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Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Valuing the Unmeasurable

Building Relationships to Strengthen Student Mindset

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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

New Research On Language & Literacy

As John Spencer spoke about in his Shared Learning keynote, design thinking is a framework for creative problem solving from a place of empathy, understanding or wonder.

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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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Friday, March 16th, 2018

Teaching Attendance for Elementary School

For many years, middle and secondary school attendance has been a focus, as truancy or unexcused absence is a predictor of eventual dropout.

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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, 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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Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Interacting in Social Situations

Interacting in social situations can be a challenge when you have a hearing loss. Following conversations on the playground can be hard work.

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