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Jun 24

From the Teacher’s Desk: A Golden Class

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By Leonard Quilty Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. ~ William James On Tuesday, June 14, we had our last Collaborate (virtual) class in my grade seven Language Arts course. As the final exam was fast approaching, on that day I decided to review the use of figurative language in […]

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Mar 19

From the Teacher’s Desk: Sweet Serendipity

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By Leonard Quilty Trade your expectation for appreciation and the world changes instantly. ~ Tony Robbins For two days in mid-February, our two day teacher convention took place in downtown Calgary. These two days offer a great opportunity to network with fellow teachers and gain some valuable information to improve our teaching practice. One of […]

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Mar 28

From the Teacher’s Desk ~ Raising Our Standards

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  By Leonard Quilty The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problems. ~ Mahatma Gandhi Recently, I read an interesting article in the Calgary Herald about a young social entrepreneur from Vancouver, Taylor Conroy. Conroy has come up with an intriguing […]

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