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Thursday, February 8 • 09:00 - 10:00
Blogging/Podcasting and School Leadership

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Session Description: This session will offer practical ways to blog as an element of being a highly effective school leader. In the presentation, participants who are new to blogging will have the opportunity to learn more about blogging and will be provided an opportunity to begin their first blog. More experienced participants will be able to plan the goal(s) for their blog and determine strategies to achieve these goals. Participants will learn from the presenters first hand experiences using a blog to support his work as a school leader and share some of the opportunities and challenges that blogging will present. My current blog page is at josephdumont.blogspot.com In addition, we will discuss podcasting and how this unique audio format may be used to promote school leadership. Concepts for Blogging or Podcast as part of a school leader's or teacher leader's professional practice: Create a Blog/Podcast goal - start with why you are blogging Blog/Podcast on what you know and what you want to share Use your blog/podcast to help build communication between the school and the community Use your blog/podcast to promote professional development Use your blog/podcast to strengthen your relationships to be an effective leader

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Joseph Dumont

Principal, Elk Island Catholic Schools
My name is Joseph (Joe) Dumont and I am currently the principal at Archbishop Jordan Catholic High School in Elk Island Catholic Schools.  I have been a principal, assistant principal, teacher and school counsellor in two different school districts in the Edmonton area.  I have... Read More →

Thursday February 8, 2018 09:00 - 10:00 MST
Shaw CC: Salon 3 9797 Jasper Ave
  Admin / Leadership   General Interest / Intérêt Général
  • Room Details Lecture Max Capacity - 175
  • Grade Focus General
  • Tags English