Month: January 2021

Tips for Using Devices at Home

A number of students are bringing computers home from school (most often Chromebooks). These devices may be part of the students’ assistive technology, part of the grades 7-12 Chromebook initiative, or they may be participating in the grade six Edwin pilot program. While we encourage students to use their devices, we recognize it’s important to …

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The Benefits of Inquiry-Based Learning & Cross-Curricular Teaching

Last year, YCMHS was one of just three high schools in the province chosen to provide a pilot program, called the Technology Advantage Program (TAP). TAP supports students in developing the competencies and skills needed to succeed in school and to pursue a career in the technology sector. While technology related innovation is at the …

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January Regional Update

We are pleased to share our January Regional Update. The theme of this month’s report is instructional innovation. Innovation in education encourages teachers and students to explore, research, and use a variety of techniques to learn something new. In this newsletter you’ll see an assortment of examples of innovation in TCRCE schools, including: The Benefits …

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