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Teachers as Inquirers – The Journey Continues…

It seems that this year the professional development at Lincoln Community School Accra has been a yearlong journey of inquiry. I have already written two posts about my experiences last semester: More About Teachers as Inquirers and Teachers as Inquirers: … Continue reading

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Teachers as Inquirers – Reflections from a Facilitator

Back in October 2011, Tanja Galetti shared a post titled More About Teachers as Inquirers, introducing our eight week long in-school elementary school professional development process here at the Lincoln Community School, Accra. We were embarking on a professional journey … Continue reading

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Teachers as Inquirers – Reflections from a Learner

It was back in October 2011 that I shared a post titled More About Teachers as Inquirers, introducing a fabulous PD opportunity (Teachers Are Inquirers) organized by the Learning Council at my school, Lincoln Community School, Accra. We, the elementary … Continue reading

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Teacher inquiry leads to student inquiry

The more I read and contemplate about inspiring teachers to teach through inquiry, the more I see the forest instead of just the trees… If teachers are to become genuine facilitators of inquiry, they must be inquirers themselves! Research has … Continue reading

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Teachers as inquirers

How much do you really know about the work of your colleagues? How often have you paused during your day, week or month and thought about what another class is doing and how they are doing it? When was the … Continue reading

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Inquiry for Teachers

At a teacher leader workshop we learned some valuable lessons about how to get the most out of our Professional Learning Community (PLC) work. One thing I noticed is that the type of deep thinking that is needed for PLC’s … Continue reading

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