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The Future Has Arrived and It’s Looking Green

Technology and helping the environment can sometimes sound like complete opposites, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. As we propel ourselves into the...
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THE ABCs of Creating a Greener School

There are a lot of things around your school and the classroom that teachers, parents and students can do to make it greener and more...
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Students, staff and parents say “Thank you, Staples!” for superpowering their school

Written by: Jenny Frappa, Principal of St. Marguerite d'Youville Catholic Elementary School Staples generous $25,000 donation allowed us to purchase new technology. We gratefully appreciate...
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Eco-Leaders of Tomorrow Awarded with $25,000 from Staples Canada

Written by: Angel McCarthy, teacher and Vice Prinicpal Change. Small changes over time make a big difference. The guiding principle behind all eco initiatives at...
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Stress Relief and the Benefits of Colouring for Parents and Teachers

The new school year comes packed with excitement for students, teachers and parents alike. As everyone gets ready in anticipation of September and heading back...
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Physics for Kids: Newton’s Three Laws

Sir Isaac Newton is famous for his three laws of motion.  Although these laws are often not taught until high school in many science classes,...
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Creating the Creative House

Last week I wrote about letting go and allowing your child’s creativity to flourish.  The question many parents have is “How do we set this...
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Letting go to let creativity flourish

My daughter is an arts-and-crafts-aholic.  Anything that allows her to be creative, she dives right into with bliss and enthusiasm.  Painting?  She’s addicted (and according...
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Chromebooks: The Perfect BYOD Devices for Schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRQLK2mV4G0   Recently, I learned about a school in my own backyard in Vancouver that has implemented a BYOD policy for all its students. While...
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