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Chilling out @twinsailsbeer after a peaceful walk along Rocky Point. Trying their Bad Sally Praline Stout. I like it. I like it a lot.
#brewersrow #beer #craftbeer #rockypoint #stout https://t.co/pCQ5LoyuPoтσм ℓσυ∂@loudlearning
This nails it. True engagement.
We have gotten student engagement all wrong. True student engagement is not about dancing on tables, entertaining, cotton candy and lollipops. True student engagement is the result of heart-to-heart conversations, lead by adults who refuse to quit on kids!
Teaching is a transitive verb: it takes a direct and an indirect object. We don’t teach “English”. We teach English TO students. #PSADay #sd40learns @ReadDRjwilhelm
Getting ready for a day of learning with colleagues from @BCTELA and @tweetsomemoore What are my teacher friends doing today? #PSADay
Hey #BritishColumbia ! Check out these great #HOK40 events! Featuring @Victorinox @ShunCutlery @WusthofCanada @GlobalKnivesCA @WorkSharpTools @House_of_Q @NiteIze @VIUniversity . #Prizes #Freebies RSVP NOW! https://t.co/b7A3e4u4vd
Tag Archives: Life Musings
At her recent talk in Vancouver Michelle Obama said something like, “Never read the comments on social media.” I recently engaged in a Twitter “conversation” around the issue of White Privilege. The conversation started after a disgruntled parent went to … Continue reading
Today would’ve been my grandfather’s 103rd birthday. There are many things I remember about my grandfather. Usually if I went to see him we would go off to some construction site on some remote mountain and cut firewood. Funny to … Continue reading
I did it. I have a vlog entry. And for those who do not know, a vlog is a blog where the content (blog post) is done by video. So instead of me trying to type up all the words … Continue reading
When people are dating and getting to the point when they’re serious about committing to a lifelong relationship they often begin to ask each other some important questions; it is only logical that they get an understanding of who they … Continue reading
For no really good reason other than the fact that I like the idea that I am able to influence public policy, I get many emails with surveys in them asking me important public policy questions like “do you own … Continue reading
The Nike slogan “just do it” is a very clever slogan. Never mind the corporate aspect of it, but just think about what those three little words actually mean. “Just do it” – like, get off your duff and do … Continue reading
Starting in 1988 and continuing into the 1990s I loved taking pictures with my then state of the art Nikon F-801. I loved going out with a camera bag loaded with my variety of Nikon lenses and an assortment of … Continue reading
Well, Super Bowl XLVIII has come and gone but the controversy around the ads that air on the halftime show is on full bloom. Take for example the Coca Cola ad that had sweet voiced youngsters singing “America the Beautiful” … Continue reading