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Month: September 2012
Taking Risks in Learning
Over the last few days, I have had many opportunities to connect with our new staff members at St. Clement’s, and to ask them about their first few weeks at the School.
Lifelong Friends and Support for an Important Cause
One of my SCS classmates from 1985, Martha McClew, is the Provincial Director of the Terry Fox Run. Her mother, Breeda McClew, the former National Director of the Terry Fox Foundation,
Being Outside One’s Comfort Zone: Not Always What We Think
As the class started our instructor said, “So many people talk about going outside of one’s comfort zone,” and he paused. In my head I immediately thought about the challenge that this class was going to pose for me,
A Community and a Mission
This year is a particularly special one as we launch our 2012-2017 Strategic Plan, which encompasses our goals of an inspiring and balanced learning experience, strong local and global connections and an engaged and supportive community.