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Global Guru Ranking – 2017

Global Gurus just announced that Michael Fullan has attained rank #8 in the Education category.

The Global Gurus website states that they are:

“… a research organization. We make our revenue from our advertisers at our sites and not from a GURU or GURU candidate.  Unlike other “Top Guru” or “Best…” lists out there, we do not sell our rankings nor do we give any ranking consideration to organizations who advertise. All Global Guru Sites choose remarkable leaders who makes an impact and who from people who took time to vote for them.

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Engage the world: Change the world: Global Deep Learning Lab 2017 – Toronto, Ontario

New Pedagogies for Deep Learning is pleased to announce the Global Deep Learning Lab (May 1-3, 2017) at the Toronto Sheraton Centre. The three-day event will be attended by NPDL partners from Australia, Finland, Netherlands, New Zealand, United States, Uruguay, and many others want to explore deep learning.

For more information on this exciting event, please click here

To find out more about New Pedagogies for Deep Learning please click here

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Deep Learning in a Digital World

We would like to thank The Learning Exchange for producing a series of videos from Quest 2016. The theme of Quest was “Deep Learning in a Digital World” and the speakers in this resource address the characteristics of deep learning but also deal with issues of equity, diversity, educational change and global citizenship. Speakers include:
Sarah Prevette
Tony Glover
Peter Skillen
Michael Fullan
Carol Campbell
Andy Hargreaves
Rafranz Davis

 

About Quest:
Every year the York Region District School Board’s Quest Conference brings together members of the educational community from around the world.

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Just Released: Ontario Ministry of Education Videos

The Ontario Ministry of Education filmed a series of 10 short videos (5 minutes each) on Leadership with Michael Fullan. These video clips cover a range of new ideas from Michael Fullan’s recent work on ‘leadership for deep learning’.

The videos can be viewed on the MichaelFullan.ca YouTube Channel or The Learning Exchange.

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Google Blog: Créer sa Propre Finlande

Il me fait plaisir de vous transmettre la version française de Find your own Finland, Créer sa propre Finlande. Le texte et le diagramme ont été révisés et son équipe et il peuvent être utilisés dans vos organisations.

Merci à Claude St-Cyr, Directeur de projet, Foundation Lucie et André Chagnon et Marc Denis pour la traduction. 

En collaboration avec Google, Michael a écrit un blog pour Google’s Keyword, leur destination centrale pour les dernières nouvelles mises à jour et des histoires à l’intérieur de Google.

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Role of the School Leader – November Learning Podcast

This podcast was produced by Alan November, Founder of November Learning, in partnership with Cisco Education and covers select concepts of the role of the school leader in building cultures that support innovation.

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 January 2017

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Five District Case Studies: California’s Golden Opportunity

We are pleased to publish the district case studies are published by Michael Fullan, and supported by the Stuart Foundation. California is committed to improving it’s education performance statewide and we believe there are enough forces aligned to make this result a distinct possibility. The actions and coordinated efforts we are taking are practical and realistic.

The districts are:

  1. Corona Norco Unified School District
  2. Fresno Unified School District
  3. Long Beach Unified School District
  4. Twin Rivers Unified School District
  5. Whittier Unified School District

Corona Norco Unified School District

We conducted four main case studies as part of our Stuart Foundation Grant to examine the concept of Professional Capital in action: Fresno Unified,

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Developing Humanity: Education’s Emerging Role

Developing Humanity:
Education’s Emerging Role

This 3-page article, written by Michael Fullan for Principal Connections, the Catholic Principals’ Council, addresses declining student engagement in traditional classrooms, the lure of the digital world, and millennials’ motivation to help humanity. The new leadership required is emerging at the school, district and system levels, in part through the New Pedagogies for Deep Learning (NPDL) and six factors outlined in the article.

December, 2016

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Learning Forward Annual Conference

Learning Forward’s 2016 Annual Conference held in Vancouver was a seminal event for professional learning in Canada. Carol Campbell and team’s ‘Study of the State of Educators’ Professional Learning’, and Fullan and Hargreaves ‘Call to Action’ garnered huge attention and endorsement. 

Fullan and Hargreaves presentation, Professional Learning and Development, is available here for download.

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Find your own Finland – Google Blog

In collaboration with Google, Michael has written a blog for Google’s Keyword, their central destination for the latest news updates and stories from inside Google.

Google has commissioned research on the Finnish teaching profession by Kantar Public, an independent social research agency, and invited Michael to submit this piece.

If you would like to read it, please click here.

 

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