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.
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