McMillan acclaimed as chair for Upper Canada district
BROCKVILLE | Jeff McMillan will lead the Upper Canada school district in 2015.
ten two books on education: Thirty Days of Mondays, and What If: Learning for the 21st Century. He earned a reputation for innovative instruction methods, creating The Current Experience program during his time at Commonwealth Public School. The program was a project-based cross-curriculum system for Grades 7 and 8 students that showed «impressive results» for student learning.
McMillan noted the challenges for the UCDSB during 2015 include working to improve the EQAO results within the district, and creating effective student programming at a time when student enrolment is in decline in many schools in various school districts.
«We have a heavy road ahead,» stated McMillan, «but I feel confident we can accomplish what we need to.