Chromebooks or iPads: What Devices Should I Buy For My School?

I'm often asked my opinion on what devices one should buy. There's no one-size-fits-all answer. That said, my standard answer to "Chromebooks or iPads?" is BOTH. The trend for some time, at least in the elementary schools that I have experience with, was to buy oodles of iPads. I've seen that trend shift lately to … Continue reading Chromebooks or iPads: What Devices Should I Buy For My School?

iOS Accessibility Features

If you have an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch, there are a lot of powerful built-in accessibility features that can help all of us - but especially those of us that may need some additional support with reading and writing. I recently presented on some of these features, so rather than re-type them, I'll embed … Continue reading iOS Accessibility Features

Integrating Pedagogical Documentation in Junior Grades – Beginning Our Journey

I am beginning a new journey this year as a grade four homeroom teacher. I have been teaching grade four Core French for many years (and will continue to do so) but after having over 400 students/year, I am loving the chance to have more time to get to know a smaller group of students. … Continue reading Integrating Pedagogical Documentation in Junior Grades – Beginning Our Journey