- published: 30 Sep 2017
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Dear youtube, Even though this video might not be one of the most relaxing ones I still hope that you enjoy it. So first things first: I will be moving to Canada at the end of August 2012. The reason for this is the fact that I finally managed to get a job as a kindergarten/elementary school teacher at St. John's School in Vancouver, BC! *cheer* I think I had to share this piece of information with you because it will change my life quite much. Besides there might be a chance to receive some precious tips/recommendations from you if you should happen to live in Canada or perhaps have travelled there already. So as usual - thanks for watching, I'm looking forward to reading your comments/messages/whatever! :) All the best - Ken P.S. Did you like the music? It was provided by a yout...
Chris Kennedy is the father of four young children and the husband to an amazing woman. When not busy as a husband and father he is the Superintendent of Schools with the West Vancouver School District. Chris is a passionate teacher and strong advocate for public education. You can connect with Chris through his Culture of Yes blog—cultureofyes.ca and on Twitter @ chrkennedy. A copy of the slides shown during this talk can be found here: http://www.slideshare.net/chrkennedy/parenting-wishes-hopes-and-dreams-for-my-kids-schooling In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group...
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An inspiring rally where about one hundred teachers and their supporters gather to protest the deteriorating conditions in the BC public school system caused by chronic underfunding of the system by the BC Liberal government over the past 13 years. Speakers include Jim Sinclair, Patti Bacchus, Glen Hansman, and Adrian Dix. Any money raised from video views will go to the BCTF/VTF strike fund.
http://vancouver.katu.com/content/former-vancouver-high-school-teacher-preparing-liftoff Dottie Metcalf-Lindenberger taught at Hudson's Bay High School for five years and now she's a mission specialist for NASA. She will be blasting off into space early Monday morning on the Space Shuttle Discovery with Eugene native James Dutton, Jr. at the helm. http://vancouver.katu.com/content/former-vancouver-high-school-teacher-preparing-liftoff
Shelley Wright is a teacher/education blogger living in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Currently, she serves as the high school learning consultant for Prairie South Schools. Her passion in education is social justice, global education and helping students make the world a better place. Shelley is currently working on a PhD in Curriculum & Instruction, with a focus on mobile technology & literacy in the developing world. She blogs at Wright's Room. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized ...
We are expecting to learn more today from the B-C Public School Employers' Association about the state of contract talks with the province's teachers. B-C's 41-thousand teachers have been without a contract since last June.
Skyview High School Teacher/Librarian Mark Ray is the 2012 Washington Teacher of the Year, as determined by the state Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. He's the first teacher from Southwest Washington to ever win this prestigious award.
How did a class from inner-city Vancouver end up on the top of Mount Kilimanjaro? It started with a teacher at Britannia's Streetfront Alternative Program who’s all about taking risks. Video by Christopher Cheung. (Music: “Springlish,” by Gillicuddy: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/)
For many years Andy has been teaching classes at SUCCESS. The students are all immigrants looking for employment. Andy's classes prepare them to get a job, made easier, when they are able to speak without their accents. You can see his Method at work.