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Digital Learning in the English Classroom

A session at BIT15 - Bring IT,Together 2015

Friday 6th November, 2015

10:00am to 10:50am (EST)

Amy and Jamie spent the 2014-2015 year participating in an innovative program called the "Digital Learning Project." The focus of the project is to bring together passionate educators to "do English class differently." In a group of five schools in a variety of levels, ENG 1D, 1P, and 2D, the team co-planned and facilitated courses that centered on student voice and choice. Using a blended learning model, the teachers gave the students control to collaborate and focus on learning rather than marks.

About the speakers

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Jamie Reaburn Weir

I'm a high school English teacher in the WRDSB who has a passion for learning! Also, a mommy to two beautiful little girls!

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AmyCruickshank

Teacher @ Southwood Secondary School in Cambridge, ON. Passions: Theatre, Acting, Directing,Vegetarian Cooking, Yoga, Reading, Films, Fitness. bio from Twitter

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28 attendees

  • Amanda Spencer
  • AmyCruickshank
  • Daniel Ballantyne
  • Alanna King
  • Caroline Seward
  • Colin Jagoe
  • Colline Bell
  • Darkest Canuck
  • Eric Brink
  • Derrick Schellenberg
  • Emmet Mellow
  • Jennifer Van Dusseldorp
  • Joan Savoie
  • Joanne Kenney
  • Currie's Minions
  • Donald LeBel
  • eva thompson
  • Louise Owen
  • David Martino
  • Monika
  • Derrick Schellenberg
  • Mrs. Loftus
  • Jamie Reaburn Weir
  • Barb Omland
  • Patt Olivieri
  • middlemissteaches
  • Derek Stenton
  • Tim Kivell

6 trackers

  • Aaron Puley
  • Linda Vandeven
  • Tamara Johnson
  • Janet Broder
  • Shannon Simpson
  • Aaron Vedder

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Time 10:00am10:50am EST

Date Fri 6th November 2015

Short URL

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Official session page

msjweir.wordpress.com

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