ERIC Number: EJ868713
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: N/A
New School Answers the Question: What Do We Value?
Education Canada, v49 n5 spec iss p25 2009
This September Seven Oaks School Division opened the first Big Picture-inspired Met School in Canada. For the author, as superintendent of Seven Oaks, this was an important step in the school's continuing journey to align what educators know and believe about learning with what they do about learning. In this article, the author describes what teachers, principals and superintendents value in Seven Oaks and explains why they are starting a Met School.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Alignment (Education), Educational Practices, Educational Strategies, Instructional Leadership, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Mission
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada