Back when I was a student in high school, an overall average of 75% would guarantee entrance to almost any university program. Those days are long gone as the expectations keep rising and as post-secondary institutions demand high grades. According
Critical Thinking and Ontario Schools
A recent student of ours was caught copying the main information in their essay from various dubious internet sources. We found this upsetting on many levels. One disheartening aspect of this situation is that
Getting away from the constant threat of bullying can be one of the reasons to leave a traditional learning environment. If you do see yourself as a victim, you may not feel empowered to fight back. Bullies can make our lives quite miserable.
Remember the Keyboarding Class?
When I was a high school student, we had “Introduction to Keyboarding”. It was not uncommon for students to take this course during the summer before starting high school. The course was a full condensed semester, 6
It is not uncommon for students to occasionally skip class or not want to participate in school activities. You can just chalk it up to the teenage antics, drama and moodiness. If a student continuously withdraws from school, especially
We happen to think that e-learning is great, but let’s face it, it is not for everyone. When compared with a more traditional classroom, e-learning brings certain advantages.
This blog post outlines six reasons why e-learning might be great for
“ I thought about it over the winter break, I don’t want to be a hotel manager anymore, I want to become an nurse. ”
This type of scenario is quite common among high school or even college and university