Sun, 20 Sep 2020 18:26:38 +0000
This week I would like to extend a note of encouragement to my teacher-friends, Ontario College of Teachers members, along with the many formal and informal educators across Canada in my professional network (K-12 education) whom I have had the privilege to work with, mentor and coach, collaborate, and learn alongside over the years.
Science Education, Sustainability and UN SDGs
Sat, 27 Jun 2020 19:12:28 +0000
What is the purpose of Science education?  A science education which strives for scientific literacy must engage students in asking and answering meaningful questions. Effective science education should enable students to connect concepts with daily life and establish relations between the concepts. The concepts learned are understood and students can make connections with other previously […]
Hail and Thunder
Sun, 07 Jun 2020 16:00:48 +0000
It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake. Frederick Douglass, Author and famed Abolitionist June 6 , 2020 These past few months have been difficult, so I started a patio garden for self-care. As if the shelter […]