Category Archives: Videos

Mindful Action

My last posting was about using mindful breathing and body mediation and reflecting on the process to help focus my students minds when deciding on meaningful action to take as a result of their learning (which was an interdisciplinary unit … Continue reading

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The use of models to help me learn

In one of my first postings, I wrote about things teachers MUST do to promote conceptual transfer (a.k.a. learning :-)).  One of the items I suggested was using models when teaching and learning. Since I teach in an IB World … Continue reading

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Learning with PYP Teachers Assistants

Over the past few months, I have been engaged with the Primary Years Programme (PYP) TAs from my school in a learning journey.  I have led a couple workshops on “Supporting Student Inquiry”.  It has been so rewarding for me … Continue reading

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A changing mind-set

In recent talk about Education, I hear/read the phrase “fixed mind set or growth mind set” (Dr. Carol Dweck). With the idea that I would like to have a changing mind set, I’ve been reflecting on my experiences with blogging.  … Continue reading

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