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Apples or iPads? Inequality and Fundraising in Schools

  Backpack Surprises When I open up my child’s backpack, there are many things I don’t like to find. Used Kleenex, punctured containers of yogurt, and an open water bottle next to a library book, are some good examples. Those … Continue reading

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Cars vs. Pedestrians: School Edition

Two weeks ago, a headline in our local paper caught my attention: “Parking rules too tough on parents, guardians?” The article went on to explain that city councillors in a neighbouring community are having staff review school zone parking rules … Continue reading

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These Boots are Made for Walking

I have a confession to make. November is not a month I can proudly host this blog. Typically miserable, wet, dark, cold weather, combined with a couple of illnesses to start off the winter season has led to a bad … Continue reading

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