This presentation will explore the unique Teacher Advisor role, as well as illustrate how a teacher’s role needs to adjust to the new demands of a personalized learning environment.

John and Eric will offer their experience with a highly successful SDL model to explore some of these exciting possibilities.


A Visual Arts teacher for the past 27 years, John Notten has spent most of this time looking for ways to forward the possibilities of Self-Directed Learning at Mary Ward Catholic Secondary School.