Tag Archives: NeXt School

Steering the 21C Bus

I have had the opportunity to reflect on my blog posts recently and I have noticed that there has been a tone of whining or complaining in my writing and that is just not me and so, something I need … Continue reading

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Feedback: Initially bitter, but eventually sweet

The TED Talk above featuring Bill Gates talking about teacher feedback is not really the central point of this post but a good intro. Today I worked with 6 teachers on our School Support Initiative planning and it was an … Continue reading

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Active and Reflective Learning : Martha and Mary

I was in church today and the gospel really stuck with me. I don’t often mix in many biblical references here but this one really works. The gospel today was the story of Mary and Martha, two sisters who host … Continue reading

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The NeXt School – Visible / Shared Learning

As part of my summer writing, I am working with Kevin Kerr to come up with a resource and protocol for a new type of certification for schools to strive for in the TCDSB, called The NeXT School. Essentially this … Continue reading

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The NeXt School

I am starting a summer writing project with Kevin Kerr that looks to not only define, but support a school as they look to become the NeXt School. This is a follow up to the work done last summer and … Continue reading

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