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06/06/17

Exploring Treaty 4 through art proves to be nice fit

French immersion teachers Naomi Fortier-Fréçon and Leia Laing wanted to take their students beyond a classroom study of treaty education and explore the idea of treaty citizenship and the role of their generation in Treaty 4 territory now and in… +Read More
06/05/17

New report highlights gaps between province’s poorest and most affluent schools

Ontario schools report more focus on Indigenous learning and programs, advocacy group People for Education finds. Equity has become a buzz word in education, with Ontario boards championing equal access to learning and opportunities for all students. But in reality, major gaps between kids from the most affluent neighbourhoods and those in high-needs communities are becoming entrenched, according to the latest annual report from People for Education. Although the gulf is widening, provincial grants dedicated to levelling the playing field... +Read More
06/01/17

Distributed leadership model provides so much more than just a label

As a leadership model, distributed leadership has a lot going for it. Distributed leadership harnesses the energy and strengths of multiple staff members. Distributed leadership invites and supports collegial and collaborative interactions. Distributed leadership disperses leadership tasks and builds leadership… +Read More
05/29/17

Powwow offers shared learning experience

Students dressed in traditional regalia took to centre stage yesterday and danced in unison to showcase culture and community. The event was part of Prince Albert Catholic Community School’s third annual powwow at St. Michael Community School Thursday morning. “What… +Read More
05/29/17

Positive tickets handed out to students at Weyburn Comp

You might see some teens rocking some bright new shades around town for a good reason. SGI and the Weyburn Police Service teamed up to hand out positive tickets at the Weyburn Comprehensive School. The tickets were given to students… +Read More
05/29/17

“Roots for Empathy” Preparing for Fall

It’s called “Roots of Empathy” and the program’s mission is to ‘build caring, peaceful, and civil societies through the development of empathy in children and adults’ and with this special program, they’ve made an impact in their first four years,… +Read More
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