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Good ideas tend to spread

Published on November 25, 2015

Whether ideas inspire excitement, positive change, laughter or tears, good ideas have always been sticky….

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Strong reputation, more choice sparks increased enrolment

Published on October 22, 2015

By October, students are mainly settled in their classes and comfortable with any new routines,…

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‘Real world’ education

Published on September 24, 2015

Today’s world is less about how much you know, and more about the application of…

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Welcome back to school!

Published on September 8, 2015

Dear Parents/Guardians, Our schools were open last week, preparing classes, planning activities and taking some…

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The Value of Entrepreneurial Education

Published on June 8, 2015

As I reflect on the school year, I am deeply grateful for the support our…

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School success much more than a number

Published on May 11, 2015

Some readers may have seen a recent front page article in the North Shore News…

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There’s more than one strategy in challenging times

Published on April 11, 2015

In last month’s edition, I discussed some of the concerns around funding, following a recent…

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Challenging times for education funding: West Vancouver is prepared

Published on March 11, 2015

As we return from spring break, a lot of our energies are focussed on implementing…

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Working for the grade

Published on February 11, 2015

There is a debate in education around the relationship between grading and learning. Many of…

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Being present this holiday season

Published on December 11, 2014

In this column, I have often talked about what’s new and different in education and…

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