Monthly Archives: February 2014

Affirmation of Assessment Activity

In my previous post,  PD: If It’s Important,  I referred to a PD activity regarding our “Eight Big Ideas” for Assessment. We did the activity with teachers today.  I realized, part way through, that it was an exercise in affirmation, … Continue reading

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PD: If it’s important …

Our secondary school curriculum team had a huge planning session today: tomorrow we begin a big drive on assessment as part of rolling out the IB MYP Next Chapter. We were looking at our presentation, which included a slide quoting … Continue reading

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Don’t let this happen again.

I was fortunate to have an amazing experience today. That is one feature of my new role as an associate principal: I get to see the highlights of school life. Our history teacher had arranged for a guest speaker today. … Continue reading

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