Category Archives: Engage our Staff

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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Students Leading the Change

While middle school can bring with it some unique challenges, it also presents exciting opportunities along the way that just don’t exist in the early years. I was reminded of this recently when a small group of students left me … Continue reading

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Awards at Woodhaven Middle School

We have been discussing awards and their purpose in the Woodhaven learning community for the past several months. It’s been a good, eye opening conversation in so many ways. I’ve heard from parents how they still remember being excluded from … Continue reading

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Moving Forward :)

As most Spruce Grove parents are aware, many students will be attending new schools in the 2016-17 school year. With the opening of the Prescott Learning Centre in September 2016, and a second new school in September 2017 we are … Continue reading

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Lots Happening With “The Pack” in March!

There was a lot happening at  Woodhaven Middle School  in the month of March. This post should connect you with just a few of the recent activities in our learning community. Thursday, April 24th was a day of fun and action at … Continue reading

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The Latest Additions to the Pack

This blog post is focused on some of the most important changes at Woodhaven Middle School this year… our people!  We are excited to welcome several new members to our team for the 2015-16 school year and would like to give … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk!

I originally posted this blog almost a year ago and it seems even more relevant now than ever as we are continuing to prepare for hundreds of new students who will be joining us in 2016-17. We are excited to … Continue reading

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