David Spencer's Education Paragon is a free educational resource portal helping David Spencer's secondary school students, their parents and teaching colleagues with understanding, designing, applying and delivering assessment, curriculum, educational resources, evaluation and literacy skills accurately and effectively. This wiki features educational resources for Indigenous Aboriginal education, field trips for educators, Davids Music Jam, law and justice education, music education and outdoor, environmental and experiential education. Since our web site launch 10.5 years ago on September 27, 2006, online site statistics and web rankings indicate there are currently 1,868 pages and 11,682,604 page views using 7.85 Gig of bandwidth per month. Pages are written, edited, published and hosted by Brampton, Ontario, Canada based educator David Spencer. On social media, you may find David as @DavidSpencerEdu on Twitter, as DavidSpencerdotca on Linkedin.com and DavidSpencer on Prezi. Please send your accolades, feedback and resource suggestions to David Spencer. Share on social media with the hashtag #EducationParagon
An "integrated" program in the secondary school panel in Ontario, Canada refers to an educational program offering two or more secondary school credits. Students usually attend school all day for one or more days to cover the curriculum and hands on experiential education activities, events and field trips.
Examples of "integrated" programs include Wilderness Experience 1 and Wilderness Experience 2. These programs combine environmental science, native studies and resource management courses as well as outdoor and career education experiences.
- "Dual Credit Programs". Ontario Ministry of Education<http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/morestudentsuccess/dualCredit.html>
- "Interdiciplinary Studies: Grade 11 and 12 Ontario Ministry of Education <http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/curriculum/secondary/interdisciplinary1112curr.pdf>.