18 October pypchat


Handle
Time
Tweet
kassandraboyd
7:59 PM
For the next hour my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
wholeboxndice
7:59 PM
Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: The Role of the PYP Coordinator
jasongraham99
8:00 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: The Role of the PYP Coordinator
tgaletti
8:00 PM
For the next hour my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:00 PM
Introduce yourself. Tell us where are you and what your role is? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:01 PM
Jay from Bandung Indonesia Tech Coach and Gr 1 teacher #pypchat
jennysfen
8:01 PM
All tweets for the next hour are devoted to #pypchat
Shaza33
8:01 PM
Hiya, Grade 3 team leader at ISS Singapore #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:01 PM
In the Mod chair 2nite, chatting from Brisbane, Team Leader Upper Primary. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:01 PM
Kassandra from The Hague, PYP curriculum manager #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:01 PM
Here I am in Canberra #pypchat
tgaletti
8:01 PM
Hi this is Tanja. I am the Primary School Librarian at Hong Kong Academy http://t.co/6fLqqa6g #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:01 PM
For the next hour my tweets are #pypchat tweets!
jennysfen
8:02 PM
On the ferry heading home in hong kong. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:02 PM
Great to have you all here...glad the earlier timeslot didn't confuse! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:02 PM
#pypchat I'm Craig from Saigon. Curric Support Coordinator & Y4 teacher
jdweekes
8:03 PM
#pypchat Hi from Sydney. Prep Team Leader & Year 5 teacher
lindawollan
8:03 PM
Linda - ICT in Y4- 6 #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:03 PM
#pypchat I'm Mary, PYP coordinator and elementary principal at Bandung International School, lucky to work with @jasongraham99
BruceFerrington
8:03 PM
@wholeboxndice Earlier for some, later for others #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:03 PM
Shall we kickoff? #pypchat Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord?
jennysfen
8:04 PM
A1 I suppose primarily to ensure continued development of PYP in the school community #pypchat
tgaletti
8:04 PM
A1. Coordinating everything related to teaching and learning, providing leadership and guidance regarding pyp practices #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:04 PM
#pypchat The main role of the PYPC is to guide and support teachers as they implement the PYP, especially those new to inquiry learning.
wholeboxndice
8:04 PM
@Shaza33 Welcome Sharyn! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:04 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Shall we kickoff? #pypchat Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord?
wholeboxndice
8:04 PM
@BruceFerrington #pypchat...timezone true!
Saigon_Eldred
8:05 PM
#pypchat A1. Support staff on delivering PYP to students. Liaise with school management & IB
jasongraham99
8:05 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: We are kicking it off with Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:05 PM
We are kicking it off with Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:05 PM
To coordinate the paperwork ;) #pypchat #teasetweet
kassandraboyd
8:05 PM
A1: change manager, if school is new to PYP. #pypchat
Shaza33
8:05 PM
@wholeboxndice Hi there! Ready for a PYP chat! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:05 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Shall we kickoff? #pypchat Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord?
tgaletti
8:06 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat A1. Support staff on delivering PYP to students. Liaise with school management & IB
MaryCollins21
8:06 PM
#pypchat I don't thihk the PYP should have a homeroom teaching role. Her/his role is to support ALL students, often indirectly thru tchrs.
jasongraham99
8:06 PM
@Shaza33 Yes I like that, it is a leadership role very much so #pypchat
tgaletti
8:06 PM
A1. Connects all the "players", i.e. classroom teachers, specialists, support staff, students #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:06 PM
Where ru @MrFumar come join us for #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:06 PM
#pypchat A1 - To keep the PYP train on the right track
jasongraham99
8:06 PM
RT @Shaza33: RT @Shaza33: A1 Pedagogical leadership, model and support #pypchat
jennysfen
8:06 PM
#pypchat Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord?
Shaza33
8:06 PM
A1 Pedagogical leadership, model and support #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:07 PM
RT @tgaletti: RT @tgaletti: A1. Connects all the "players", i.e. classroom teachers, specialists, support staff, students #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
8:07 PM
ICT Coordinator, IB school Melbourne #pypchat Hello world!
lindawollan
8:07 PM
A1 PYP coord steers the ship - has an overview of implementation of PYP via POI #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:07 PM
RT @Shaza33: RT @Shaza33: A1 Pedagogical leadership, model and support #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:07 PM
Oh the places we #pypchat http://t.co/OzEhxC0o
wholeboxndice
8:07 PM
@jennysfen I like that emphasis on the school community Jen. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:07 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: RT @kassandraboyd: A1: change manager, if school is new to PYP. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:07 PM
RT @tgaletti: RT @tgaletti: A1. Connects all the "players", i.e. classroom teachers, specialists, support staff, students #pypchat
MmeLayman
8:07 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Shall we kickoff? #pypchat Q1. What is the primary responsibility of the PYP Coord?
wholeboxndice
8:07 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @jennysfen: A1 I suppose primarily to ensure continued development of PYP in the school community #pypchat
jennysfen
8:08 PM
@ErwinDumenden welcome to #pypchat :-)
wholeboxndice
8:08 PM
So with that common frame of reference. Q2. What other roles does the PYP Coord fulfill in your school? #pypchat
Shaza33
8:08 PM
@MaryCollins21 Yes, support and understand! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:08 PM
@MaryCollins21 Agree, it can be challenging for pypc to model and support with a class load as well. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:08 PM
Seems some pretty clear ideas of the core role. Lots of metaphors related to direction. #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:08 PM
#pypchat Yes, pedagogical leadership is crucial - PYPC has to work closely with the admin team so they fully support and also understand PYP
jasongraham99
8:08 PM
@tgaletti A1 the role that binds the pyp community, ensures cohesiveness while empowering learners, teachers etc. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:08 PM
For the next hour my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat. hello from Ghana!
jennysfen
8:08 PM
PYPCo job is huge - needs to be a team effort - so truly need to be a facilitator #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:09 PM
#pypchat Also the PYPC plays a crucial role in educating parents - planning and leading workshops etc
tgaletti
8:09 PM
@jasongraham99 I like that! #pypchat
jennysfen
8:09 PM
#pypchat about to walk home so contributions will be interrupted.
nat_ross
8:09 PM
To coordinate the delivery of the pyp in a community #pypchat
Shaza33
8:09 PM
A2 Our PYPC is also assistant principal, is that common? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:09 PM
@mlrose14 Hi Miranda, thanks for ensuring our African presence continues! #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:09 PM
#pypchat HOLA .. Coordinator from Texas..! VERY sleepy!...Sorry..5 o' clock ..I 've got 30 min..
jasongraham99
8:09 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: So with that common frame of reference. Q2. What other roles does the PYP Coord fulfill in your school? #pypchat
mlrose14
8:09 PM
Support the implementation and development of the PYP within the school community #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:09 PM
@tgaletti Like a coach on the sideline? Or more personally involved?#pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:10 PM
#pypchat A1 PYPC must have a good pedagogical understanding of PYP, inquiry & constructivist approaches.
