ISABC News Bulletins

  • The Maker Movement in schools has students learning by doing

    September 28, 2017

    "Grade Fives! This is where everything you've done up until now comes into play. We are going to move to the IDEA Lab and there are going to be buckets of material on the table and you are going to take the one best idea you have and create a prototype.

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  • Commercial Drive kids take up fight for crosswalk safety

    September 28, 2017

      Sue Groesbeck, head of school of Stratford Hall independent school on Commercial Drive, has one word for the traffic situation she says is putting over 500 students in danger: “Horrifying.”  

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  • ISABC Holiday Calendar

    June 19, 2017

    ISABC Holiday Calendar

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  • #LON17

    May 8, 2017

    Langniappe, eudaimonia, and googliness. My whirlwind adventure to the Google for Education Innovators Academy in London can be summed up by these three words. Langniappe - a little something extra, a special gift or a bonus.

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  • Sustainability in Action

    April 20, 2017

    For the last seven months, the grade 7 students have been working on a year-long inquiry-based sustainability project. As teachers, there is a lot of preparation that goes into planning this project, but the work the students put forward over the course of the year is always astounding.

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  • Teaching Starts with Relationships

    April 11, 2017

    In June, 2015, I decided to retire. I had been teaching for 40 years, most recently at Crofton House School. The next 14 months - the opening act of my ‘golden years’ - received only a mixed review. I had loved teaching and I thought I was ready for my next adventure.

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