Great access for “B track” students in LA

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How access to schools during the year was changed in LA…. For more on this story This story was recorded at a Greater Victoria Acting Together workshop, dedicated to the organization of a broad-based coalition of local groups and community

Mark Neufeld… interviewed by his students

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His own class interviewed him around four themes… Here’s the students’ feedback on the interview http://www.conversationworks.ca/community-school-interviews/institute-for-global-solutions-2016/student-feedback-about-mark-neufeld/

Authentic Classroom Moments at University

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Erin looks for a way for everyone in the class to look at a topic, research it and share their findings. It makes for authentic writing…a richer experience for students and prof alike.

Transformative moments from teaching art.. in an asylum

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In her early 20’s she was asked if she wanted to use her art to help in an insane asylum in Mexico. Marion shares the transformation she saw in working with these children.

Collaborative projects with Surfriders

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An independent downtown middle school finds creative community collaborators that gives students a rich integrative learning experience.

Creative STEAM challenges for young students

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Love hearing how new teachers are adding creative team challenges to their classrooms.

Learning from massage student input

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A conversation in a coffee shop line-up shifted to ways Matthew stays fresh midst the challenges of teaching at a massage school.

Finding ‘a way in’ for students to academic classes

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Overcoming student apathy, or resistance at university by finding a way for the students to relate to the material. To view more Classroom Moments

First professional performance in new school

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Melissa runs the theatre program at Royal Bay Secondary near Victoria, BC.She brought in Jake’s Gift as their first professional performance for the community. Wonderful performance — a great house, in a beautiful new theatre on a dark and stormy

From designing to experiencing his ideal school

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A recent graduate of UVic’s post-degree education training, was tasked with designing his ideal school. This became an important step in his future….