Category Archives: Embodying Visionary Leadership

Words of Wisdom…. errr “Advice” for new teachers

I was recently asked to join a panel of Parkland School Division staff to share my “advice” to teachers new to our division. Typically this is a pretty diverse group of people, coming from near and far, with varying levels of … Continue reading

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3 Quick Tips For Our New Families..and Great Reminders For Our Current Ones

Another school year is approaching quickly and with it comes much excitement… and many questions 🙂 We are excited to welcome so many new students and families to the Woodhaven learning community  from Greystone Centennial Middle School, Brookwood School, Millgrove School, and from … Continue reading

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The Importance of Humility!

While waiting in the hallway to tie my daughter’s skates at her hockey camp a few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to speak with the owner of Canadian Hockey Enterprises, Paul Crowley, about our experiences at the Just for … Continue reading

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What’s Happening This Week at Woodhaven? June 8-12, 2015

For those of you who have been following, you’ve noticed it’s been a few weeks since I posted my Monday Memo in this blog format. Sorry, like most of you I’ve been busy. If you’re swamped this week and have … Continue reading

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My Plate Is Overflowing!

Just last week, I had the opportunity to work with the PSD Division Principal, George Couros. During our conversation, which moved all over the place, we spent time discussing how I might continue to develop my online portfolio. Like everyone … Continue reading

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