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Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Fortitude

Fortitude is defined as having courage in pain or adversity; it is closely connected with our school virtues of diligence & determination.

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Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

An Education for Life

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

In light of recent announcements about our provincial Graduation Program, it is perhaps fitting that I share some thoughts about the changes on the horizon for students (Besides, it is another item

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Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Why Abbotsford?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I have decided to go back to my Top 10 list in education for 2018, and this time share my thoughts on an issue th

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Curricular Competencies is about Finding the Adventure

My privileged career in education spans 30+ years, six schools and every grade from Kindergarten to grade 12.

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Calm, Alert and Learning

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

My visit to Terry Fox Elementary last week, confirmed my general impression about how far we have come in this district with social-emotional learning.

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Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Our Role in Dealing with Poverty

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I have decided to go back to my Top 10 list for 2018, and share a little about child poverty and homelessness.

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Thursday, April 5th, 2018

MultiSports vs Single Sports: Understanding The Olympic Dream

Over Spring Break, my son & I were sharing stories about Slo-Pitch softball; his were recent, and mine were almost 40 years old.  They were the same stories about almost great catches, double p

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Friday, March 16th, 2018

Curators of Learning

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Students, Teachers & Principals as Curators of Learning

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Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Is Mt.Lehman a Planned Community?

 

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Thursday, February 15th, 2018

When Kids Love School

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

It’s Valentines week, and I think it fitting to post something about love and learning. This time last year, we were in the middle of a deep freeze and it was only appropriate for all of me to exte

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