Steinbach Regional Secondary SchoolGrades 9-12

Learning for SRSS Educators

Steinbach Regional Secondary School
190 McKenzie Ave.,
Steinbach, Manitoba R5G 0P1
Website: srss.ca

Shelley O’Brien

Learning Coach
sobrien@hsd.ca

Laura Masterson

Learning Coach
lmasterson@hsd.ca

Percentage Does Not Make the Grade

Over the past couple of years, I watched several colleagues shift how they approach both teaching and assessing in the math classroom. There is a movement in our school to get away from clumped units and percentage marks, and move to a scaled number. This of course looks a little different in each classroom. While…

Nov 6, 2019 · SRSS Staff

Making Collaboration Matter

When I started working at the SRSS, I was excited to be part of a learning environment that offered such a wide array of courses.  I thought of the amazing opportunity I would have to collaborate with teachers in different subject areas. I had developed a wonderful picture in my mind of teachers gathering together…

Nov 2, 2019 · SRSS Staff

Matt Falk Shares Stories on Failure and Vulnerability

Watching and participating in theatre-based activities offers students tremendous opportunities for personal growth. In this fall’s edition of SRSS Innovation Week, I invited comedian Matt Falk to perform for our ELA students with a focus on storytelling. Mr. Falk relies on the openness and vulnerability of his audience in order to experience a successful set.…

Nov 1, 2019 · SRSS Staff

Cultural Experiences for Students

Have you ever been to the opera? Seen a foreign film? Taken in a play? The Art and Language departments at the SRSS are doing all of the above! We know not all students are able to fit Spanish, Band, Dance, Choir, Drama, Art or French into their schedules. There are so many options out…

Nov 1, 2019 · SRSS Staff