Review of Online Math Resources

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There are a wide variety of Digital Tools that can be used in the classroom to compliment provincial math curriculum that should not be ignored. They can help build engagement, and offer an alternative way of framing problems outside of visual representations and manipulatives. A panoply of websites are mentioned in┬áChapter 7 of our textbook […]

Cyberbullying

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I found a useful blog post for teachers called How to Prevent Cyberbullying in the Classroom. It offers nine recommendations for teachers to help stop cyberbullying before it starts. Here is a quick summary of each point: Create digital citizens – Teach that in the cyber world, just as in real life, nice is nice […]

Canadian Educators on Twitter

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My last blog pointed to a few Education twitter-stars from the United States. Now let’s find some Canadian educators out there in the twitterverse. Some tweeting teachers who post frequently and share interesting, relevant, focused tweets are: Dana Bergven : FI teacher in London, Ontario Mark Chubb : All things math : this guy has […]

Finding inspiration on Twitter

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Hi! Here I am doing a one year intensive Bachelor of Education program at Saint Thomas University in Fredericton, enrolled in 8 courses (what is this thing you call a social life!?), and getting excited about a two month practicum in Grade 2 French Immersion. This Blog is an assignment for EDUC 5973, Integrating Tech […]