Category Archives: cross posts

Inspired Design Thinking

Note: This post is written by Marina Clark , Science Specialist, Calgary Board of Education and is cross posted from her blog, Learning and Courage with permission. The province of Alberta has entered the river of change through the work of … Continue reading

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Student Voice-What are the Possibilities?

Note: This post is written by Dawn Imada Chan, Connected Coach and Consultant, and is cross posted with permission from the Inspired Learning Community. My interest in student voice has been a serendipitous journey that started in my early years … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Game Design in the Classroom

NOTE: This post is written by Caryn Swark, teacher,  St Patrick Fine Arts Elementary School, Lethbridge and is cross-posted with permission from Brainpop and from the Inspired Learning community. Most games – card, board, or video – require students to think, … Continue reading

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Action on Inspiring Education – Let’s Go Already!

NOTE: This post is written by Carolyn Cameron, principal of Greystone Centennial Middle School and is cross-posted from her blog with permission. I listened to a passionate Greystone teacher, Jenna Wilkins, describe her frustration with all of the talk that … Continue reading

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Action Strategies for a Transformation in Education

Note: This is written by Garry McKinnon, Superintendent, Connect Charter School, Alberta and cross posted from the Inspired Learning community and excerpted from his blog. Action Strategies for a Transformation in Education  Develop and Articulate a Shared Vision for Implementing … Continue reading

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Teaching as Improvising

NOTE: This is written by Kathleen X. Phelan, a Grade 5, Progressive Teacher at River Valley School and is cross posted from the Inspired Learning community. This morning I watched Rebecca Northan’s TEDx YYC talk on improvisation and it made me think about … Continue reading

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Learned vs. Learner

NOTE: This post is written by Chris Smeaton, Superintendent, Holy Spirit Catholic School Division and is cross posted from his blog and from the Inspired Learning community. “In times of change learners inherit the earth; while the learned find themselves … Continue reading

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