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/index.php/en/

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