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Canadian Teachers

A group dedicated to the qualities and challenges of teaching in Canada.

Location: Canada
Members: 51
Latest Activity: Aug 10

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Newborn Infant Care Tips

Started by Oscar Marin Mar 6, 2014. 0 Replies

First few weeks of caring infants are daunting for newbie parents. They really need to know how to care for infants. Read out here for some important tips on newborn infant care and share your view…Continue

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Other Online Forums?

Started by Kim Fahner Mar 14, 2013. 0 Replies

Hi Everyone!~~I'm taking my PQP course and am trying to find a variety on online forums, to discuss teacher leadership issues.  (I'm thinking of becoming a program leader some day in the future...)…Continue

Teaching in Canada Grow/Glow

Started by Mike Mac Kenzie. Last reply by Mike Mac Kenzie Apr 12, 2011. 2 Replies

Hello everyone what in your mind is the "Glow" (something positive) in Canadian Education? What is the "Grow" (opportunity for change) in Canadian Education?Continue

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Comment by Wes on August 18, 2011 at 12:53pm
I think our cultural diversity makes us a more accepting society in general and I think this flows into the classroom as well in regards to being open to new ideas, perspectives, etc.
Comment by Berenice MacKenzie on May 14, 2011 at 11:46pm
Hey everyone! I am a French Immersion teacher of Social Studies, French Language Arts, and English Language Arts for Gr.8 and Gr.9 (in Alberta)... I'm looking forward to learning about your views on things
Comment by Mike Mac Kenzie on April 29, 2011 at 1:56pm
Thanks Adele for the comment.  It is true we have an amazing country with geography as diverse as our cultures and languages.  I think our mosaic approach to society transcends into how our classrooms are run.
Comment by Adele Ledoux on April 29, 2011 at 12:55pm

Just browsing this PLN and noticed your group. I am an educator from Manitoba. I dont know how we stand out from the rest of the world but i do know that i love the geography, topography, many languages spoken and the diverse, cultural people who live in this vast country, eh!

Comment by Mike Mac Kenzie on April 10, 2011 at 8:37pm
What makes the Canadian Education System stand out from the rest of the world?
 

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Self-Regulation: Getting Our Students To Care

I think all educators can agree that we want our students to become better self-regulated learners. However, this is a daunting task for teachers. I've spent a great deal of time trying to teach my grade 6 students various self-regulation skills such as planning, goal-setting, self-monitoring, time management, self-control, and reflection, but in past years it hasn't quite "taken" the way I hoped it would. I talk about how important this skills are until I'm blue in the face and I usually get…See More
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A Childhood Educator Is Becoming Commonplace In Teacher Training

School boards and individual teachers are seeking out new ways to improve and maintain their own learning process. Teachers with a passion for their career are routinely discovering innovative ways to brush up on skills, and to develop new methods for delivering information. Teachers know that children have a huge capacity for retaining knowledge, and that every child has their own unique way of grasping the information delivered in the classroom. A childhood educator is an expert in childhood…See More
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