Category Archives: 8 Professional Practice

EDU 6949 – Internship Reflection – Participating in a Professional Community

8.1 Participating in a Professional Community – Relationships with colleagues are characterized by mutual support and cooperation. During my internship, I had the opportunity to participate in the Professional Learning Community (PLC) meetings for the Geometry teachers (6 teachers). It … Continue reading

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Course Reflection – EDU 6942

“The teacher fosters and manages a safe and inclusive learning environment that takes into account: physical, emotional and intellectual well-being.” If it had not been clear before, this point makes it clear the teacher is working with real people and … Continue reading

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Characteristics of an effective educator

To be an effective teacher you need to like the children you teach. This may sound obvious, but it is still true. When I worked as a substitute teacher in California, I regularly filled in for a high school pre-calculus … Continue reading

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