An Education in Tablets

With the impact technology has on our lives, teachers decide how that technology might fit into the classroom. That kids that have been told to turn off their iPads or smartphones during class is a fading trend. Now, students will be asked to turn them on. Bring Your Own Device “For us not to acknowledge….

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Online Learning and Education in Canada

Students in today’s K-12 Canadian classroom environments are experiencing a digital transformation in education. There is an increase of online learning initiatives in the country, as well as increased opportunities for learning with digital devices in the classroom. But it’s going to take a concentrated effort between government, education and private enterprise to elevate Canada’s….

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Passages to Canada Virtual Visit

Throughout the month of September my grade 2 class, in collaboration with Jennifer Regier’s grade 2’s in Seaforth Ontario, have been exploring the meaning of a family.  Since primary students are at an age where they are highly focused on families, beginning the year with a unit from the Social Studies curriculum was a natural place to start.  Young ….

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