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Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Is there anything Average in Education?

By Linda Pollastretti

 

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Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Classrooms Then and Now

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Some of you may have heard some version of the statement that "Classrooms have not changed much since they were first conceived in the 18th century." Invariably, the person making the argument woul

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Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Human Performance Academy at Rick Hansen Secondary

The Human Performance Academy is a new addition to the many great programs that are being offered to students at Rick Hansen Secondary.  The academy was created to help provide students with an int

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Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Who Am I? Do I Belong?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Danny was an incredibly quiet boy in one of my classes when I first became a teacher. While most of the students took the bus to school, his parents drove him.

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Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Increased Enrollment @ Hansen

Another school year is up and running, and in all the busy-ness of start-up, our numbers at Hansen are up significantly from last year's enrollment projections.  We have approximately 90 more stude

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Sunday, September 8th, 2019

What I Wish I Knew Then...

By Linda Pollastretti

I Wish in High School I’d….

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Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Welcome Back Students & Staff!

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

When people approach me in July or August and reference the “time off” we get in the summer, I always take a moment to explain that school districts are open year-round.

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Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Thanks For a Wonderful Year!

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I suspect that June is one of the busiest months of the year in the school district.

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Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Convocation: Gift of a Juno Beach Sacrifice

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

It is the time of year in school districts when we see the joy of ceremony, and none is more special than convocation.

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Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Assessments That Matter

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

One of the questions that I have been pondering since our graduation program came to fruition is what assessments should look like in a competency-based system.

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