Dog Training: Coming from a place of confidence

· Comments Off on Dog Training: Coming from a place of confidence

A dog trainer talks about helping a dog owner with a change of their dog’s behaviour… based on a mind-set change in the owner , starting by recognizing their own capacity, skills…The parallels for any learning or personal change are

The Curiosity Factor

· Comments Off on The Curiosity Factor

Recognizing and building upon students’ inherent curiosity was a key to bringing students of all abilities and levels of classroom success, to being positive participants in this grade 7 class in Bangladesh.

Carrying out an educational mission

· Comments Off on Carrying out an educational mission

Having just graduated from high school, he approaches the principal of another large private school in Bangladesh. After their first chat, the principal gives him a mission. There were 130 grade sevens and the principal asked him to design and

Teaching and Learning with an autistic student

· Comments Off on Teaching and Learning with an autistic student

A science teacher working .25 time takes her own time to learn how to help an autistic student be more successful in her class.

The ripple benefit of 1:1 time

· Comments Off on The ripple benefit of 1:1 time

A new math/ PE teacher spends a little 1:1 time with an international math student. Once she understood, she became a star, a resource for others…

Check-in: building community

· Comments Off on Check-in: building community

Part of our Picket Line Stories series. We asked teachers about a moment from their classrooms that stand out for them. The general public never hear of these. Here an acting/ drama teacher shares how he builds trust, caring, community

Helping overcome panic attack

· Comments Off on Helping overcome panic attack

Part of our Picket Line Stories series. Where we give teachers a voice to share moments from their classrooms. Here a middle school counsellor shares how she and other staff came together to help a panic stricken student learn new

Student’s allowance for cookies

· Comments Off on Student’s allowance for cookies

A touching moment on the first day of rotating strikes.

Anxiety overcome for special needs student

· Comments Off on Anxiety overcome for special needs student

Student with anxiety problems overcomes challenges in a music class.

Foreign students: feeling cared about

· Comments Off on Foreign students: feeling cared about

Spending a half hour after after class with a foreign student leaves the student a feeling of being cared for and supported.