16 episodes

Rola Tibshirani invites educators to connect with many groups, organizations or individual educators to bring the learning from inside the classroom to connect with real-world projects. Rola also shares the pedagogical process and the purpose of connection based learning.

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Rola Tibshirani invites educators to connect with many groups, organizations or individual educators to bring the learning from inside the classroom to connect with real-world projects. Rola also shares the pedagogical process and the purpose of connection based learning.

    Episode #72 Patricia Fiorino

    Episode #72 Patricia Fiorino

    Patricia Fiorino shares how Social Emotional Learning is part of the academics. SEL skills are embedded in the curriculum. All students have needs and strengths, navigating students and teachers to be an environment to feel safe. When SEL is implemented students apply positive strategies, students' academic engagement is up and students see themselves as problem solvers.

    • 33 min
    Episode #71 Xena

    Episode #71 Xena

    Xena Biffert is an educator who emperors students' agency through outdoor space explorations. The environment provokes students' learning for real community projects and creativity. the students document on journals by sitting and reflecting on their inquiries from sketching to poetry. Xena hopes to continue the outdoor culture of learning and building capacity throughout the school. Through outdoor learning, the students' childhood memories will be permanent and protecting nature while navigating their own voices.

    • 41 min
    Episode #70 Tristan Nuyens

    Episode #70 Tristan Nuyens

    Tristan Nuyens empowers Ss through thinking skills to think critically and honor to collaborate through rich conversations to problem solve. The students learn to push their own autonomy and demonstrate full agency when problem-solving. By using nonpermanent vertical surfaces thinking spreads like wildfire around the room. Allowing students to read the test and have rich conversations prior to writing the test builds their confidence and develop rich conversations about learning.

    • 32 min
    Episode #69 Tania Bumstead

    Episode #69 Tania Bumstead

    Tania focuses on the students' accountability throughout the assessment process. Learning is a journey based on co-constructing learning goals, open discussions for a gradeless assessment. Visible learning for equity and ownership of the journey, from long-range planning to a clear path of expectations. Grades are negotiated and determined with the students. Applying Design thinking process with a purpose for problem-solving through makers days.

    • 39 min
    Episode #68 Lynn Thomas

    Episode #68 Lynn Thomas

    Lynn Thomas empowers her students through real-world learning opportunities. The students being researchers for social justice to empathy building for action-taking. It is important to develop social emotional learning and have students explore the Science of learning. The sustainable Global Goals are the lens to all curriculum expectations

    • 42 min
    Episode # 67 Erin Dowd

    Episode # 67 Erin Dowd

    Erin Dowd is an educator with Belouga. Belouga aligns students' impacts through the SDGs. The students explore through episodes and connect to other students working on the same contact. From Belouga's connections, the students collaborate through missions and series to real-life learning connections within their classroom or community. Opportunities to Collaborate and self reflect, taking action on how to impact others. Impact campaigns from communities around the world.

    • 40 min

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There are no other podcasts like this one out there! Rola's approach as a host to this podcast is unique and allows listeners to truly understanding the different elements of bridging their learning to real world connections... This could be through sharing learning strategies, global collaboration, communication, creation as so much more - take a listen and find out for yourself!

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