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Here you will find links to interesting stories, articles or items of information for parents and public education.

 

How to Help Your Kids Succeed? Talk, Talk, Talk 
Article from the Globe and Mail September 6, 2012

 

Perspectives in Education
from the Canadian Teachers' Federation 
http://perspectives.ctf-fce.ca/en/8/Default.aspx

 

The 2009/10 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study has now been released. Entitled "The Health of Canada’s Young People: a mental health focus”, the report looks at the emotional and mental health of young people and its relationship with various health behaviours, outcomes and social factors.

http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/hp-ps/dca-dea/prog-ini/school-scolaire/behaviour-comportements/publications/hcyp-sjc-eng.php?utm_source=Stakeholders_OPO&utm_medium=email_eng&utm_campaign=HSBC_Report_2012

 

People for Education, 2011 Report on Ontario School Councils
http://www.peopleforeducation.ca/pfe-news/school-councils%e2%80%99-15th-anniversary-brings-call-for-policy-update/

 

Engage in Education topics on the Alberta Education BLOG http://ideas.education.alberta.ca/engage/blog

 

An interesting video perspective on education:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDZFcDGpL4U

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin Franklin award.

 

Aiming to raise attendance at monthly parent meetings? Try Home and School Meeting 2.0

http://efacetoday.blogspot.com/2011/10/aiming-to-raise-attendance-at-monthly.html

 

A State Grooms Its Best Students to Be Good Teachers http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/03/education/03winerip.html?_r=1

 

A Principal’s Map For Parent Involvement
blog
http://chriswejr.com/2011/08/24/a-principals-map-for-parent-involvement/

http://education.alberta.ca/admin/aisi/themes/parental-engagement.aspx

http://education.alberta.ca/media/6591254/spotlight_on_parent_engagement_2011.pdf

 

http://www.inclusiveeducationpdresources.ca/

 

http://www.essentialconditions.ca/

 

Helping Parent Leaders Make Schools Great

 

http://www.peopleforeducation.ca/global-topic/parent-involvement/

 

High School Completion   http://ideas.education.alberta.ca/hsc/parent-info

 

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/parenting/back-to-school/how-parents-can-get-into-a-teachers-good-books/article2152370/

 

http://www.torontosun.com/2011/08/18/building-a-positive-relationship-with-your-childs-teacher

 

 

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