This week, I sat down with New Westminster Secondary Principal John Tyler. John is a member of the BCPVPA Technology Committee, has been instrumental in launching the recent professional learning webinar series and is the author of the recently released book, Networked Youth: What Every Parent Needs to Know about Online Behaviour. In this episode John and Kevin talk about…read more
With the encouragement and support of my daughter I recently joined a CrossFit gym as she had done the same. In addition, fellow Board member Darren Danyluk took up CrossFit a few years ago and he has been my role model as I continually bother him with questions and ask him to share his stories of how he…read more
In this blog post I share the first BCPVPA Podcast, a conversation I had with Woody Bradford, BCPVPA, Manager, Professional Learning and, effective July, Assistant Superintendent, Langley School District.
School leaders in BC and beyond are facing the challenges of adequately preparing students to be successful in a rapidly changing world. For several decades, the most prevalent term used to describe the future-ready shift needed in schools has been 21st Century Learning. Personally, I have an issue with…read more
As this blog continues to develop I hope that it provides an opportunity for us to do some sharing. As I travel and visit as many districts as I can during the course of my term, I hope that my posts will help you to better understand the successes and challenges, both common and unique, faced by your…read more