wholeboxndice
8:10 PM
@Shaza33 I think the scale of schools determines many things. Shared roles necessitated at times. #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:10 PM
@tgaletti #pypchat.. connect, relate and reflect with all the "players"...I liked that...
tgaletti
8:10 PM
@BruceFerrington I am not sure what would be right. I prefer someone personally involved as well, right in the middle of all #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:10 PM
A2 pypc was paired with tech facilitator at my last school - it worked fairly well
Shaza33
8:11 PM
@wholeboxndice Yea, makes sense. I think there is a larger school here in Sing with a few PYPC #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:11 PM
Next year our PYPC will have a class teaching load, sharing with other Admin Leader. #pypchat
melmac6
8:11 PM
Hi from Adelaide #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:11 PM
#pypchat I'm also the elem principal which has its advantages & disadvantages. At least in my school the PYPC & principal always agree!
tgaletti
8:11 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: So with that common frame of reference. Q2. What other roles does the PYP Coord fulfill in your school? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:11 PM
@acastroferrada wow - you are dedicated! That's an early start. Welcome #pypchat
tgaletti
8:11 PM
RT @mlrose14: RT @mlrose14: Support the implementation and development of the PYP within the school community #pypchat
mlrose14
8:11 PM
@kassandraboyd I like this idea! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:11 PM
@kassandraboyd Hmm yes I like that hint hint @MaryCollins21 ;) #pypchat
Shaza33
8:11 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat Also the PYPC plays a crucial role in educating parents - planning and leading workshops etc
BruceFerrington
8:11 PM
A2 - Ours also has pastoral, management and discipline responsibilities but no classsroom teaching #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:12 PM
@wholeboxndice that would be challenging. Esp if coming from non teaching load. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:12 PM
#pypchat what was Q2?
MaryCollins21
8:12 PM
#pypchat Hi, @jasongraham99 Well I guess I live and breathe the PYP and have lots of interesting dialogue with myself! :)
MrFumar
8:12 PM
Very excited about my first #pypchat tonight! From Brisbane
wholeboxndice
8:12 PM
A2: In a growing and developing school like ours, our PYPC has an active role in the upskilling and PD of our staff. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:12 PM
@tgaletti @BruceFerrington a meddler in the middle as opposed to guide on the side? #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:12 PM
@tgaletti Agree - player/coach #pypchat
tgaletti
8:12 PM
@Shaza33 yes, here at HKA PYPC is also assistant principal #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:13 PM
“@mlrose14: @wholeboxndice doing some teaching does give some credibility #pypchat” Agree
nat_ross
8:13 PM
#pypchat Q2 a lot of what the PYPC does may depend on what the principal sees as their role.
wholeboxndice
8:13 PM
We are talking Q2: What other roles does the PYP Coord fulfill in your school? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:13 PM
#pypchat hiya @nat_ross - Skype tomorrow??
wholeboxndice
8:13 PM
Welcome my colleague @MrFumar to his debut #pypchat. First year #IBPYP teacher but loving it!
mlrose14
8:13 PM
@wholeboxndice doing some teaching does give some credibility #pypchat
melmac6
8:13 PM
1. To inspire & encourage innovative & creative teaching & learning within the PYP framework #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:13 PM
@Saigon_Eldred #pypchat INDEED! ... Agreed!..De acuerdo!,,, and based on humanistic approaches.
wholeboxndice
8:14 PM
I think that the variation to how schools utilisetheir PYP is so context specific. Whatever works for the ind. place though... #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:14 PM
#pypchat Q2 What other roles does the PYPC have in your school? @Saigon_Eldred
jasongraham99
8:14 PM
@@Saigon_Eldred Q2. What other roles does the PYP Coord fulfill in your school? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:14 PM
@mlrose14 @BruceFerrington yes, I like "meddler in the middle". From the side line it always looks different #pypchat
melmac6
8:14 PM
@jennysfen yes continued development & growth #pypchat
Shaza33
8:14 PM
I like the idea of keeping some kind of teaching role for the PYPC #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:15 PM
Shall we look into Q3. What are the qualities of a good PYP Coord? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:15 PM
@mlrose14 @wholeboxndice I think it's great when PYPC can model lessons, team-teach to give teachers new to inquiry support #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:15 PM
Slight side Q...can we get a show of hands of those who are PYPC currently? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:15 PM
@MrFumar welcome to #pypchat
lindawollan
8:16 PM
We are a big school over 3 campuses - PYPC has hands full with planning, ensuring connections with local networks, mentoring #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:16 PM
@kjinquiry welcome Kath! #pypchat
nat_ross
8:16 PM
Me! “@wholeboxndice: Slight side Q...can we get a show of hands of those who are PYPC currently? #pypchat”
wholeboxndice
8:16 PM
As always, remember to use the #pypchat hashtag so all our chatters can see and respond.
mlrose14
8:16 PM
@wholeboxndice I am PYPC here at LCS in Accra, Ghana. No teaching load and un-specific duties in role as ES assistant principal #pypchat
tgaletti
8:16 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Shall we look into Q3. What are the qualities of a good PYP Coord? #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:16 PM
#pypchat Yes, the utilisation of the PYPC is so context specific, which is why I think the IB doesn't stipulate the time allowance.
kjinquiry
8:16 PM
Thought I'd be in transit but I'm here. In Bangkok. I see PYP coordinators all over the world. Very different. very interesting!! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:16 PM
#pypchat A2. Our PYPC is also primary school deputy across 3 campuses
wholeboxndice
8:17 PM
@BruceFerrington Don't tell me Bruce, they should display all the LP? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:17 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: In my opinion the best PYPC's know how to ask the right QUESTIONS of teachers as they plan. #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:17 PM
#pypchat A good PYPC needs to be an effective pedagogical leader, able to create a culture in which there is commitment to inquiry & PYP.
kassandraboyd
8:17 PM
Q3 Good listener, differentiates to meet needs of diff. tchrs, time-management, creative thinker, problem solver #pypchat
tgaletti
8:17 PM
A3. They inspire and are very knowledgeable in theory and practice #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:17 PM
In my opinion the best PYPC's know how to ask the right QUESTIONS of teachers as they plan. #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:17 PM
Q2 #pypchat connect own school with IB community, other schools and beyond
jasongraham99
8:17 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Shall we look into Q3. What are the qualities of a good PYP Coord? #pypchat
Shaza33
8:17 PM
A3 Current and relevant #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:17 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: As always, remember to use the #pypchat hashtag so all our chatters can see and respond.
