This was the message delivered by our superintendent on opening day. It seems to have struck a chord with many PHRD teachers who are embracing the challenges presented in their classrooms this year with even more than than their usual amounts of determination, creativity and commitment.
Some PHRD teachers are taking their classrooms into the public realm with class blogs that are shared with parents, families, and students in other schools, towns and countries. Others are entering the Twitter-verse and bravely sharing their learning on social media platforms.
Many PHRD teachers are re-thinking how curriculum is divided and delivered. Some of the questions being asked in various classrooms in the division:
This blog and resources website has been developed through the work of various AISI coaches in PHRD. The lead collaborative teachers for the 2015/2016 school year, Cheryl Frose, Christine Quong and Tammy Tkachuk will continue to update this site. If you have resources you would like to share or would like to contribute to the blog, please contact us.
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