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  • Kids These Days
    by Matthew R. Morris on October 10, 2018 at 2:20 pm

    “Kids these days” is the usual preemptive statement that is followed by what, how and why “this generation” is lacking. It does seem as though ... Read More The post Kids These Days appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • Code Switching
    by Matthew R. Morris on September 25, 2018 at 2:34 pm

    Do you think white people know we are acting when we code switch? Perhaps they are secretly in on our little white lie but enjoy ... Read More The post Code Switching appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • The Two Types of Curriculum
    by Matthew R. Morris on September 19, 2018 at 5:11 pm

    In every school, there is two types of curriculum being taught. There is what I like to call the “Big C” curriculum. This is the ... Read More The post The Two Types of Curriculum appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • Data: What Is It Really Telling Us?
    by Matthew R. Morris on September 10, 2018 at 2:19 pm

    Data. That is the basic outcome teachers are expected to provide. We do this through teaching. And although the general consensus is that educators are paid ... Read More The post Data: What Is It Really Telling Us? appeared first on Matthew R. […]

  • 5 Things To Do On The First Day Of School
    by Matthew R. Morris on August 28, 2018 at 7:41 pm

    Once the back to school advertisements begin airing every other commercial break, and the clothing stores put their summer collection on sale, you know it ... Read More The post 5 Things To Do On The First Day Of School appeared first on Matthew R. […]

I have been teaching and consulting - from primary school through adult education - since 1996. Currently an education consultant with la Commission scolaire de la Seigneurie-des-Mille-Îles in Montreal, Quebec, I believe that sharing our stories is the key to getting better together.