School Psychologists strive to help students succeed * at school * at home * in life By collaborating with educators, parents, and other professionals, they work to find the best solution for each child and situation, whether that is supporting academics, behaviour, and/or social-emotional well-being. School Psychologists have training in both psychology and education. Plus, […]
The School District 60 Board Office will be closed from Monday, July 23rd to August 17, 2018. The office will re-open on Monday, August 20th. Have a great summer break!
Teachers in our district had an opportunity to learn about Digmore as part of the Core Competency Curriculum session today. Thank you to Laurie Petrucci for sharing about Digmore and the many resources available.
For the news story on this event; please visit https://www.energeticcity.ca/2018/01/bert-bowes-student-hosts-disability-awareness-night/
Please see the following link; http://www.prn.bc.ca/digmore/2017/12/08/coding-talkers-first-nations-culture-computational-thinking/
Please click on the link below for an excellent blog on coding in SD60: http://www.prn.bc.ca/digmore/blog/
During October’s Non-Instructional Day, Kindergarten and Grade 1 teachers at Bert Ambrose collaborated with Speech-Language Pathologist, Michelle Hofstrand, to explore the use of tinker trays in the classroom. Olivia (age 5) and Breckin (age 3) demonstrated different ways to play with the items. Tinker Trays, or loose parts, are a great way to promote language development, vocabulary […]
This session was held on the Oct. 20th NID, facilitated by Cindy McGarroch, Diane Barclay, and Laurie Petrucci. Laurie, Diane and I had an amazing day with a great group of teachers. So much collaboration! We covered a lot of material and had some laughs a long the way! Please visit the following link; http://www.prn.bc.ca/literacy to […]