Flipped Classroom vs Flipped Teaching

I’m really puzzled by this flipped learning stuff.  I know that I need to learn more about it and put aside my initial feelings but I really don’t see the difference between flipped classrooms and simply good teaching techniques in class that give our students the active practice that they need. I currently teach Grade Read more about Flipped Classroom vs Flipped Teaching[…]

It’s Not About The Game or Is It?

I teach Grade 3.  I have 21 students who clamber into my room and manage to end up on the carpet ready for our “morning messages” at 8:30 each day.  I give the kids an opportunity to speak about things going on in their life: what they were up to on the weekend, what is Read more about It’s Not About The Game or Is It?[…]

Past, Present, Future in My Classroom

I want to start this post by reflecting on Brandon Hoover’s post on the Coetail Online Site.  I recently had a conversation with our own IT specialist or whatever the term is called about her role and the current situation at the school.   I am new to my current school and have found the Read more about Past, Present, Future in My Classroom[…]