About Me



Sean Robinson has been teaching for over 20 years in classes from kindergarten to high school in cities from Jakarta to Vancouver.  Considered one of the top project-based learning teachers to follow on Twitter by The Guardian, he enjoys sharing his classroom trials and triumphs with other educators to move education forward.  He has a passion for guiding teachers to employ more effective pedagogy.
 
Including writing his blog, Sean has written for the Microsoft "My Trending Hub" in A Journey into Space, FreshGrade in How Sean Robinson uses FreshGrade to Guide, Curate, and Share Learning, Canvas' Keep Learning in What Relationships Do For Learning, Living Education eMagazine 2014 Fall Edition in his article: Projects that Change the World and in Living Education eMagazine 2015 Fall Edition in his article: Connections-based Learning.  He shares learning on his Youtube channel as well.

Recent Experience
- CUEBC (Computer Using Educators of BC) conference chair  Oct. 2016
     Riverside Secondary, Port Coquitlam, BC
     Almost 700 teachers attended with over 60 sessions
- Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2016
     https://education.microsoft.com/Status/Public?token=Tqv3NIqx    
- Co-founder: Connected Learning Partnerships                     Sept. 2016 - present
     Educators in over 40 countries participating in collaborative projects
     http://www.connectionsbasedlearning.com/clp.html
- Student Spaceflight Experiments Program teacher facilitator 2016
- Founder: Connections-based Learning                                Jun. 2015 - present
     Voxer: https://web.voxer.com/chats/1452200365811_0029697343_5c47c372


Recent Professional Workshops given
Connections-based Learning                               CUEBC Oct. 2016
Connections-based Learning                              
Vancouver Christian Aug. 2016
Connections-based Learning 101 / 201                Centennial School May 2016
Connections-based Learning 101 / 201                Coquitlam Focus Day Apr. 2016
Connections-based Learning                               Coquitlam Focus Day Jan. 2016
Flipped Classroom                                             CUEBC Oct. 2015
From Learning Management to Digital Citizenship CTA 2014, CUEBC 2013
Project-based Learning Session to Freshgrade staff Freshgrade, Kelowna Nov. 2013


Sean was a guest panelist for a Teachers Media International EdTech forum sharing the stage with educators from the UK and India.
 


 
Along with project-based learning, he leads workshops on assessment, digital citizenship, flipped learning, and technology in the classroom.  You can follow Sean on Twitter @sr_tutor.

Here Sean shares the teaching concept he calls Connections-based Learning: