Music to Exercise the Brain

  I had the honor and pure enjoyment of starting my week attending and supervising our winter band concert this past week.  I am always over the top impressed with the level of musical skill our students are able to demonstrate in such a short period of time. We share our band instructor with 3 other schools and the students only have… Continue reading Music to Exercise the Brain

Leadership, Student Voice, Students

Student leadership…well worth the struggle.

A few years ago when I started my position as vice-principal, all of our middle-years students became my sole responsibility once a cycle for 45 minutes.  Since then, I have recruited our French teacher to help me with our leadership teams, but let me tell you, it is still  the most overwhelming 45 minutes in most of my weeks. There are… Continue reading Student leadership…well worth the struggle.