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Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Are we the source of student mental health challenges?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

In the hope of provoking reflection and discourse, I have decided this week to wade into the world of youth mental health, wellness and resilience.

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Friday, November 2nd, 2018

Powerful Conversations

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

My reflections in this post come courtesy of my most recent meeting with teachers in the Abby Family of schools, in relation to some changes I have made to my school visit routine.

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Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Road Safety For Kids and Parents

With the changing seasons come shorter daylight hours which means it will be darker on the way to or from school.  As well as visibility is reduced during inclement weather. 

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

The Power of a Growth Mindset—the power of believing you can improve!

by Marie VanDalfsen - Principal, Sandy Hill Elementary

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Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Traffic Safety Reminder!

by Marie VanDalfsen - Principal, Sandy Hill Elementary

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Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Meet the Teachers Evening – A Community Affair!

By Marie VanDalfsen - Principal, Sandy Hill Elementary

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Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

20% Time in Schools?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Some of you may have heard about the concept of ‘20% Time.’ It is a concept which has been popularized by Google, but really has been used by many successful companies around the world for years.

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Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Important Update for Grade 1 - 4 English Parents

As most of you are aware, the first week of September is an exciting time where students make new friends, encounter new challenges and build relationships with teachers and classmates!

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Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

The Important First Days of School

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Let me start by welcoming everyone (students, staff and parents) to what promises to be another exciting and action-packed year in our schools.

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Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Shout Out to Our Transportation Department

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

We are often reminded that it takes an entire village, all of us, to raise a child. We sometimes don’t know all the villagers in our community and the important work they do. We have over 3,000 stu

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