Monthly Archives: May 2013

Learning About Genius Hour

The only way that I think I can begin to sort out my thoughts about Genius Hour is to begin writing. I hope that by sharing my thoughts, I’ll get some feedback and maybe the concept will become less confusing. … Continue reading

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High School Art Show at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery

It’s wonderful to be able to share student work online using digital portfolios, but nothing beats the experience of attending a great art exhibit.  Last night was the opening reception for the annual High School Art Show at the Thunder … Continue reading

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A Bit of Fear Can Be a Great Motivator

If you’ve read some of my last posts, you’ll know that my school board is working with the Ministry of Education to implement Growing Success, a document that is helping educators throughout Ontario (and probably beyond our provincial borders as … Continue reading

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