What Sort of Teacher Are You?

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-SA ) license In a recent article for The Atlantic, Alexandra Samuel suggests that when it comes to parents, there are three clear types: limiters, enablers and mentors. Limiters keep their children away from the internet meaning that they are kept out of the digital…

What Could Your Leader Do?

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-SA ) license While taking the reigns of the #edutweetoz rotation curation recently, Paul Browning put out the question: Q5. Leadership matters. What could your leader do to support your professional growth? #WhyITeach — Paul (@EduTweetOz) August 27, 2015 Although I engaged in some discussion at…

Doing the Right Thing

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-SA ) license The other day, I had the opportunity to attend a session run by Department of Education and Training (DET) exploring EDUSTAR and looking at ICT planning. The program came about after a government audit found that although over time schools have been provided with adequate…