In my own K-12 schooling I don’t have many examples of the way citizenship education was taught, because I don’t feel like my own schooling incorporated many of those life-long learning about democracy or becoming a good citizen that participates with great ideas that assist in our community and our country. If anything we learned… Continue reading Citizens of Our Schools
So, I love mathematics if you haven’t already gotten that from all my blogs. The complexity, the uniqueness, the usefulness, or even the way mathematics changes the way I see the smallest areas of my life. Although I love mathematics, although I am pursuing a secondary mathematics degree, and although I strived in High School… Continue reading 1 28√e Math
Dearest Intern, Unfortunately, this type of attitude towards Treaty Education continues to occur in classrooms and with our educators. This type of situation continues in our schools because of lack of education and I hope that you can express your knowledge in a way that will allow those students to become equipped with great knowledge… Continue reading The Learning Never Stops
List some of the ways that you see rehabilitation and decolonization happening throughout the narrative. How might you adapt these ideas to considering place in your own subject areas and teaching? Youth and elders and all generations in between them are all together and showing wisdom to each other through learning experiences Create a connection… Continue reading Learning is Everywhere…
Pre-Reading: How do you think that school curricula are developed? I think that curricula are created by looking at what is potentially the most important ideas and information that is needed for young individuals to be successful people in society. For example, look for ways to do well in the workforce, in University, and to be… Continue reading ⚠️ Curricula ⚠️
What does it mean to be a “good” student according to common sense? Which students are privileged by this definition of the good student? What is made impossible to see/understand/believe because of these commonsense ideas? Common sense by definition was keeping the normal status quo idea of education when given by Kumishuro. This type of… Continue reading Who’s A Good Student?!
“If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.” This is one of my favorite quotes about teaching and being an educator because I find it demonstrates all of the most important qualities I want to maintain as a teacher. This quote makes many things in education… Continue reading Teachers Teach Individuals