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05/25/17

‘This kid amazes me’: Saskatoon student set to travel with international award

Alex Fallon, board member for the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award in Saskatchewan, summed up his opinion of award winner Harkirat Bhullar with four simple words. “This kid amazes me,” he said in a phone interview. The award, honouring a… +Read More
05/15/17

Sask. girl first indigenous student to place in top three at national spelling bee

An eight-year-old Saskatoon student placed third at a national spelling bee in Toronto. McKenna Fineblanket, a Grade 3 student from Bishop Roborecki School, is from the Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation. She is the first indigenous student to place in the… +Read More
05/12/17

Watch a Sask. grade schooler’s stop-animation plea to halt rising sea levels

A seventh-grade girl from a farm near Delisle, Sask. has won a runner-up prize in a worldwide video contest highlighting human population growth. Kate Wright’s video, entitled “Rising Sea Levels”, highlights how rapid climate change has caused sea levels to rise. It… +Read More
Kharsa focuses on studies in planning for his future
05/12/17

Kharsa focuses on studies in planning for his future

It would be wide of the mark to suggest Ali Kharsa is perhaps the typical English as an additional language student enrolled at Walter Murray Collegiate. After all, trying to affix a norm to these students is a non-starter. Certainly… +Read More
The Teacher Project
11/15/16

The Teacher Project

Saskatoon Teachers’ Association presents, The Teacher Project, a series of videos each sharing a personal story from the perspective of a teacher, student and parent. Interactions and relationships between teachers and students are celebrated, as students and parents speak about… +Read More
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