Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Leave the Phone Alone while driving

Hash tag X means text conversation is on pause The Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators has launched the campaign Leave the Phone Alone.  The hashtag x, meaning a text...

Oprah will be at College Beaubois today visiting teacher Valerie Kamel

During the Sunday night performance at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Oprah called on teacher Valerie Kamel to come up on stage.  After a heart felt hug and words...
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Kindergarten teachers rue reduced class time – Stein Day: “More difficult choices coming”

By Robert Frank www.newscoverage.org It was standing room only at Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) headquarters, April 28, where some 75 kindergarten teachers and their supporters packed the council chamber,...
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The Pros and Cons of Student Life in Canada

Students move abroad to attain excellent education and exposure to cultures other than their own. Most people know that leaving what they know, though uncomfortable, is one of the...

Stein Day elected LBPSB chair

By Robert Frank www.thesuburban.com After several hours of vote-counting, Nov. 2, returning officer Rémi Poliquin declared Suanne Stein Day elected to chair the Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB). Of the 11,431...
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Legault extended restrictions to Nov. 23 and announced changes for Secondary III students

In a press conference this evening François Legault, Premier Ministre du Québec, announced additional measures to further flatten the COVID-19 curve and lessen the stress on Quebec’s healthcare system....
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Little Maestros music initiation program offered by Kerry-Anne Kutz this fall

by Kerry-Anne Kutz Do you have small children? Would you like to them to discover the joys of music and song? Permettez à vos petits de découvrir les joies de la musique...
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TEDx coming to John Abbott Theatre September 15

By Rhonda Massad The inaugural edition of TEDxSainteAnnedeBellevue will be taking place at the John Abbott College Theatre on September 15. "A group of us, young professionals, students, and West Islanders,"...

Getting Ready for School: 3 Tips for Effective Online Education

Getting ready for school in 2020 means something different than it was just a decade ago. The situation with a novel COVID-19 outbreak changed the lives of millions of...

3 Young Women Making a Difference for the Alzheimer Foundation

On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019, a fundraiser event was held in the West-Island that touches us all, both directly and indirectly. It is not easy when it comes to...