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#abflood, Farewells & the Future

As I prep for departure to Vancouver Island for a short holiday before getting to the Canadian School Boards Association annual conference in Vancouver next Thursday, this image of running on empty best suits my frame of mind. The last … Continue reading

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SVIE – Excellence by any other name…

On May 1st and 2nd, Darren Dick led a group of us through…well, let me use his own words from the invitation: “CRPS began a journey of exploring instructional excellence over the course of the year (2012-2013) by engaging some … Continue reading

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Science Fair 2012: A whole lotta learning going on!

So pleased to be invited back to the Annual Canadian Rockies Public School District Science Fair. First and foremost, a big shout out to Shari Worobey, uber-organizer, and to Canmore Rotary. Shari once again had her ducks – and all … Continue reading

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Magic, enthusiasm and lifelong learning

“I always say three things lead to success: hard work, talent (a little bit of talent doesn’t hurt) and enthusiasm. If you have two of these three, you’ll succeed – as long as enthusiasm is one of the three.” We … Continue reading

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Learning, the whole child & one busy (but focused) trustee

I am still playing catch-up. The previous post got to November 9th – 16 days ago. Here’s what filled my days, distracted me and informed my learning to November 17th.             Keep in mind that my 9-to-5 job takes up … Continue reading

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