Author: Melissa Jolicoeur

The end of the beginning…. how can it be done…already

I feel odd writing/ making a final action plan post. I am closer to the beginning of my action plan than the end. But we have been asked to reflect on where we are, and so I will leave this here… [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5j9zGpxw8bM[/youtube]     (In case you were wondering the arm in the video is not mine.) Read more →

Ever feel like a fraud?

I admit I leave our sessions at Cohort 21 energized with enthusiasm for all that I am going to do, to be the teacher I can be…no… am and then the days wear on and things get in the way. I looked at my “action plan” or statement “How might we enable and build a culture of independence? (Developing risk… Read more →

Welcome to Cohort 21

Welcome to Cohort 21. This is the first post on your new blog. This journal is an integral part of your Cohort 21 experience. Here you will reflect, share and collaborate as you move through the C21 learning cycle towards your action plan. Cohort 21 is a unique professional development opportunity open to CIS Ontario teachers and school leaders who… Read more →