>Connecting Home and School: Helping Students Succeed

>I had the opportunity to present “Digital Literacy Portfolios” with a teacher colleague Debbie Ivanochko at the IT Summit in Saskatoon Saskatchewan. The idea behind the portfolios was to have a secure space where parents could log on and observe video, screencasts, or scanned documents of their child’s work. For instance, Debbie posted videos of …

>Using Skype for PD

>I have had the opportunity over the past few weeks to test Skype as way to provide PD for our teachers. We have a large rural population and are looking at practical ways to provide PD. Here are a few lessons learned: 1. The teacher providing the PD should provide a lesson plan to the …