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Grade Inflation: Are High Schools Setting Students Up for a Jolt?

Alberta teacher Mike Tachynski, a high school science teacher at Edmonton’s Ross Sheppard High School, is a brave soul.  In late January 2017, he had the courage to  894 more words

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Student Behaviour and Discipline: Where's the School Leadership?

School systems tend to be leery of trailbrazers, especially when it comes to instilling rigour and improved student behaviour.

One U.K. school head, Katharine Birbalsingh… 1,113 more words

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Higher Standards: I Kandu It!


Life shifted once I decided to raise the bar in three, specific aspects. First, I had to address my faith, then myself, so that I could finally evaluate the individuals I kept close to me. 1,181 more words

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Attitude of Gratitude

Thank you for your attitude of gratitude! Sometimes we get more than we ever expected when we release expectations. Keeping the standards high is an empowering energy that allows progress. 29 more words

Annette Rochelle Aben