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Activity 8: Key change in my professional practice

Activity 8: Key change in my professional practice

Wow!  Week 32 has come around fast and I find myself writing my last Mind Lab blog post for the Postgrad in Applied Practice (Digital and Collaborative Learning).  This last activity asks me to look back across the whole 32 week journey and consider a key change in my professional practice.  Rolfe’s model of reflection is pretty useful … Continue reading

Goals, assessment and accountability…

I am trying to get my head around all the different ways we try and prove to ourselves and to others that we are good teachers, and we are actually dong a ‘good’ job. I am sitting in my Kahui Ako training day, thinking about big ideas (like collective teacher efficacy) and I am wondering … Continue reading

Because our children are worth it and so am I…

Because our children are worth it and so am I…

Today my co-teacher and I placed our class in the hands of our trusted colleagues and left school early to attend this years first paid union meeting. The venue was jammed packed with passionate educators all saying the same thing, It’s time! Time to support teachers to support children. To do that we need some … Continue reading