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Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Guest Blog: The Courage of Creativity

By Abbotsford School District

Courage is the power to let go of the familiar.” – Raymond Lindquist

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Monday, June 16th, 2014

Guest Blog: Success Comes Through Teamwork

By Abbotsford School District

In previous posts I have spoken about the power of collaboration to transf

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Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Guest Blog: Trying Something New

By Abbotsford School District

The following post comes from Principal Lorraine Santos, of Dave Kandal Elementary School

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Monday, June 2nd, 2014

Guest Blog: Educating the Child in the Village

By Abbotsford School District

I am amazed by the sheer number of community partners who are stepping up to help make children in our schools successful. It is perhaps more pronounced in our district than most, due to the fa

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Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Guest Blog: Grit, Where Does it Come From?

By Abbotsford School District

I am currently reading a fascinating book written by Paul Tough: How Children Succeed – Grit Curiosity and the

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Monday, May 12th, 2014

Guest Blog: The Power of Music

By Abbotsford School District

I am not ashamed to admit that I envy people who have musical talent. It is one of my regrets (and my mother’s) that as a child I gave up on my guitar lessons.

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Monday, May 5th, 2014

Guest Blog: Student Engagement Through the Arts

By Abbotsford School District

~ Blog Post by Marlene Funk, Principal of Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts (ASIA) Sumas Mountain Middle-Secondary School

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Monday, April 28th, 2014

Guest Blog: The First Bite from the Early Literacy Elephant

By Abbotsford School District

I think most of us are familiar with the longstanding provincial goal to improve literacy rates (largely through reading comprehension).

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Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Guest Blog: A Way of Thinking, Not Just Doing

By Abbotsford School District

Following post is by Alison Moore, principal at Aberdeen Elementary

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Monday, April 14th, 2014

Guest Blog: Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast

By Abbotsford School District

We all know just how important trust is to any relationship, whether it is that between a parent and child, amongst colleagues who have to work together, or within an organization that needs to

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