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Mentoring Conversation on CBC’s ‘The Current’

Some interesting perspectives about mentorship in political and corporate contexts. What is mentorship, what is it not, and what are its potential benefits? Arlene Dickinsen, Judy Rebick and Alex Johnston share their thoughts…. Can Mentorship Help Smash the Glass Ceiling? … Continue reading

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BCTF TTOC Research and Resources

To explore the British Columbia Teachers’ Federation research and resources regarding TTOCs (Teachers Teaching on Call), click on the link below. You will find a broad range of resources, videos and policy documents regarding the work and experiences of TTOCs. … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Delta School District Mentoring Program

At our January 20th TMBC network meeting, mentoring coordinator Heidi Gonzalez gave an overview of current mentorship initiatives in Delta School District, including selection and professional learning opportunities for mentors, as well as the organization of mentoring support for beginning … Continue reading

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TTOCs Views on School Culture

At our January 20th TMBC network meeting, Ken Christensen (Coquitlam Teachers’ Association 2nd Vice President) presented highlights of his recently completed (congratulation, Ken!) masters thesis entitled, “Teachers Teaching on Call (TTOCs): Their Views on School Culture.” To see Ken’s complete study … Continue reading

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Delta’s Teacher Mentorship Program

“Teacher induction needs to do more than just ease new teachers’ entry into their role; it needs to welcome them into a collaborative professional learning community.” Feiman-Nemser, S. (2012). Beyond Solo Teaching. Educational Leadership, 69 (8), 10-16. Last Spring, Delta’s … Continue reading

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October 28th Meeting Documents (For Your Reference)

Here are some documents you may wish to access during our Monday October 28th network meeting at Schou Education Centre (4041 Canada Way) in Burnaby. Thank you to all our contributors for generously sharing their work with us. TMBC October … Continue reading

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TMBC Network Meeting October 28, 2013

Our next Teacher Mentorship BC network meeting will be held Monday October 28th, 2013 at Schou Education Centre (4041 Canada Way in Burnaby), beginning 8:30am with morning coffee and networking time. Please RSVP and send agenda/discussion items to Anne_Hales@sd42.ca.   … Continue reading

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