What does Feedback look like in the 21st Century?

Here’s a quick post that is inspired by a guilt trip from my crusty-worthy, I mean Trustworthy colleague, Timmy Rollwagen. My action plan has really centered around feedback and using technology to improve the quality, timeliness, and effectiveness of my feedback. As an English teacher, I’m constantly behind in my marking. And, as I pour […]

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“What’s the Point?” said the standardized test…

  [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1I9tuScLUA[/youtube] It’s interesting when you ask the question, “What’s the point of this?” to a group of students when tackling a new issue or a particularly taxing problem that might result in some anxiety or frustration. “Why are we doing this?” or “How might you use what you are learning in the real world?” […]

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Hello world!

Welcome to Cohort 21 Cohort 21. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! Cohort 21 is a unique professional development opportunity open to teachers and school leaders who are seeking to build a learning network amongst CIS Ontario member schools. The Cohort 21 community will be built on a foundation […]

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