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November provides many teachable moments

Published on November 11, 2014

Looking back, some of my best experiences in education were implanted years ago. My mother…

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Modernization in education goes beyond technology

Published on October 11, 2014

A new school year always brings a sense of renewal.  And while we are starting…

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Innovation is a shift, not a program

Published on May 11, 2014

This past week I participated in the Network of Inquiry and Innovation (NOII) Symposium: Stories of Change:…

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When people ask about what has changed over the last decade in education, the conversation usually quickly moves to technology.

Published on April 11, 2014

No doubt, technology has had a major impact on what we do in our schools. Just…

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West Vancouver Schools links past and present generations to the creative and performing arts

Published on March 11, 2014

A strong tradition of arts in our schools is a long-standing hallmark and part of…

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Lots to Celebrate with Student Achievement

Published on February 11, 2014

I consider it a great honour to tell the story of student learning in our…

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It can be one of the most stressful decisions a family makes – where should their children should go to school?

Published on January 11, 2014

Now that the calendar reads 2014, families are seriously beginning to look at their options…

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Achievement in the Global and Local Context

Published on December 11, 2013

You may have seen some of the media attention last week around the result of…

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The Transformation of Education in BC

Published on November 11, 2013

You may have seen the front page of the Vancouver Sun last month announcing new…

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A Focus on Inquiry

Published on October 11, 2013

Last month I wrote about three important themes that I see in our schools –…

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