Exploring visual arts using rich resources at UVic

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Great value found in studying and exploring visual arts with like minded teachers and students.

Beatitude Teaching Strategy

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Using a child’s fortune teller to reinforce modern translations of the Beatitudes, and other spiritual truths. This video has been viewed over 600 times this last month.

The Heart of an Educational Assistant….

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She took a college course on being a community/ education worker. When she arrived at the school for the first time, she had four meetings with concerned admin and teachers about a special student coming that day. Here she shows

Outdoor adventure program

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An outdoor adventure program in Campbell River, BC… So much story.. and no words.

Poetry in the study of geography

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A touching moment from sharing a new idea, a fresh way of ‘measuring the world’ in a second year geography class.

On the road to energy savings in Alberta

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A brief recounting of the efforts to save energy through adding solar panels to schools. At first it was done through student fundraising.. Eventually the ministry of education got behind it. To view other energy saving stories by Ken

A three room school house in Saskatchewan…

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Taking a few moments to recall these moments that stand out in her teaching career are refreshing… and joy-filled. Working in a traditional three room school house in Saskatchewan ..

The Swimming Lessons: Steps to transformation

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Teaching moments that stood out when she was a teen swimming teacher. Powerful example of helping people take transformative steps.

MIndfulness in a k 1 classroom

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Giving students fresh opportunities to become accepting of diverse opinions.

Schools’ ongoing relationship with police

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A superintendent of schools talks about the many and ongoing ways that police and schools work together for positive outcomes.Their strong relationship is a key to their proactive collaboration. Keven illustrates this with an instance of working with someone who