wholeboxndice
8:17 PM
@kjinquiry Glad you could make it Kath. #pypchat
Shaza33
8:18 PM
RT @tgaletti: A3. They inspire and are very knowledgeable in theory and practice #pypchat Yes and can motivate
tgaletti
8:18 PM
@kjinquiry I agree, they facilitate and guide. But also know when a clear answer is needed. Just questions doesn't alway help #pypchat
mlrose14
8:18 PM
I taught 50% PE in one school where I was PYPC and now I'm full release time but spend as much of my days as possible in classes #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:18 PM
A3 - listener, knowledgeable, caring, thinker etc #pypchat
melmac6
8:18 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: In my opinion the best PYPC's know how to ask the right QUESTIONS of teachers as they plan. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:18 PM
A3 similar to all quality leaders. Support staff failures and celebrate successes #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:18 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: In my opinion the best PYPC's know how to ask the right QUESTIONS of teachers as they plan. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:18 PM
RT @tgaletti: RT @tgaletti: A3. They inspire and are very knowledgeable in theory and practice #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:19 PM
#pypchat The PYPC has to create the necessary conditions for effective collaborative planning and reflection in which tchrs are inquirers.
tgaletti
8:19 PM
RT @jdweekes: RT @jdweekes: Q3. Flexible, enthusiastic & knowledgeable keen to facilitate teaching & learning #pypchat
Shaza33
8:19 PM
@alisoneducates HI Alison! #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:19 PM
They are also good "brokers" between policy/theory/IB and classroom practice. And that takes a lot of skill #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:19 PM
@wholeboxndice Yep - they should model life long learning #pypchat
alisoneducates
8:19 PM
PYPC should also be knowledgeable about best practice that is related to (but not directly) IBPYP to keep contributions relevant. #PYPchat
jdweekes
8:19 PM
Q3. Flexible, enthusiastic & knowledgeable keen to facilitate teaching & learning #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:19 PM
I see that the PYPC should be an advocate and champion for PYP in all phases of our school and community. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:20 PM
For those who are not PYPC, what kind of things do PYPC do to help you? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:20 PM
@esgo34 Hey welcome! #pypchat
esgo34
8:20 PM
hi everybody #pypchat
tgaletti
8:20 PM
@wholeboxndice I like that "a champion for PYP" #pypchat
mlrose14
8:21 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat The PYPC has to create the necessary conditions for effective collaborative planning and reflection in which ...
wholeboxndice
8:21 PM
@kjinquiry @tgaletti Even better! #pypchat
nat_ross
8:21 PM
A3, knowledgable but not a know-it-all, still considers themself a learner #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:21 PM
#pypchat Q3: Also Empathetic, observant, efficient.. and have PYP not only in his/her mind... in the heart!
esgo34
8:21 PM
Flexible, a guide #pypchat
mlrose14
8:21 PM
Offering access to resources that support understanding, planning and assessment is a big part of role too. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:21 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: For those who are not PYPC, what kind of things do PYPC do to help you? #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:21 PM
#pypchat Yes @jasongraham99 -they really need to model PYP attitudes - enthusiasm when it's time to celebrate & empathy when tchrs struggle
kjinquiry
8:21 PM
@tgaletti @wholeboxndice A champion for inquiry? :) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:22 PM
So many good environments if we have our PYPCs doing these things! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:22 PM
RT @mlrose14: RT @mlrose14: Offering access to resources that support understanding, planning and assessment is a big part of role too. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:22 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat The PYPC has to create the necessary conditions for effective collaborative planning and reflection in which ...
tgaletti
8:22 PM
@kjinquiry they also have to be good in connecting people, in making a diverse group of people connect & collaborate, can be tricky #pypchat
mlrose14
8:22 PM
@MaryCollins21 PYPC also has to be a good collaborator themselves #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:22 PM
@esgo34 hey Sue welcome to #pypchat
Shaza33
8:22 PM
@MaryCollins21 @jasongraham99 Yes, sometimes we forget to celebrate the positives! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:23 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q4. If you had one piece of advice for a new PYP Coord, what would it be? #pypchat or for those who are...what was be ...
mlrose14
8:23 PM
Staying focused on vision and streamlining initiatives for staff. I feel like an advocate for teachers in many ways. #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:23 PM
@nat_ross #pypchat... I liked that.. considers themselves a learner..
wholeboxndice
8:23 PM
Q4. If you had one piece of advice for a new PYP Coord, what would it be? #pypchat or for those who are...what was best advice u received?
Saigon_Eldred
8:23 PM
#pypchat what was Q3? Missing lads of posts here
tgaletti
8:23 PM
@kjinquiry @wholeboxndice Yes! #pypchat
MrFumar
8:23 PM
#pypchat Q3. PYPC should have some involvement or input into "selling the PYP" to community i.e. parents
tgaletti
8:24 PM
@mlrose14 you are a wondeful advocate for teachers and students! #pypchat
Shaza33
8:24 PM
RT @jasongraham99: RT @jasongraham99: A4, know the people you work with. As with any leadership position. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:24 PM
@MrFumar Good thought Joey. Especially in a school new to #pyp like ours! #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:24 PM
@tgaletti Yes. Willing to have 'courageous conversations" -to (gulp) challenge!! #pypchat
mlrose14
8:24 PM
Advice: Use your PYP Action Plan to guide and prioritize what you are doing in your school. Make sure Action Plan is a living doc...#pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:24 PM
#pypchat I also see it as my role to encourage tchrs to get on twitter and make use of social networking - it's all PD! @jasongraham99
jasongraham99
8:24 PM
A4, know the people you work with. As with any leadership position. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:24 PM
Is this more difficult to do when sharing role as teacher evaluator? @MaryCollins21 @jasongraham99 empathy when tchrs struggle #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:24 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q4. If you had one piece of advice for a new PYP Coord, what would it be? #pypchat or for those who are...what was be ...
tgaletti
8:24 PM
@mlrose14 and providing access to professional development, facilitating the learning for the teachers #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:25 PM
@jasongraham99 True that Jay. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:25 PM
Nice! RT @mlrose14: Advice: Use your PYP Action Plan to guide and prioritize what you are doing in your school. #livingdoc #pypchat
mlrose14
8:25 PM
RT @jasongraham99: RT @jasongraham99: A4, know the people you work with. As with any leadership position. #pypchat
alisoneducates
8:25 PM
Provide "just in time" & relevant support for teams depending on the ideas that are being worked through - not one size fits all #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:25 PM
A4 all the vision, pyp stuff isnt going to make a difference if you dont have sound people skills #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:25 PM
Just to refresh, after sharing ideas about the rolesand resp. of PYPC we are talking about advice for new PYPC. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:25 PM
“@MrFumar:Thanks! This is great PYP pd!” #pypchat great access to so many like minded teachers and learners --- and it's free!
tgaletti
8:25 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q4. If you had one piece of advice for a new PYP Coord, what would it be? #pypchat or for those who are...what was be ...
tgaletti
8:26 PM
A4. Be visible and involved in the day-to-day learning. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:26 PM
RT Q4. If you had one piece of advice for a new PYP Coord, what would it be? #pypchat Best advice ever received as a PYPC?
