Screen capture of a live-streamed PD session facilitated by an RRC pre-service teacher
FSD's Unique Partnership
with Red River College in the News
Frontier School Division is front page news in the December 2014 issue of Manitoba Town & Country, published by the Winnipeg Free Press. The lead story, The Global Classroom by Jennifer McFee, describes a unique partnership struck between between FSD's science consultant Jacqueline Montieth and Red River Community College's instructor-developer of teacher education, Eva Brown.
The big idea behind the collaboration was to merge FSD's recent foray into live-streamed virtual field trips with RRC's "Flipping PD", an initiative that instructs teachers on technology use in the classroom. Of course, FSD's technology department, Rightclick, is also an integral partner in making live-streamed events happen.
The joint effort included a series of presentations on "The Science of Life in Churchill" by Duke of Marlborough School...
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