Positive Parenting

Positive parenting is defined by Zero to Three as a set of parental behaviours that support a child’s capacity to love, trust, explore and learn. For a more detailed explanation, read Nine Elements That Power Positive Parenting. How does positive parenting develop the skills that children need? For more on developing these essential life skills… Read more

Tools for Creating Infographics

Infographics can be an effective way of presenting information and also a way of assessing learning. If you are looking for tools to create infographics, a recent blogpost from Richard Byrne of Free Technology for Teachers describes a couple of tools you can use and a way you can print infographic full size. To see… Read more

Infographics as Creative Assessment

Infographics are a visual representation of data. Creating them uses information, visual, and technology literacies. They can be used as a student assessment. Here’s a trailer for a video course on using infographics as creative assessment. Infographics as a Creative Assessment from Kathy Schrock on Vimeo. For the full presentation, click here. For links to… Read more