MaryCollins21
8:26 PM
#pypchat Good advice? Keep in trying to ensure commitment to PYP even when some individual don't support you. Focus on where you want to go
Saigon_Eldred
8:26 PM
@alisoneducates great point about no tone size fits all #pypchat
Shaza33
8:26 PM
A4 Engage the teachers in discussions, visit classrooms! #pypchat
esgo34
8:26 PM
Be willing to try things that may challenge you as a teacher #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:27 PM
Keep teaching. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:27 PM
A4 best advice: get in the classroom as often as possible, team teach #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:27 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: RT Q4. If you had one piece of advice for a new PYP Coord, what would it be? #pypchat Best advice ever received as a ...
wholeboxndice
8:27 PM
RT @Shaza33: RT @Shaza33: A4 Engage the teachers in discussions, visit classrooms! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:27 PM
@jasongraham99 SO TRUE! #pypchat
mlrose14
8:27 PM
RT @esgo34: Be willing to try things that may challenge you as a teacher #pypchat Embody the Learner Profile attributes!
wholeboxndice
8:27 PM
For all those new to #pypchat...welcome to our frenetic chat pace!
nat_ross
8:27 PM
A4: know that everyone is at a different stage of their journey. #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:27 PM
@alisoneducates agreed shud integrate host country curric with pyp if that needs to be the case in state skools, can be complex #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:28 PM
Some great advice...imagine the school that had all of the amazing #pypchatters working together! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:28 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: RT @kassandraboyd: A4 best advice: get in the classroom as often as possible, team teach #pypchat
esgo34
8:28 PM
A4. Ask PYPC to teach with you #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:28 PM
@jasongraham99 I agree too, people skills and strength with collaboration #pypchat
tgaletti
8:28 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat A4, don't assume you know it all or more than everyone else on staff
kassandraboyd
8:28 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: For all those new to #pypchat...welcome to our frenetic chat pace! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:28 PM
RT @nat_ross: RT @nat_ross: A4: know that everyone is at a different stage of their journey. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:28 PM
#pypchat A4, don't assume you know it all or more than everyone else on staff
Shaza33
8:29 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:29 PM
@wholeboxndice do u k ow any school which would take us all #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:29 PM
Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:29 PM
Let's move forward...Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat pls RT
lindawollan
8:29 PM
Demonstrate a love of life-long learning #pypchat
tgaletti
8:29 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: @tgaletti Yes. Willing to have 'courageous conversations" -to (gulp) challenge!! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:29 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat Yes, people skills are crucial! Diversity of opinion is healthy - we want our students to be critical thinke ...
Saigon_Eldred
8:29 PM
#pypchat u hear so many say 'I will get into the classrooms' or similar, but never do . . . Make the time to do it
MaryCollins21
8:29 PM
#pypchat Yes, people skills are crucial! Diversity of opinion is healthy - we want our students to be critical thinkers so encourage debate!
acastroferrada
8:30 PM
@wholeboxndice #pypchat... that will be awesome! ..
arroyo24
8:30 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: In my opinion the best PYPC's know how to ask the right QUESTIONS of teachers as they plan. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:30 PM
@kjinquiry Yes because after all its a team effort, not just one person. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:30 PM
“@wholeboxndice: Let's move forward...Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat pls RT”
tgaletti
8:30 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat
melmac6
8:30 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:30 PM
“@kjinquiry: Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat” Gr8 idea
tgaletti
8:30 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Let's move forward...Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat pls RT
arroyo24
8:30 PM
#pypchat Hi to all! Sorry for the late arrival is actually very early here
kassandraboyd
8:30 PM
very important! RT @Saigon_Eldred: so many say I will get into the classrooms or similar, but never do . . . Make the time to do it #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:30 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Let's move forward...Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat pls RT
melmac6
8:30 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: Keep teaching. #pypchat
MrFumar
8:31 PM
A4- A great PYPC is someone who can inspire and drive staff to be greater #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:31 PM
#pypchat I'm finding so many new people in #pypchat to follow
jennysfen
8:31 PM
RT @kjinquiry: Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat - so true!
wholeboxndice
8:31 PM
@arroyo24 Thanks for making the time to join us! #pypchat
arroyo24
8:31 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: RT @kassandraboyd: A4 best advice: get in the classroom as often as possible, team teach #pypchat
irantimega
8:31 PM
Jump in for #pypchat Seems Im soooo late.
MaryCollins21
8:31 PM
#pypchat @Saigon_Eldred Yes, making it obvious that you're learning so much from others is so important. I learn loads from @jasongraham99 !
jennysfen
8:31 PM
Sorry for the step out - home now and back to #pypchat - what Q are we on?
wholeboxndice
8:31 PM
My A4: Ask the question - "How can I further support you in your pyp learning and enaction?' #pypchat
mlrose14
8:32 PM
RT @tgaletti: RT @tgaletti: A4. Be visible and involved in the day-to-day learning. #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:32 PM
A good peek into an EC tech infused lrnr centered class via @sjgorman http://t.co/Bte2DfdO #edchat #edtech #pypchat #ibpyp #scteach
wholeboxndice
8:32 PM
@Saigon_Eldred And they are finding you Craig! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:32 PM
If youve just tuned in Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:32 PM
@CamiBrotherton I think development needs to mean different things at different times - context is everything! :-) #pypchat
alisoneducates
8:32 PM
@Shaza33 Yes! Visit classes. Meaningful contributions/suggestions are impossible without the knowledge of what is really happening #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:32 PM
RT @MrFumar: RT @MrFumar: A4- A great PYPC is someone who can inspire and drive staff to be greater #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:32 PM
@Saigon_Eldred simple out, empathy for others on their learning journey through the pyp. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:32 PM
@irantimega Hey there Mega welcome!! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:32 PM
@jennysfen Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:32 PM
@jennysfen Q5. How does the PYP Coordinator work with other leaders of the school to drive PYP? #pypchat
Shaza33
8:33 PM
A5 Invite them into the classrooms as well, shared vision #pypchat
tgaletti
8:33 PM
RT @CamiBrotherton: RT @CamiBrotherton: @Saigon_Eldred simple out, empathy for others on their learning journey through the pyp. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:33 PM
A5 - I think someone may have mentioned this , but the PYP Action Plan after Auth. or Eval visit is a good focal point for LST #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:33 PM
I think it is vital the PYPC and School leaders are driving the same messages. PYP is not a part of what we do, it helps shape it! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:33 PM
@jessievaz12 Join us for #pypchat
mlrose14
8:33 PM
MT @wholeboxndice: Ask the question - "How can I further support you in your pyp learning?' #pypchat I ask- what can I do for you?
