Blog Posts


Responsive Behaviour Support - Understanding the 10 Components

This posting is an introduction to a series of blog postings that will examine and dig deeper into each of the 10 Key Components of a Responsive Behaviour Support structure.

September 24, 2020 | Author: Barb Pears | Read Article

Fostering Psychological Safety

As a Jigsaw Learning team, we recently engaged in a team discussion regarding actions that school leaders take that can positively or negatively impact psychological safety. We encourage leaders to review our ideas, to help identify actions they are…

August 24, 2020 | Author: Kurtis Hewson | Read Article

Classroom Planning for Intentional Connectedness

For our team of educators, having intentionality in the way we layer support, connectedness and accountability is incredibly important when establishing an effective and manageable plan for our work. But what could this look like in the classroom?

May 22, 2020 | Author: Kurtis Hewson | Read Article

Leading with Grace & Ease Through a Time of Uncertainty

Leading with grace and ease through a time of uncertainty means that we do not abandon our processes and structures but that we amplify them by moving through our work with a heightened presence, thoughtfulness, and humility. This enables us to recognize…

April 26, 2020 | Author: Marilyn Schmitke | Read Article

What Does Assessment Look Like in Our Current Reality?

Many of Jigsaw Learning’s partners are asking questions: How do we make this happen? How do teachers assess students who are working from home? How do teachers gather data and evidence to support and justify the assessment of student learning in what, for…

April 19, 2020 | Author: Jennifer Ferguson | Read Article