Ontario Bond Hearing Nov. 26-30, 2012Marco Souza, a 17 year-old, is charged with theft under $5000, possession of stolen goods over $5000 and breaching previous bail conditions. He has a previous conviction for dangerous driving and other outstanding charges. The crown is seeking a detention order on the basis of a reverse onus, but Marco has…See More
World Class Schools, a teacher oriented video conference program, is seeking selected schools for a global project. It was founded by Michael Cunningham almost ten years ago.
World Class Schools, Ghana Debate Association, Texas Youth and Government, as well several different YMCA's all over the world, are joining together to provide you a rare and unlimited opportunity.
During the week of Nov. 26-30, 2012, we are going to make a difference in the world because we are going to bring the world to your classroom. We will all participate in the Time Project.
Our Projects This Year Are Working To Bringing Social Justice Into The Classroom Through Enhanced Legal Education.
What You Will Get By Joining
We are offering these following events.
1) Texas YMCA Mock Trial Case. Each team will include (5 students) More details will be mailed out to you in the next month. All Trials will be done in English. We are also looking for other languages for the future. All materials will be provided for the students. Sample of last year's case
Maya Angelou was right; "people will never forget how you made them feel".When was the last time you read something and felt really worried or annoyed by it? Maybe it was a text, or an email? Perhaps a post on Facebook or a Tweet? Or even a blog? And reading it gave you an instant reaction. You might have felt angry, or frustrated, or thought to your self, “What a cheek”. You might even have laughed out loud. When did that last happened to you?It’s only wordsHow can written words evoke feelings…See More
"At the school level, I think teachers need to set the agenda for PD. Most often it is district mandated or admin-selected. If teachers could choose the content, or arrange for different options, I think that would really help invest…"
"Your words "any chance to interact with more experienced teachers" are very relevant, I think, to all levels of education and professional development. Self-selected and self-driven are important too, but sometimes we need the…"
"Sara- I have taught in a younger preschool classroom and used a more emergent, self-directed approach to handwriting. We used some of the HWT materials but never worked straight from the curriculum.
I am, however, very well versed in using…"