Monthly Archives: June 2014

June 30

Independence in Performing Arts

Last week Jeff spoke to us about how he and his team nurture independence in Performing Arts. Jeff showed us a short video of one of his classrooms that epitomized his team’s vision for independent thinking, creativity and a learner-centred classroom. Jeff then shared his team’s approach and the secret to their success: High expectations […]

June 09

All About Homework

Since launching our new online homework calendar – Show My Homework – we have heard from a range of faculties on how they are using homework to engage, stretch and challenge our students. Here are the thoughts of the Humanities, Art and Languages teams. In Humanities teachers set extended projects known as HIPs or Humanities […]