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07/12/17

Early, ongoing severe stress can have lasting impact on a child’s brain

A quiet, unsmiling little girl with big brown eyes crawls inside a carpeted cubicle, hugs a stuffed teddy bear tight, and turns her head away from the noisy classroom. The safe spaces, quiet times and breathing exercises for her and… +Read More
07/11/17

Students make the grade in emergency services training

A group of students from North Battleford Comprehensive High School and John Paul II Collegiate celebrated their success after completing their Emergency Services Responder Training. A total of 23 students graduated from the Level 10 course in a special ceremony… +Read More
07/10/17

Shot for supporting education, Malala finishes school

In 2012, a Taliban gunman shot her in the head for advocating education for girls in her native Pakistan. On Friday, Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai completed her schooling in Britain, calling the achievement “bittersweet”. “Today is my last day… +Read More
07/05/17

Regina teachers studying Holocaust this summer

Four teachers with Regina Catholic high schools are heading back to the classroom this summer — and further afield — while learning about the Holocaust. Ada Paez, who teaches history at Archbishop M.C. O’Neill High School, is among those joining… +Read More
07/05/17

Sask. school divisions warn parents about risky social media game

The “Blue Whale Challenge” could be an urban legend, or it could be a deadly game. It’s allegedly a social media activity that puts people through a series of progressively risky tasks — the final being suicide. The game is on the radar of the RCMP, and… +Read More
07/05/17

Canadian teachers head overseas for professional development and cross-cultural collaboration

The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) will be sending 54 teachers to four Caribbean and five East and West African countries to work with teacher colleagues in those countries. The initiative is part of the CTF’s Project Overseas (PO), which marks its 56th anniversary… +Read More
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