The dHL is the brainchild of Leigh Cassell, a teacher and tech coach for Avon-Maitland District School Board. It contains all kinds of information about online field trips, making the world accessible to all students, as well as a blog about technology in classrooms. Exciting new additions are in the works, so check back often. If you are a teacher or would like to offer your expertise in a particular field, please click here to register with the site.
Published by Melissa Lavoie
My name is Melissa Lavoie. I’m from South Porcupine, Ontario (yep). I started teaching in 2006, fresh out of University of Windsor’s teacher’s college, and was employed by the Northeastern Catholic DSB from 2007 - 2017. I've taught grades 3 through 7, special education, and for my last 2.5 years, I was an Education Technology Special Assignment Teacher. I'm an Airbnb Superhost, an Instructional Designer for Learning Bird, and worked as a GIS-Education Specialist partnered with Mushkegowuk Council. I graduated from UBC's Master of Educational Technology program in November 2019, am VP of Board of Directors for the Digital Human Library and Board Member for Science Timmins, founder of the Walk With Us Project (currently on hiatus) and currently learning front-end web development and how to use a CNC plasma cutting machine. View all posts by Melissa Lavoie