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Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Howe Has a New Dog in Town

This September, Howe Middle welcomed a new Vice-Principal, Ms. Magis (me!) and her furry assistant, Santini.

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Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Student-Led Conferences Build on Student Competencies

Twenty years ago, as a classroom teacher, I used student-led conferences as a means for children to communicate their learning to their parents.

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Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Parent Teacher Conferences, A Door to Deeper Understanding

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Last week was a beehive of activity across the district with parent teacher conferences, in preparation for our

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Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Additions to the Curriculum Department

I am excited to have joined the Curriculum department this fall as the Numeracy Helping Teacher for Grades K – 8. I have spent fourteen years as a classroom teacher in Abbotsford, the past nine of

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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Celebrating Shelly Kenyon

We know who really runs the school. It’s not the principal, or the vice-principal. It’s the secretary! Shelly Kenyon, who arrived just over a year ago, is the face of Godson.

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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Innovating at Abby Virtual: FUSION Program

The very first class of FUSION students are engaged in “Techsploration” and “Exploratories” at Abbotsford Virtual School (AVS) this year.

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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Collaboration & Creativity at Fraser

The teachers at William A. Fraser Middle School are always looking for creative ways for students to demonstrate their understanding of the curricular competencies.

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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Choosing Remembrance

I remember the first time I started to take Remembrance Day seriously.

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Monday, November 6th, 2017

Lest We Forget

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I recently came across the letter below that was written by Captain Charles May of the British Infantry to his wife on the eve of one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War: The Somme offe

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Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Yale Prepares for National Leadership Conference

It has been a busy fall for the Yale Leadership program!

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