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Let’s Talk!

Early last school year I worked with our School Council Chair, Alicia Shea and together we wrote this blog post, titled Let’s Stay Connected . It was in response to conversation during a school council meeting on communication between home and … Continue reading

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First Day Questions… Here are Some Answers

With the 2016-17 school year almost upon us, we have had questions from incoming students and parents about class lists and how the first day works at Woodhaven Middle School . This proves to be an exciting year with new students joining us in … Continue reading

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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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Coming and Going!

The past few weeks with “The Pack” has been really busy. While I typically focus on what’s happening within our school, this post is going to touch on two exciting opportunities where our students are learning through experiences beyond our … Continue reading

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SOS! Supporting Our Students

My previous post outlined 3 important pieces of information for families new to our learning community. This post is very closely linked as I will share another support in place at Woodhaven Middle School. Escorted Intervention is a strategy that has been … 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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What’s Up At Woodhaven Middle School? April 7-10

As I shared in my previous post,  I continue to try to continue to engage my learning community in the work happening at Woodhaven Middle School. One way in which I hope to achieve this goal is to share the highlights … Continue reading

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