"Thanks for adding to the idea of it, Julia. I don't think there is anything that could stop Ontario's schools/school councils from doing it the way you described. This process could be outlined in the election…"
Becky is now a member of People for Education Online Community
No doubt, many candidates are elected to positions they are not qualified for, and not only professionally, but also ethically, etc. It may be that a significant part of general public has no idea what a school trustee is and what an…"
"I think you need to clarify this with your School Board. The Ottawa Carelton District School Board has very strict and sophiticated filtering/monitoring on their networks. No one gets in or out. Students in our elementary school…"
"That's really funny, Jacqui. I can so see myself forgetting to read out loud, especially with a book like Airborn!! What a fun memory for you and your boys. My youngest didn't actually get to read Airborn…"
"You are open to all kinds of reading because your childhood and youth included (to a large degree) traditional reading scenarios: going to the library and taking out books, reading books, encyclopedias, and other resource materials in print for…"
"I agree with your thoughts about the classics. We don't bypass them. They have stood the test of time. Well said. They also hold the reader to a certain standard of literacy. I find though you usually have to search for them…"