Project-Based Professional Development

This Friday the teaching staff of Brampton Centennial Secondary School participated in our first full Professional Learning Day. As Principal, and lead learner, I chose to apply some of my learning about planning and instruction to our day's activities. Here are the Principles that this Principal followed: 1. Choose the simplest technology for the task … Continue reading Project-Based Professional Development

Use of Twitter as a Presentation Tool

Last evening I had the pleasure of listening to Alec Couros (@courosa) at the Leadership Launch for Peel District School Board's Mississauga Field Office.  His engaging presentation included video and audio clips, layered with comments from the audience via the hashtag #peelprez.As I was listening, and reading the Twitter feed, interspersed were Tweets from Alec himself.  … Continue reading Use of Twitter as a Presentation Tool