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Teachers Ask Students: “Is War a Game?”

Most young people know a thing or two about battling the aliens, warlords and assorted bad guys that populate the virtual universe. But what of the real-life conflicts that inhabit their history books? Is war a game? That’s the big question Cycle Three teachers at two Riverside School Board elementary schools asked their classes.

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Why Students are Big on Entrepreneurship

Watch as these Secondary I students at Beaconsfield High School explain how entrepreneurship goes hand-in-hand with 21st century learning.

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Empowered Kids Transform Learning into Action

A wildlife specialist’s visit exposed Dorset students to career possibilities and  got them asking how they could make a difference. (more…)

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All Those Little Steps Open Doors for Students

Principal Corinne MacDonald is passionate about giving children in her Jonquière school a head start exploring different career fields, in part because of her own experience as a parent. “I was completely blown away when my mechanical-engineer son announced he was moving to Vancouver to pursue his real passion—acting,” she relates. “I wondered whether I […]

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