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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Sask Bulletin Article

I would suggest it is a trap that the majority of us readily fall victim to; our nature is such that we crave there to be winners and losers. It is, after all, the simplest measure one can apply.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Sask Bulletin Article

Hi, hope your year is off to a great start.

This summer I read the book Social LEADia: Moving Students from Digital Citizenship to Digital Leadership by Jennifer Casa Todd. This was part of a summer book-talk series with the Regina Catholic School’s Connected Educator initiative. The book, and subsequent Twitter chat, confirmed many of my beliefs, understanding and potential of social media in the classroom.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Sask Bulletin Article

When the Light of Christ Roman Catholic School Division challenged teachers at John Paul II Collegiate to improve graduation rates in North Battleford a couple of years ago, staff wondered if technology and flexible learning could help.

“In Saskatchewan, our grad rates are about 80 percent,” said Carlo Hansen, principal of the Grades 8 to 12 Catholic school, which serves close to 700 students. “From that, you can conclude that what we’re doing is working for about 80 percent of students. For those kids that it’s not working for, we need to give them something different. Part of that includes more flexibility.”

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Sask Bulletin Article

A wide variety of engaging books on the topic of leadership has crossed my desk in recent weeks with such diverse perspectives as those offered by academics, business and community leaders, school-based leaders and politicians.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Sask Bulletin Article

Seldom have I seen a person with less discernible effort enthrall a group of hitherto, unknown folks into his orbit for an hour.

Allowing for the fact that using evil spirits was the furthest thing from Joseph Naytowhow’s presentation at the Saskatchewan Music Educators Association, he was very much a sorcerer.

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