Monthly Archives: April 2011

New post Sex in YA: Student Opinions

http://addicted2reading.wordpress.com/2011/04/13/sex-in-ya-student-opinions/ Within the last month there’s been quite a few discussions and blog posts about sex in YA. Is it okay? Is there too much? Are teens influenced about it? It made me wonder what my students think about all … Continue reading

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The ultimate public school advantage: Democracy – thestar.com

http://www.thestar.com/news/insight/article/971244–the-ultimate-public-school-advantage-democracy Sent from my iPad

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TED: John Wooden on success

Here is a man who had a huge impact on my development.  I never met the man but his words, his books, his proteges and wisdom were so very simple yet so very deep. We need more men to like … Continue reading

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Court rules teachers have right to grieve but still not to negotiate

Grievances have not been addressed in the past. Will court ruling change anything on the ground? IMHO unlikely. BC Teachers(BCTF) are harassed as being an evil monopoly but I hear little about this when the government unilaterally ripped valid binding … Continue reading

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