Inquiry Based Professional Learning

What if we created professional learning opportunities that were not only engaging, but also empowered educators in the change process? “Inquiry Based Learning” is something that I have been spending a lot of time looking into lately, not only from… Continue Reading

What do we lose?

View image |   “We must never assume that an appeal to the masses represents illiteracy. In fact, it implies a high degree of literacy. And in the new century, that increasingly means visual media.” Stephen Apkon Greystone Centennial… Continue Reading

What “Digital” Accelerates #LeadershipDay14

This post is my contribution to Leadership Day 2014. #154397882 /   The term is thrown around in circles often and it is something that I have focused on in my work with students.  What I concluded around the term… Continue Reading

Gladwell and Innovative Leadership

One of the school boards that I spoke to this year (Sir Wilfrid Laurier), has an interesting focus on the objective of “Leadership and Innovation”.  The description is below: Objectives: 1. To promote, support, and increase the implementation of innovative… Continue Reading

Ideas Into Action

“Organizations that can access the most brains will win. Its not what you know but how quickly you can access knowledge of others.” Liz Wiseman There are some really awesome things happening in our schools right now and I just… Continue Reading