BruceFerrington
8:33 PM
A5 - some conflict with upper part of school as they don't do MYP or Diploma #pypchat
nat_ross
8:33 PM
#pypchat A5: infect them with a passion for pyp
Shaza33
8:33 PM
@alisoneducates Well said. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:34 PM
@mlrose14 @wholeboxndice I like that because sometimes I am not sure what kind of help I need... #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:34 PM
Half hour to go @wholeboxndice doing great job at moderating #pypchat
arroyo24
8:34 PM
#pypchat A5 collaboration, shared leadership, reflection and the development of a learning community
wholeboxndice
8:34 PM
@BruceFerrington That's an interesting discussion Bruce. We have MYP but no DP. Certainly it makes IB more prominent. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:34 PM
RT @kjinquiry: RT @kjinquiry: Seek regular feedback from teams/individuals about your work - just as you would in a classroom. #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:35 PM
@jessievaz12 @sjgorman #pypchat.. Thanks!
jennysfen
8:35 PM
wholeboxndice so true - all members of the leadership team need to be on the same page - philosophy of IB #pypchat (last attempt!)
Saigon_Eldred
8:35 PM
#pypchat A5. PYPC often has to convince admin & board . .
MrFumar
8:35 PM
#pypchat A5- everyone on board working towards the same goal
wholeboxndice
8:35 PM
@jasongraham99 Thanks Jay. Loving the dialogue. Have to send these archives to our active and busy PYPC. #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:35 PM
At my first pyp chat and obviously not quite doing something right?! Interesting reading your thoughts, pypchat complex role #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:35 PM
Great advice on how to be a professional inquirer via @kjinquiry: Seek regular fdbk from others about ur work. #ibpyp #edchat #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:35 PM
RT @wholeboxndice:it is vital PYPC and School ldrs drive the same messages. PYP is not a part of what we do, it helps shape it! #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:36 PM
#pypchat Q5; be very observant of the needs as you go.. training, model, sharing thoughts and different perspectives
jessievaz12
8:36 PM
What to say to tchrs who want to collaborate but have no time? #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:36 PM
Welcome Nicolette! #pypchat If you're a 2 or 3 programme school make sure that the WHOLE school is committed to the learner profile.
esgo34
8:36 PM
Q5 Being on the same page is crucial #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:36 PM
RT @jasongraham99: RT @jasongraham99: Half hour to go @wholeboxndice doing great job at moderating #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:37 PM
@mlrose14 Especially as admin have their own S & P. #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:37 PM
@mlrose14 @wholeboxndice that can be a big question if you don't really know what the pypc can do for you. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:37 PM
@MaryCollins21 Yes!! The LP is a wonderful thread for the school. Great focal point for Senior Admin & whole school PD #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:37 PM
RT @acastroferrada: RT @acastroferrada: #pypchat Q5; be very observant of the needs as you go.. training, model, sharing thoughts and different perspectives
wholeboxndice
8:37 PM
That issue of continuity so important. #IBPYP is not just what happens between bells in classrooms. #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:37 PM
@CamiBrotherton Ideas in #pypchat fly faster than... Good luck keeping up! (I never can)
wholeboxndice
8:38 PM
Q6 a good one for new #pypeople like @MrFumar "What can the PYP Coordinator do to support teachers new to PYP?" #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:38 PM
What amountoif time do others have in their schools for PD versus paperwork and planning after school? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:38 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q6. What can the PYP Coordinator do to support teachers new to PYP? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:38 PM
RT @lindawollan: RT @lindawollan: Whole admin team need to be committed to philosophy of PYP #pypchat
almiratantri
8:38 PM
@wholeboxndice #pypchat pyp coordinator needs to be a good role model... Not only obligating but modeling...
jennysfen
8:38 PM
@acastroferrada Thanks for joining us! #pypchat
lindawollan
8:38 PM
Whole admin team need to be committed to philosophy of PYP #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:38 PM
Q6. What can the PYP Coordinator do to support teachers new to PYP? #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:38 PM
#pypchat.. I have to go.. Thank you for this 40 min of reflection!! Have a Great day ..or night! Saludos !!
tgaletti
8:38 PM
@mlrose14 ... and teaching #pypchat
arroyo24
8:38 PM
RT @acastroferrada: RT @acastroferrada: #pypchat Q5; be very observant of the needs as you go.. training, model, sharing thoughts and different perspectives
MaryCollins21
8:39 PM
#pypchat Q6 Create a culture in which teacher leaders/mentors are the norm. Have new tchrs observe & team teach with experienced PYP tchrs.
jasongraham99
8:39 PM
About 20 mins left, not too late to join! Q6. What can the PYP Coordinator do to support teachers new to PYP? #pypchat #ibpyp #elemchat
kassandraboyd
8:39 PM
@acastroferrada Nice chatting with you! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:39 PM
@almiratantri That's right, because it you work out of obligation, then something is missing! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:39 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q6. What can the PYP Coordinator do to support teachers new to PYP? #pypchat
mlrose14
8:39 PM
@wholeboxndice Ensuring that systems are in place for continuity of programme after a PYPC leaves a school is important #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:40 PM
A6 not overwhelm new teachers with PYP 'jargon' #pypchat
arroyo24
8:40 PM
#pypchat Q6 plan a solid induction programme, give support, coach, co teach, be a mentor, ask the right questions, facilitate inquiry
jennysfen
8:40 PM
A6 - I think it's important for PYPCs to have some sort of induction for new PYP practioners. Also - an 'as needed' apprch. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:40 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat Q6 Create a culture in which teacher leaders/mentors are the norm. Have new tchrs observe & team teach ...
mlrose14
8:40 PM
To support new PYP teachers: Be mindful of the learning curve! Support but give space too. Offer an induction programme. #pypchat
almiratantri
8:40 PM
@wholeboxndice is there any of pyp coordinator doesn't teach UOI? Or are all of pypco teaching UOI? Is it a must to teach UOI? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:40 PM
A6. Team teach, model, let teacher know that it is okay to ask and seek help #pypchat
Shaza33
8:40 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: RT @Saigon_Eldred: A6. #pypchat hook them up with a more experienced mentor, support them, celebrate their successes and help them learn ...
jasongraham99
8:40 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat Q6 Create a culture in which teacher leaders/mentors are the norm. Have new tchrs observe & team teach ...
esgo34
8:40 PM
Q6 Be accessible working together as a team #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:40 PM
A6. #pypchat hook them up with a more experienced mentor, support them, celebrate their successes and help them learn from their mistakes
wholeboxndice
8:40 PM
We are on Q6. What can the PYP Coordinator do to support teachers new to PYP? #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:41 PM
#pypchat A6 We're all risk-takers and also need to demonstrate being reflective, learning from mistakes.Show new tchrs how to use attitudes
esgo34
8:41 PM
Q6 Guide and mentor #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:41 PM
Q6 help demystify the language. Remind them that if they know about inquiry learning,they are already on the way.Perhaps even there #pypchat
jennysfen
8:41 PM
A6 There is so much that is 'new' to many people when first starting it can be a bit overwhelming - the acronyms alone ;-)... #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:41 PM
#pypchat A6. I'm a grade partner with a new teacher . . Not just new to PYP. We're both learning a load form each other
wholeboxndice
8:41 PM
A6. Getting a new tchr involved is more than sending to a MTPYPH course. #pypchat
MrFumar
8:41 PM
#pypchat Q6 - provide a listening ear and be willing to provide expertise from field knowledge
lindawollan
8:41 PM
Mentoring and modelling for teachers new to PYP #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:42 PM
@BruceFerrington ha ha ...agree :) #niceone #pypchat
MarcieLew
8:42 PM
Thanks to all those participating in #pypchat! Love reading the tweets but have to drive to work!
