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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.
Neuchâtel Junior College - Bill Boyer, Head of School.
"We have many of the same concerns as other CAIS schools," says Neuchâtel's Head of School, Bill Boyer, "and that includes refreshing our facilities, fundraising, and ensuring a compelling education inside – and especially outside – the classroom."
"What is unique about our school is that we renew our entire student body every year. We offer Grade 12 only, and so each and every year we see a new group of students. That has its challenges and its pleasures."...
At our upcoming Heads and Chairs Meeting in Ottawa, our theme is Place, Pedagogy and Purpose, and we will have an Architects Panel. This question will be part of our conversation. But for now, I have reason to believe they learn best outdoors. Last week, over 100 Middle School Students from CAIS schools across the country gathered at Camp Onondaga ...
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