Learning Spaces Beyond the Classroom

Hallways serve a purpose. Typically they provide a means for people to move from one office to another or from one classroom to the next.

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World Teachers’ Day 2018

Today is World Teachers’ Day. In 1994, October 5th was proclaimed World Teachers’ Day, a day to recognize and honour teachers for the contributions they make in classrooms and students’ lives every day.

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‘When’ Matters

When I think back on the summer, a few moments stand out for me.  One was finishing a challenging 300 km cycle around the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island that included several daunting mountain climbs (well,

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Three Bits of Advice

The Rockridge community bid farewell to its 214 graduates at the Commencement Ceremony held at the beautiful Orpheum Theatre last night.

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Call a Timeout

Have you ever felt frustrated with a decision your child has made? As parents, I am sure we all can attest to such moments when we have felt confused or exasperated.

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Give a Nudge

Students at Rockridge and across our school district are doing some inspiring things. I continue to be in awe of their willingness to take risks with their learning and venture out of their comfort zones to pursue areas of interest and grow as knowledgeable,

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A Drone is Just a Drone

Drones have been on my radar, but not to the extent witnessed at the Opening Ceremonies of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

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One Word

For the last few years, the ‘one word challenge’ has prompted me to contemplate what single word might meaningfully define my hopes and goals for the upcoming year.

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