tgaletti
8:42 PM
RT @mlrose14: RT @mlrose14: @kjinquiry Help new PYP teachers connect current practice and knowledge to the PYP Framework #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:42 PM
Suggestions on how to build interest in observations and minimize fear of visits? #pypchat
arroyo24
8:42 PM
@jasongraham99 But some is necessary to be able to survive #pypchat
Shaza33
8:42 PM
A6 I agree, offer induction support, don't rely on MTPYPH #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:42 PM
@jasongraham99 And like any good cult the PYP is rich in jargon #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:42 PM
@kjinquiry For sure. Language was the biggest issue I found as a newcomer when I started. It can be confronting. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:42 PM
@kjinquiry Help new PYP teachers connect current practice and knowledge to the PYP Framework #pypchat
irantimega
8:42 PM
A5 In my old school,the PYPC couldnt collaborate w/leaders 4 some reasons,still she tried to help other teachers 2 implement PYP #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:42 PM
@wholeboxndice definitely get them into MIH book s&s and unpack the language #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:42 PM
@MrFumar Yes I love that #itsallaboutpeople #pypchat
melmac6
8:43 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: A6. Getting a new tchr involved is more than sending to a MTPYPH course. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:43 PM
@MarcieLew Thanks for joining in Marcie! #pypchat
nat_ross
8:43 PM
A6 -ease them in with a solid induction programme, team up with a mentor and answer lots of questions! #pypchat
esgo34
8:43 PM
Q6 still think the best way to do this is to teach together giving teachers opportunity to see it in action #pypchat
jennysfen
8:43 PM
A6 I think using the MYPYPH on a regular basis is critical - there is so much in terms of new language, it's a necessary reference #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:43 PM
A6. It is important to help set reasonable targets for their devlopment. Help them know what the first steps are & guide discovery. #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:44 PM
Tune in to what new teachers already think and know about learning. Invite their expertise.Value what they bring. It's a 2 way st. #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:44 PM
#pypchat don't try to tackle all parts at once, baby pyp steps for new people
jennysfen
8:44 PM
@esgo34 Yes -seeing it in action is important. Love the new IB blog for sharing and teh IB TV videos. Will add to resources section #pypchat
2footgiraffe
8:44 PM
RT @jessievaz12: RT @jessievaz12: Suggestions on how to build interest in observations and minimize fear of visits? #pypchat
2footgiraffe
8:44 PM
RT @jessievaz12: RT @jessievaz12: What to say to tchrs who want to collaborate but have no time? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:45 PM
@almiratantri I think a classroom presence is important. Not having a class load opens them up to work in others classes. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:45 PM
@jennysfen Modeling how to use the MTPYPH in planning is also critical. #pypchat
BruceFerrington
8:45 PM
#pypchat I need to sign off. See you all in 2 weeks - I vote for Maths in PYP
jennysfen
8:45 PM
We are encouraging teachers to visit each others' classrooms to learn from each other; share what's working & what's not #pypchat
irantimega
8:45 PM
A6 by encouraging and supporting the new teachers to learn to adapt w/ PYP #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:45 PM
@BruceFerrington Love that cheeky comment! I'm happy to be part of the cult! #pypchat
mlrose14
8:45 PM
@jessievaz12 Get in classes often and offer a variety of feedbk so official observations are just one more possible form of feedbk #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:46 PM
@msoskil That is so true! Give stdts more control for tchr to do observations! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
8:46 PM
RT @jennysfen: Yes -seeing it in action is important. Love the new IB blog for sharing and teh IB TV videos. thank @kloza :) #pypchat
tgaletti
8:46 PM
@jennysfen I think this is important for all teachers, not just those new to the PYP #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:46 PM
@BruceFerrington It will happen Bruce. You in the mod chair! #pypchat
arroyo24
8:46 PM
“@mlrose14: @jennysfen Modeling how to use the MTPYPH in planning is also critical. #pypchat” extremely important
almiratantri
8:46 PM
@jennysfen agree... Making pyp happen is a bible for pyp teachers. No doubt. #pypchat when I was new I read it b4 sleep :)
jennysfen
8:46 PM
@BruceFerrington Math would be a great topic - love your blog!! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:46 PM
Q7. What is the most useful support a PYP Coord has ever given you? #pypchat
irantimega
8:47 PM
@almiratantri been there too :) even until now #pypchat
CamiBrotherton
8:47 PM
@mlrose14 @jennysfen absolutely agreed, my MTPYPH is dig eared, we have to use it thoroughly up is not just in planning #pypchat
aleaf
8:47 PM
Working side by side with the learning coaches.I love collaborating with my PYP coordinator! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:47 PM
@MrFumar Would love to be able to support newbies to go into other classes and see it done well. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:47 PM
@arroyo24 for sure just not all at once. Theres too much and then it means very little when dumped on you. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:47 PM
RT @tgaletti: @jennysfen I think this is important for all teachers, not just those new to the PYP #pypchat - Agreed!!
MrFumar
8:47 PM
#pypchat A6 - for a new teacher that comes into the PYP, it's very important to have collab oppurtunities with colleagues
kjinquiry
8:48 PM
Teacher learning about PYP should surely be experienced as an inquiry process in itself? #pypchat
msoskil
8:48 PM
@jessievaz12 Also, if feedback comes from ie. blog comments & not teacher grading, teacher has freed up time to do personalized PD. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:48 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q7. What is the most useful support a PYP Coord has ever given you? #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:48 PM
@BruceFerrington I love it! ;) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:48 PM
@BruceFerrington All good, just teasing. Your cont. valued in any form. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:48 PM
@aleaf Hi Elif welcome! #pypchat
esgo34
8:48 PM
It's very easy to get bogged down in the paperwork. Important but not imperative #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:48 PM
@mlrose14 yes, Obsvs from PYPC ok but from other tchrs fear looms. What to do? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:49 PM
@kjinquiry That is an idea we are moving to next year, that in fact all of our inhouse learning is setup as a living UOI. #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:49 PM
@msoskil Yes but we are a long way from that still! Getting there though! #pypchat
irantimega
8:49 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @jennysfen: A7 - best advice I ever received - "Breathe" if you believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:49 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: We are on Q7. What is the most useful support a PYP Coord has ever given you? #pypchat
arroyo24
8:49 PM
“@kjinquiry: Teacher learning about PYP should surely be experienced as an inquiry process in itself? #pypchat” couldn't agree more!
