Why we embrace atypical students
A reflection on our atypical students and how we help them and their families. Our team is so proud of their amazing success this year.
When just getting to school is an emotional challenge, our teachers step up.
Being a teenager is hard work. For every kid that makes it to school on time without a hitch every morning - there are kids that struggle.
Why Is History So Boring?
By Efrat Shapir Obviously, history is not boring. Even Canadian history. So why is it that students find this subject in particular so...
Screen Addiction: Are We Winning the Battle?
Parents are concerned that their children are spending too much time in front of screens. With teens using screens for an estimated...
How we help students fail in 4 easy steps
Of course I never want your students to fail, or your teaching to be anything less than exceptional. I put forward these observations so...
7 ways you can help support your teen now
This last year and a half has been beyond challenging for teenagers. Summer is here and with vaccines and numbers going down, a glimpse...
Habits Inhabit Online Learning
What are the pitfalls and strengths of online learning? When we venture into the online world of information, it is first and foremost a...
Education as a rite of passage
Education as a rite of passage There is an old saying: "If the men in a society are not initiated into it - they will destroy it." I...
Facilitating Individualized Education
A good sign that a class, course or workshop went well is when I – the facilitator – learn something from it. Last week our first...