islPAL Workshops for 2013
We are pleased to announce that we will be conducting 4 workshops in 2013.
Workshop 1 - Saturday 16 March 2013
Saturday 4 May 2013 - The power of a schoolwide pedagogical framework. Presented by Lindy Abawi, Joan Conway and Shauna Petersen.
Saturday 27 July 2013 - Engaging Teachers in Staff Meetings and your Schoolwide Pedagogical Framework. Presented by Eric Frangenheim
Saturday 19 October 2013 - Working with Data. Presented by Ken Turnbull and Michael Elliott
Don't forget to put these dates in your diary.
Photos from the conference and dinner.
APPEAL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS -
your help is needed......
There has been a request for extracurricular spelling strategies. Please share any effective strategies for teaching spelling in context, or recommend games in different disciplines that reinforce spelling. We are looking for strategies to use from Grades 8 - 12 across the disciplines.
Email suggestions to email@example.com with the title "Extracurricular Spelling" and we will create a space on the website for your strategies and acknowledge your contribution.
NEW FORUM TOPICS >>>>
1. Explicit Literacy Teaching - tell us how it works at your school.
2. Improving Spelling using 'Words Their Way'. This is a view only forum. You are welcome to visit and view the ongoing discussion between the people involved in this forum.
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