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Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

International Vancouver Field Trip, Nov 22 2019

Last Friday 180+ of our International Students enjoyed a great day sightseeing in Vancouver in the sun (of course it is ALWAYS sunny in Vancouver!!).   In addition to a guided tour around the city,

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Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Classrooms Then and Now

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Some of you may have heard some version of the statement that "Classrooms have not changed much since they were first conceived in the 18th century." Invariably, the person making the argument woul

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Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Who Am I? Do I Belong?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Danny was an incredibly quiet boy in one of my classes when I first became a teacher. While most of the students took the bus to school, his parents drove him.

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Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Welcome Back Students & Staff!

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

When people approach me in July or August and reference the “time off” we get in the summer, I always take a moment to explain that school districts are open year-round.

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Friday, July 12th, 2019

2019 Outdoor Education

This year our students went on a variety of great outdoor adventures.  They hiked, camped, climbed, rafted, snowboarded and skied, paddled, snow shoed, swam, sailed, played paintball...  

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Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Thanks For a Wonderful Year!

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I suspect that June is one of the busiest months of the year in the school district.

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Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Camp Squeah Middle School International Field Trip

In June some of our middle school international students visited beautiful Camp Squeah where they had a great time hiking, canoeing, rock climbing and practicing archery.

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Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Convocation: Gift of a Juno Beach Sacrifice

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

It is the time of year in school districts when we see the joy of ceremony, and none is more special than convocation.

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Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Assessments That Matter

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

One of the questions that I have been pondering since our graduation program came to fruition is what assessments should look like in a competency-based system.

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Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Deep Learning for Teachers and Principals?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I want to follow up on my last blog about deep learning, because I hope to draw a parallel between what our schools

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