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The story of a blog

Here I am again, with the second assignment of our PLC (Professional Learning Communities) group: Let’s explain how a blogging activity in our classes went. With my Integrated Sciences MYP (Middle Years Program) 5 class (year 10) I just finished … Continue reading

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Why blogging???

At the beginning of this school year I joined a PLC (Professional Learning Communities) group at my school called “Blogging in the classroom” with the aim of experimenting with blogging and how it might help in education. I started this … Continue reading

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Twitter – Why should educators use it?

Originally posted on Cate Jarvis:
Twitter – why should we use it? This is a question that I am often asked by teachers as the high school technology facilitator and a teacher. At first I found it a struggle to come…

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Students on Ice head south for an Antarctic Christmas

Originally posted on Ottawa Citizen:
Geoff Green is heading south for Christmas — way south. Green leaves Christmas Day to lead a three-week Students on Ice expedition to Antarctica. It will be Green’s 83rd visit to the southern continent. The…

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Antarctic expedition takes students on ‘magical’ journey to the bottom of the world

Originally posted on Montreal Gazette:
It was a balmy –15 C off the coast of Antarctica on Thursday as Sabrina Clarke and Arianne Durand-Guévin prepared to don heavy outerwear and jump into a Zodiac boat headed for shore. The two Montrealers have spent much…

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