Learning Matters – June Edition

It’s Here! The latest edition of Learning Matters has just been released. The theme for this edition continues with the HSD Deeper Learning Plan , and focuses on Leveraging Digital – Using Technology to Produce Investigators and Producers of Knowledge. Also included in this edition are stories from our schools – Connected Classrooms, Learning Partnerships, and Emoji… Read More

in: Superintendent's Magazine

Deeper Learning in the Southwood Makerspace

Over the course of the school year, the Southwood Deeper Learning team has launched a Makerspace for the school. Fundamentally, this place is an opportunity for deeper learning for our students. The students come to the Makerspace ready to rise to a challenge. Their responses to the challenge cross the curriculum. A makerspace challenge involves a process that includes questioning, designing, perfecting, sharing, and reflecting. During this process, you would expect to see the students displaying the important characteristics of Our Kid.

in: Superintendent's Magazine

Learning Matters Explores Inquiry Learning

I wonder about how I learn things as a fifty-something year-old adult. Do I only choose to learn when presented with a problem? Do I choose to learn for fun? For curiosity? For my job? What provokes me to learn? I’ve been thinking about this lately and I can come up with all kinds of provocations for my learning… READ MORE>

in: Superintendent's Magazine

Learning Matters – Dec. 2015

The latest edition of Learning Matters (Deeper Learning Special Edition) is now available for download.  LM is a Divisional Magazine of the the HSD Superintendent’s Office, and is published four-times annually. Articles within this edition include an introduction to Deeper Learning and the HSD Learning Coaches, Building a Thinking Classroom,… Read More

in: Superintendent's Magazine