A part of growing out of adolescence is finding out what worked and didn’t. Academically, MathSmart books had a detrimental effect on my outlook on math. It may have improved my number skills but it was a disservice to my opinions on the subject. A vast majority of students already disliked the subject. Everyone was just in… Read More Not So Math”Smart”
Students are fortunate enough to get Winter breaks. People love it or they envy it. Enough said.
Speechless about our education system.
Do you feel safe that your kids travel to school everyday without a seatbelt on? Or do you believe in safety experts saying that there are no need for seatbelts? Or are you convinced that there are higher risks by using alternate forms of transportation? Or do you believe that there are more injuries once… Read More School Transportation and Risks
If you go to school in Canada, you only get around one or two snow days in a school year. In my experience, I’ve only had to stay home once every four years. It also depends on where you live in Canada but you get the point that there aren’t many snow days given out… Read More Snow Days – Canada vs America
With schools acquiring bigger budgets than ever before, where does the money go to? Infrastructure? Teachers? Once, in my freshman year at high school, I had a teacher who talked about respect for the laptop cart. Basically, a cart containing about twenty laptops needed as much attention as a student getting bullied, maybe even more. Also, the… Read More How Much Technology is Enough for our Classrooms?