kassandraboyd
8:49 PM
Definitely! RT @kjinquiry: Teacher learning about PYP should surely be experienced as an inquiry process in itself? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:49 PM
RT @aleaf: Working side by side with the learning coaches.I love collaborating with my PYP coordinator! #pypchat Me too!
mlrose14
8:49 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @jennysfen: A7 - best advice I ever received - "Breathe" if you believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:49 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: We are on Q7. What is the most useful support a PYP Coord has ever given you? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:49 PM
We are on Q7. What is the most useful support a PYP Coord has ever given you? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:49 PM
A7 - best advice I ever received - "Breathe" if you believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat
almiratantri
8:49 PM
@wholeboxndice can't agree more. Each individual has their own learning journey and development... #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:50 PM
Only 10 mins left...time flies when you are having fun! #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:50 PM
@jennysfen So Zen of you Jennifer! I love it :) #pypchat
jennysfen
8:50 PM
RT @kjinquiry That is an idea we are moving to next year, that in fact all of our inhouse learning is setup as a living UOI.#pypchat Love it
PogonophileMelb
8:50 PM
http://t.co/INHjP1rW New blog post on our exhibition blog #pypchat
almiratantri
8:50 PM
@irantimega yes you're right. Even up to now, still. The more we read the more we wanna knw more and apply #pypchat
MrFumar
8:50 PM
#pypchat Q7 - productive feedback from lesson observations and feedback from classroom setup for PYP style learning environment
mlrose14
8:50 PM
@kjinquiry Absolutely agree- and teacher learning needs to be facilitated by ldrs in a school in a similar way #pypchat
tgaletti
8:51 PM
A7. Letting me do pd through inquiry & encouraging my questions, helping me to sort out my confused thoughts. Thanks @mlrose14 ! #pypchat
nat_ross
8:51 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @jennysfen: A7 - best advice I ever received - "Breathe" if you believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:51 PM
AMEN! RT @jennysfen: A7 -best advice I ever received- "Breathe" if u believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat
kjinquiry
8:51 PM
@wholeboxndice Loving the sound of that! #pypchat
aleaf
8:51 PM
A7. Support for my Personal Development goals about PYP. I have been very fortunate to have a great mentor! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:51 PM
@kjinquiry and the best way for teachers to learn is from experience. I think (hope) I become a better teacher every year. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:51 PM
@kjinquiry That is an idea we are moving to next year, that in fact all of our inhouse learning is setup as a living UOI. #pypchat AWESOME!
Saigon_Eldred
8:51 PM
#pypchat Finneas & Pherb in the background, drunken Brooklyn guy and yelling kids . . . . #pypchat is never dull
Shaza33
8:51 PM
A7 Any time they have spent time in my classroom and made time to talk with me afterwards. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:52 PM
@jasongraham99 Yes - experience in the classroom with mentors there to support. We need to be sure to help new teachers #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:52 PM
#pypchat I've had 2 v good PYPC but not sure about having received any great advice. Certainly lots of support, affirmation and correction
jasongraham99
8:52 PM
@Saigon_Eldred we must be watching same channel! I mean ..my kids ;) #pypchat #pypchat
arroyo24
8:52 PM
@wholeboxndice @kjinquiry I have done this already in some Making the PYP happen workshops. It is fantastic, really meaningful #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:53 PM
My A7. Live it with the Students. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:53 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q8. How does your PYPC join in Collaborative Planning? #pypchat So many great conversations happening!
jasongraham99
8:53 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Q8. How does your PYPC join in Collaborative Planning? #pypchat So many great conversations happening!
almiratantri
8:53 PM
@wholeboxndice when I was new, induction training 4 new teachers was helpful. In daily basis,having a mentor was very much helpful #pypchat
jessievaz12
8:53 PM
@arroyo24 You bet! We model out workshop that way, no? Great minds, eh?! #pypchat
esgo34
8:53 PM
A7 kep you door and mind open #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:53 PM
Q8. How does your PYPC join in Collaborative Planning? #pypchat So many great conversations happening!
jennysfen
8:54 PM
A8 the PYPCs also meet with the grade level leaders to set agendas for upcoming collaborative meetings & with the leadership team #pypchat
mlrose14
8:54 PM
@arroyo24 @wholeboxndice @kjinquiry http://t.co/sk2FRjUj thanks @tgaletti for capturing what we did at LCS last year... #pypchat
esgo34
8:54 PM
A7 it takes time #pypchat
irantimega
8:54 PM
A7 guided me to be a 'true' learner.Even when Im away from PYP, Im still able 2 connect what I've learnt n expand my understanding #pypchat
jennysfen
8:54 PM
A8 - our PYPCs join the scheduled collaborative planning meetings with each grade every week. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:55 PM
Probably our last conversation is about how the PYPC works to promote the collaborative planning. It is Q8. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:55 PM
@almiratantri Absolutely (I still find myself holding my breathe occasionally!) #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:55 PM
A8 We have a Collaborative Planning Essential Agreement. PYPC is in at least 2 sessions. We have 5 planning days a year #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:55 PM
A8. #pypchat 1 PYPC used to keep notes of planning meeting & update planners for us so we could focus on discussion & collaboration
almiratantri
8:55 PM
@jennysfen: A7 - best advice I ever received - Breathe" if you believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat"
almiratantri
8:55 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @jennysfen: A7 - best advice I ever received - "Breathe" if you believe in inquiry teaching and learning, the rest will come. #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:55 PM
#pypchat I'm planning an inquiry wshop 4 parents,CI Beauty is around & within us, want to include a field trip.We should also do with tchrs!
almiratantri
8:55 PM
@jennysfen A7 as well as keep your mind open for new knowledge... The rest will come easily... #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:56 PM
@jasongraham99 We need to keep referring to that Essential Agreement. Not just set it and leave it. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:56 PM
@jessievaz12 So glad you joined us! #pypchat
almiratantri
8:56 PM
@jennysfen me too :) #pypchat
arroyo24
8:56 PM
#pypchat Q7 I think the PYPC needs to facilitate discussion, question, offer suggestions when needed. Keep sts learning at the center
Saigon_Eldred
8:56 PM
#pypchat A8. current PYPC attends planning meetings and is able to give loads of good feedback & suggestions . .
jessievaz12
8:56 PM
Gotta run everyone! Loved the chat! #pypchat
mlrose14
8:57 PM
A8 In wkly homeroom teacher meetings, any single subject dept meetings and whole team (HR and single subject) meet evry 3rd week #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:57 PM
A8. And to reign us in sometimes, make sure we are not taking it where WE want it to go. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:57 PM
@mlrose14 @arroyo24 @wholeboxndice @kjinquiry was an amazing experience, turned me into an inquirer #pypchat
esgo34
8:57 PM
Have missed Q8. What is Q8? #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:57 PM
Q8 I'm happy to share our essential agreement on collaborative planning & reflection. Have to go home now - thanks #pypchat - it was great!
