Is Anyone Paying Attention?

Principal, W.G. Murdoch School - This fall I’ve had the opportunity to transition into one of life’s most challenging roles: Hockey Dad. In between scoping out potential homes once my son makes it to the NHL (kidding) and running him around to rinks on Sunday morning...

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Reaching for the Top Fruit

Getting to Second Order Change and Beyond Director of Schools - The world in which we now live is no longer as predictable and constant as it once was. Welcome to the ever changing 21st century. Education has not been spared in this wind of change driven by exciting...

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New Board on Board

Superintendent of Schools - On Monday, Oct. 16, voters from across Alberta elected new mayors, councilors and trustees and the shape of local government changed. In RVS, due to ward boundary changes and incumbents choosing not to seek re-election, we were going to...

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Embracing the Beast Called ‘Change’

Technology for Learning Secretary - As a teenager, I can remember laughing at my parents for being stuck in a ‘rut’ - always having the same routine, making the same meals, rarely venturing outside their own bubble. It was even more amusing when something unexpectedly...

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#MakingADifference #SteppingUp #ProudSupt

Superintendent of Schools - During difficult times, often we get to see the very best in people. In the past few weeks I’ve seen a number of RVS family members hit with incredibly difficult circumstances. In each case, I saw other RVS family members step up to lead...

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