Campfire Collaborations

One of the the things that we do as teachers is tell stories. We share so many stories on a daily basis. It is what we do as teachers. It does not matter on the type of stories that we share. Short stories, long stories, real stories, made up stories. You name it we tellContinue reading “Campfire Collaborations”

Taking time to document and amplify reflections

As teachers we value our time. Our time is one of the things that is always limiting in our job. There is never enough time in our day. The list of things to do is ever growing. Some days it is hard to fit in going to the toilet or grabbing a coffee. But there isContinue reading “Taking time to document and amplify reflections”

Taking time to notice…blue

How many times in a day do we see the colour blue? Other than sky, there really isn’t much in nature that is inherently a vibrant blue. It’s not a colour that you instantly notice. That is certainly because rather amazingly blue is a relatively new colour. Until relatively recently in human history, “blue” didn’t exist,Continue reading “Taking time to notice…blue”

Sharing…a teachers imperative

We are able to share thoughts and ideas about anything and everything with the click of a button. It is so easy to share these days and we all do it. We share our thoughts about a variety of subject areas from the weather, the food we are eating, music we are listening to, filmsContinue reading “Sharing…a teachers imperative”

COETAIL -a reflection of being Comfortably Uncomfortable

COETAIL has changed me. There have been occasions that I have loved it. Times I have not liked it too much. But change is not always supposed to be easy is it? I think it has pushed me to continue my development in to good teaching practice and to find tools ( technology based orContinue reading “COETAIL -a reflection of being Comfortably Uncomfortable”