wholeboxndice
8:57 PM
A8. Think the PYPC as the 'Critical Friend' is important. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:57 PM
#pypchat A8 our PYPC attends once a week with each year level, but is happy to meet at other times if needed or requested
arroyo24
8:58 PM
#pypchat @jessievaz12 great to see you. Big kiss
jennysfen
8:58 PM
@MaryCollins21 thanks! You can add them to the wiki at http://t.co/JB9B2l5d #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:58 PM
#pypchat I want to review our EA on collaborative planning w/tchrs while looking at Kath's great post about coll planning! @kjinquiry
Saigon_Eldred
8:58 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: A8. Think the PYPC as the 'Critical Friend' is important. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:59 PM
Let's give kudos to our behind the scenes team @whatedsaid @dwyerteacher @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @saigon_eldred #pypchat
jennysfen
8:59 PM
@esgo34 Q8 how the PYPC works to promote the collaborative planning? #pypchat
mlrose14
8:59 PM
@arroyo24 I like "keep studs learning at center"... #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:59 PM
@Saigon_Eldred Craig - I'll send it to you but it may be tomorrow! Great #pypchat!
arroyo24
8:59 PM
“@tgaletti: @mlrose14 @arroyo24 @wholeboxndice @kjinquiry was an amazing experience, turned me into an inquirer #pypchat”
kjinquiry
8:59 PM
Good chatting folks! Such wonderful thinkers all. Gotta go... #pypchat
almiratantri
8:59 PM
@wholeboxndice #pypchat A8 provide time for teachers 2 plan collaboratively.We need more time 2 sit down together w/ single subject teachers
jasongraham99
9:00 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/VNog8spc
wholeboxndice
9:00 PM
Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/VNog8spc
mlrose14
9:00 PM
RT @wholeboxndice:Let's give kudos to our behind the scenes team @whatedsaid @dwyerteacher @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @saigon_eldred #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:00 PM
Big clap to @wholeboxndice for moderating. Thanks mate great job! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:00 PM
Moderating is so easy with the passion, inspiration and expertise of our great group of #pypeople! #pypchat
arroyo24
9:00 PM
“@wholeboxndice: Let's give kudos to our behind the scenes team @whatedsaid @dwyerteacher @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @saigon_eldred #pypchat”
jennysfen
9:00 PM
Great job @wholeboxndice as our moderator! #pypchat
mlrose14
9:00 PM
@MaryCollins21 Sticking to those agreements is important! #pypchat
Shaza33
9:00 PM
Great #pypchat Glad didn't miss it again. Thanks for all the sharing.
jasongraham99
9:00 PM
Heres our Collaborative Planning Essential Agreement http://t.co/i2y2IwZV #pypchat cc @MaryCollins21
arroyo24
9:01 PM
“@jasongraham99: Heres our Collaborative Planning Essential Agreement http://t.co/RJ3Sr8lC #pypchat cc @MaryCollins21” thanks for sharing
wholeboxndice
9:01 PM
Make sure you all go and thank your PYPC and if that person is you, let our shared appreciation flow onward! #pypchat
tgaletti
9:01 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/bSjsWOsf
tgaletti
9:01 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/VNog8spc
jennysfen
9:01 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/bSjsWOsf
jasongraham99
9:01 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/bSjsWOsf
wholeboxndice
9:01 PM
The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/bSjsWOsf
jennysfen
9:01 PM
thanks for the conversation everyone. Thought provoking as usual! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:02 PM
The next #pypchat will happen during parent teacher interviews . . . .
wholeboxndice
9:02 PM
Bring a colleague next time. @mrfumar who can we get along next time. I think Fleuren should be here! #pypchat
jennysfen
9:02 PM
RT @tgaletti: Thanks everyone! #pypchat - my favorite pd every two weeks :) Mine as well! #cdnishk
arroyo24
9:02 PM
RT @jasongraham99: RT @jasongraham99: Big clap to @wholeboxndice for moderating. Thanks mate great job! #pypchat
tgaletti
9:02 PM
Thanks everyone! #pypchat - my favorite pd every two weeks :)
jasongraham99
9:03 PM
@arroyo24 Thanks for joining Christianne! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:03 PM
Don't forget to make our wiki a place to visit - http://t.co/8SSp2ndA #pypchat
jennysfen
9:03 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Bring a colleague next time. #pypchat Excellent idea - "Bring a friend to #pypchat Day"
arroyo24
9:03 PM
#pypchat thank you everyone, loved participating! Very early but worth waking up for!
irantimega
9:03 PM
20 minutes of refreshment from my mid-term tasks. Thanks all, and @jasongraham99 for reminding me last night about #pypchat :)
arroyo24
9:04 PM
@jasongraham99 it is always great chatting with you . #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:04 PM
Good night all thanks #pypchat
esgo34
9:04 PM
Thanks for the chat. Great discussion to share with my colleagues tomorrow #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:04 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: Don't forget to make our wiki a place to visit - http://t.co/8SSp2ndA #pypchat
JSSALC
9:05 PM
Share: just sharing my PYP TL wiki http://t.co/msctcmpL #Pypchat
JSSALC
9:05 PM
Just caught the chat in my twitterfeed Didn't realise it happened. Will join in next time #Pypchat
kassandraboyd
9:06 PM
Thanks to the organizers and moderators! Another wonderful #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:06 PM
@JSSALC That would be great. Visit out wiki for details - http://t.co/8SSp2ndA #pypchat Archives of each previous chat are there!
lindawollan
9:07 PM
Thanks all - interesting conversation as usual #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:08 PM
In case you were wondering...the next topic will be 'Powerful Provocations' #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:08 PM
RT @tgaletti: RT @tgaletti: Thanks everyone! #pypchat - my favorite pd every two weeks :)
sherrattsam
9:09 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @wholeboxndice: In case you were wondering...the next topic will be 'Powerful Provocations' #pypchat
almiratantri
9:09 PM
Great chat in #pypchat thank you, everyone! Thanks @jasongraham99 for reminding :)
almiratantri
9:10 PM
@wholeboxndice Wow! Can't wait for the chat #pypchat thank you 4 the info! :)
MumbaiMaggie
9:11 PM
Have just finished work, and just realized that I've missed #pypchat :(
Saigon_Eldred
9:12 PM
“@wholeboxndice: In case you were wondering...the next topic will be 'Powerful Provocations' #pypchat” looking forward to that
aleaf
9:14 PM
It was great chatting with you! Thank you! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:14 PM
#pypchat Provocations http://t.co/tFsjzLBY via @Saigon_Eldred