know from reading my other posts, I’ve assigned my students to collect 20 blogs on one topic and subscribe to them in Google R...