Welcome to our Blog! We are the Personalized Learning and Technology Cohort in the Bachelor of Education at UBC. Follow us as we engage in discussion, reflection and artifact collection during our year long elementary practicum and learning journey!

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Dyslexia is Real On Friday I had the opportunity to attend an informative workshop on Dyslexia, presented by the Learning Disabilities association. The first presenter was Nancy Young.  Nancy presented us with many facts and techniques/strategies to aid students who may be struggling, either with dyslexia or other learning challenges. ‘Learning to read is a

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Pro-D – Dyselxia

Last Friday the Pro-Day that I attended was on the top of Dyslexia, and the challenges many children face when they are trying to learn. The conference was very interesting, it gave an insight into some of the research done in showing brain pathways that are used for reading and writing, and these are not

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Professional Development

On Friday I got the opportunity to attend a conference related to dyslexia. I was surprised at the amount of information I got to absorb and learn from the two speakers. Some of the things that really stood out for me were the ways in which the speakers discussed the topic of dyslexia. One of

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Pro-D Sharing

Day 1 – CUEBC I had late night hockey on Thursday and was not able to fall asleep until around 2:00 am. Waking up at 6:45 am was a challenge but I got it done. It was all worth it as our cohort hockey team won! 7 – 3 for the Bad Apples! Most of

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