Monthly Archives: March 2014

Focus on Beginners: What do you Need to Start Connecting?

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As we have travelled throughout the province this week, we have heard loud and clear that we need an easier entry point for our education leaders to start the connecting process.

Last Tuesday, connected leaders met to discuss how they became connected leaders – the catalyst that got them started.  Here are some of the things we learned.  Which of these do you need?  Which of these can you bring to a leader you know to help them connect?

1. TIME!  When can we possibly find the time to connect?

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Educators are busy.  Nobody disputes that!  But could connecting actually make your life easier?  YES IT CAN!  You can pose a question on Twitter 24/7 and get an answer in minutes.  We have heard many stories with this theme.

Learn to make time.  Start with 15 minutes each day.  Some of us do “Tea and Twitter”,  some of us start…

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Another Ottawa Reminder

Students and Parents,

Our trip to Ottawa on May 21st through 23rd is coming soon.  51 students and staff will be travelling with Brightspark to our capital city.

Some reminders for those travelling,

  1. Final payment of $173 is due on the 28th of March

Students will receive further information as our travel dates approach until then it is school, school, and more school.

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