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Developing Leaders Who Are Shaping The Future Of Education
Respecting the Rights of Transgender Students
Examine best practices for supporting and accommodating trans students in an independent school setting. The session also reviews the definitions of gender identity and gender expression under the Ontario Human Rights Code and will discusses steps that schools should take to make students feel accepted and included.
by Graham Hookey, Head of School at Kempenfelt Bay School
Since 1984 I have written a weekly column for local newspapers in the communities in which I have lived. My purposes are quite simple. First, I feel that discussions surrounding education and parenting (the main thrusts of my writing) are both necessary and helpful. I throw ideas up in the air, share the insights and research of others, and then hope some of it settles in such a way that it's helpful to parents as they take on the ever-challenging role of raising children ...
Dear Teachers, The buzz word of the day is personalized, and I follow the debates carefully. In August, McKinsey and Company wrote about how to scale personalized learning; this week, One Schoolhouse claimed to be the “first independent school with personalized student courses.” We all use the word, and at the very least ...
A blog by Anne-Marie Kee that covers topics on education, administration and parenting.