Online Pro-D

Videos

Inspirational/Motivational/To Start Your Pro-D Day

The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6XAPnuFjJc

Taylor Mali: What do Teachers Make? (3 minute slam poetry; some raw language)
www.ted.com/talks/taylor_mali_what_teachers_make.html

Every Kid Needs a Champion (Just seven minutes)
www.ted.com/talks/rita_pierson_every_kid_needs_a_champion.html

A Pep Talk from Kid President to You (YouTube)

Thinking About Education in Different Ways

TED talks with Sir Ken Robinson
www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity.html

Bring on the Learning Revolution!
www.ted.com/talks/sir_ken_robinson_bring_on_the_revolution.html

Changing Education Paradigms
www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDZFcDGpL4U

Supporting Excellence in Teaching and Learning through the Web?
www.ted.com/talks/chris_anderson_how_web_video_powers_global innovation.html

Kelowna teachers’ Flipped Classroom
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpHfTO8SW7U
www.youtube.com/watch?v=hGs6ND7a9ac&feature=relmfu
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jzr9ALqH88c&feature=plcp

Khan Academy
www.youtube.com/watch?v=gM95HHI4gLk

Benjamin Zander – How to Give an ‘A’
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTKEBygQic0

Education of the Future?
www.ted.com/pages/prizewinner_sugata_mitra
www.ted.com/talks/emily_pilloton_teaching_design_for_change.html

Ken Robinson: How to Escape Education’s Death Valley
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wX78iKhInsc

Websites

Canadian Teacher magazine www.canadianteachermagazine.com/
Alberta arpdc.ab.ca
2 Learn www.2learn.ca/
Critical Thinking Consortium tc2.ca/
OISE www.oise.utoronto.ca/ics/Teacher_Professional_Development/
UBC http://pdce.educ.ubc.ca/

Twitter

Video on how teacher can use Twitter for Pro-d www.youtube.com/watch?v=8MqUu2aIhU4
Some suggestions of WHO to follow:
Math_Johnson
Okmbio
Jonbergmann
Paulanderson
jnovakowskisd38

Some suggestions of hashtags to follow
#bclearns
#edchat
#flipclassw