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The Noun Project

How have I never seen anything like this before? You must check out The Noun Project.  A free, downloadable library of well-designed icons aimed at “sharing, celebrating and enhancing the world’s visual language”. I’m realizing that the implications for using …

Happy New Year

It was back to school yesterday after a seventeen day holiday.  Let’s just say the kids weren’t the only ones who were sleepy, sluggish and shell shocked… Since we all know how tough it is to switch gears after such …

Happy Birthday, Cathy

Wishing a very, very happy birthday to my one of a kind, chat everyday, known her forever, love her like a sister, heart of gold – friend.

It’s good for you

We’ve been learning about “Healthy Living” over the past few weeks – specifically, getting enough sleep, exercising, keeping clean (brushing teeth, washing hands etc.), drinking water and eating healthy foods.  We’ve cleverly coined these five things as the “Healthy High …

Because Every Child Matters

I received this letter from Carrie Gelson, a fellow inner-city school teacher in Vancouver. It struck such a chord with me, I feel compelled to share it. To the people of Vancouver: It will be Thanksgiving in a few weeks. …

Overheard in the cloakroom

Student #1:  My grandparents are both the same age, you know. Student #2:  How old are they? Student #1:  Like close to more than 100. Student #2:  Whooaaaa… Does that mean they’ll die at the same time? Those little brains. …