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Lizanne Foster
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I’ve been turning off the radio whenever the news comes on, having exhausted my capacity to consume any more details about the latest atrocity, whether it’s a 5-year-old girl being murdered along w…
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This is a message for Premier Christy Clark’s spin doctors We understand that you have a difficult task. Your client’s approval rating is at 31%, the third lowest amongst premiers in Canada. …
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If I wasn’t so familiar with the Ministry of Education’s Jekyll-and-Hyde character, I’d be thrilled with the new Graduation Program. After decades of frustration about the limits …
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HOW TO PRIVATIZE A PUBLIC EDUCATION SYSTEM
You will need the help of politicians. This is easy to obtain since they are always looking for donations for their election campaigns. Spending a few million will reap rewards ten times over. Once you have politicians on board, direct them thus: 
When there’s news every day of yet another school district budget shortfall and yet another school being closed, it’s difficult to see what’s really been happening to public educa…
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I wonder if it’s because Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is actually a teacher that so much of his Canada Day speech today reminded me of all that is good about public education? For every example he…
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This is a message for Premier Christy Clark’s spin doctors We understand that you have a difficult task. Your client’s approval rating is at 31%. She has the third lowest rating amongst premi…
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Check out these six, educational ideologies that influence a teacher's decision-making. Which one represents you?
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She had tears in her eyes when she said, “I wish I could teach like you do but I’m too afraid”. I didn’t know what to say and mumbled something that probably did nothing to assuage her grief as I h...
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" People from around the world are singing the praises of an Ottawa-area children's choir after their performance of a traditional Arabic song exploded on YouTube this weekend.

In the video, posted earlier this week, about 200 schoolchildren perform a choral version of "Tala' al-Badru 'Alayna," a song that was purportedly sung to the Prophet Muhammad.
An Ottawa children's choir performance of a traditional Arabic song has people from across the world singing its praises.
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What to Teach in Times like These?
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I’ve been turning off the radio whenever the news comes on, having exhausted my capacity to consume any more details about the latest atroci

Public Schools Nurture Canadian Values
gongonvaal.wordpress.com

I wonder if it’s because Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is actually a teacher that so much of his Canada Day speech today reminded me of all

Celebrate the Elimination of Provincial Exams?
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If I wasn’t so familiar with the Ministry of Education’s Jekyll-and-Hyde character, I’d be thrilled with the new Graduation Program. After d

B.C. Public School Supply List: Fall 2016
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For Immediate Release Lower Mainland, BC 22 May 2016 PARENTS PREPARE TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL SCHOOL SUPPLIES Given the current state of many

Softly Selling the Privatization of Public Education
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When there’s news every day of yet another school district budget shortfall and yet another school being closed, it’s difficult to see what’

Take the Leap
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She had tears in her eyes when she said, “I wish I could teach like you do but I’m too afraid”. I didn’t know what to say and mumbled someth

Van Roekel, Fordham and Defending the Brand
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The slightly-cranky voice navigating the world of educational "reform" while trying to still pursue the mission of providing quality educati

Episode 1
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The first episode takes a look at how plants created the world

Of mediums and messages
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We look at the legacy of cultural icon Marshall McLuhan 50 years after his prophetic insights into the future of media.

Integral Options Cafe: The Brain - A User's Guide to Emotions and Emotio...
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Offering multiple perspectives from many fields of human inquiry that may move all of us toward a more integrated understanding of who we ar

Tree Hugging Now Scientifically Validated
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It has been recently scientifically validated that hugging trees is actually good for you. Research has shown that you don't even have to to

WATCH: Rapper Not Down With Standardized Testing
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It looks like the anti-standardized testing movement just got itself a theme song. New York-based teacher/rapper Jeremy Dudley (aka Origin)

Schools let sleepy teens lie in - Health - CBC News
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Some school boards in Canada are switching to later start times to help sleepy teens.

Dissecting Why You're So Angry (And What To Do About It)
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Anger is a destructive act of aggression, causing others to withdraw or escalate. When we express the truth of our feelings, we forge a crea

High school teacher launches students into computer-world big leagues
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VANCOUVER - When Robert Arkiletian heard Google was interested in interviewing him for a computer programming job, he wasn’t interested.

Education 3.0 and the Pedagogy of Mobile Learning
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Presentation about moving from Education 1.0 to Education 3.0; from pedagogy to andragogy to heutagogy; from instructivism to constructivism

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What is the single most important life lesson older people feel young pe...
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Karl Pillemer of Cornell University interviewed nearly 1500 people age 70 to 100+ for his book “30 Lessons for Living: Tried and True Advice