Share Paper: Learn With Grandma and stop working harder then your students

  1. Pierre Poulin, iClasse, Canada
Thursday, June 22 10:15-10:35 AM Edison B

Abstract: For the past 25 years of teaching in elementary school, I have experienced many different paths to increase motivation & engagement of students... and my own. Here are some hints about a wonderful 15 years project that can be implemented anywhere with minimum preparation. This major project has 4 levels: 1- elders integration in classroom management, 2- grade 5-6 students teaching ICT to elders 3- students helping Alzheimer patients and finally leading to 4- the Learn With Grandma movement. My recent work with 1st Nations schools teachers to bring new practices in the classroom has just made my beliefs into ...