The Truly Modern School

A Dreaming/Building/Sharing/Exploring Podcast

Fashion and Future: Trey M

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Trey M is a @TVDSB student graduating in June 2020.  He once saw himself on an academic path, but has fallen in love with fashion and plans to attend @RyersonU.  Trey shares his journey, ideas, and energy on the podcast.  He also shares his fashions on @Instagram @trey_.m._

Modern Heritage and History: Dorothy Palmer

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Our newest @TVDSBGlobal podcast features Dorothy Palmer @ACOLondonOnt. Ms. Palmer shares thoughts on learning via heritage properties, the value of neighbourhoods like @WortleyVillage, and her experiences as a student, teacher, parent, and grandparent.

Expanding English: Joel Booker

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In this @TVDSBGlobal episode, @BookerMaster shares his thoughts on the value of life experience, the transferable nature of English @TVDSB, and all the great things happening at @Oakridge_SS.

What Makes School Special: Ryan Valdron

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Really excited to share my @TVDSBGlobal podcast chat with @ClassicRockRV @ClassicRock981. Listen in as Ryan shares his memories of school, his thoughts on education today, and his hopes for his two boys as they begin their school journey.

“Google Awareness” and Global Connections: Tanya Dyke

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In the premiere episode of season three, we share our conversation with Tanya Dyke.  She introduces the idea of "Google Awareness".  As well, Tanya explores the value of guest teachers, exploratory learning, and all the great things happening in Elgin County.

Looking Back and Thinking Forward: Part II

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As season two comes to a close, Bill and Tim reflect on the @TVDSBGlobal stories they've shared, and all of the innovative learning happening @TVDSB.

Learning For Life: Aiden and Noah

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This week, we add Student Voice to our look @MedwayHS @TVDSB Guitar Building Class.  Aiden and Noah share the value of learning to learn, a positive perception of setbacks, and the transferable value of technology education.

Learning For Life: Philip Nalywaiko

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This week on the podcast, Philip Nalywaiko @TVDSB shares the @TVDSBGlobal Competencies that are at the core of his successful guitar-building class. Listen for a sample of all of the great things happenning @MedwayHS.

Learning For Life: Jon Periard

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This week, our newest @TVDSBGlobal Facilitator, Jon Periard @TVDSB, shares his journey to teaching, how he supports Global Competencies in widely different school settings, and all the great things happening @GlencoeDHS.

Laura Elliott: In Her Own Words Part II

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As @TVDSBGlobal concludes our conversation with @DirectorElliott discusses diversity as a strength, some of her highlights from her time @TVDSB, as well as her plans for the future.

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