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Real Purpose with Real Clients

On December 11th, 2017 by Corrina Cameron

When Matt Rock began the grade 11 Construction Technology class in September, he knew it was going to be a different kind of semester. Even though past projects in this class kept students engaged with useful skills and practical end products that students could take home, this semester’s project wasn’t ...

Leadership Day delivers fun and inspiration

On December 4th, 2017 by Jennifer Neutel

Chatham Christian School (CCS) hosted its second annual GLOW Grade 8 Leadership Day, welcoming 87 students from seven schools for a day of fun and deep thinking about how to shine within their own communities. The day challenged students to consider how they can be a leader and a light in ...

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A Teacher’s Report Card

On November 23rd, 2017 by Chris van Donkelaar

Last night my daughter, Elise, came home with her report card from her first term in Grade One. She very much enjoyed the experience, and afterwards got to work creating her own report card for her teacher … The reminded me about something special in Christian education.

Celebrating Years of Togetherness at the Edifide Teacher’s Convention

On October 30th, 2017 by Carla Alblas

Ever since I was in elementary school, I can remember being excited about the Edifide Teacher’s Convention days in October. Of course, back then I was excited because it meant having two PD days tacked on to a weekend, making for a nice long break from classes and homework. Because ...

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Provincial championship host wins silver

On December 4th, 2017 by Jennifer Neutel

The Toronto District Christian High School community worked together to host this year’s OFSAA Boys’ A Volleyball championship. Twenty teams participated in the tournament, including eight Christian schools. TDChristian High School’s team made the final game and received the Championship Silver Medal. The Nov. 23-25 event helped the school community put ...

What’s So Great About Canada, Eh?

On July 4th, 2017 by Carla Alblas

In honour of Canada Day, and the country’s 150th anniversary celebrations this year, leadership students at Belleville Christian School put together a production called, “What’s So Great About Canada, Eh?”, highlighted in the following video:  

Partners

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Award Recognizes Ontario Teachers For Excellence in Education

On June 20th, 2017 by Daniel Proussalidis

Five Ontario teachers are the latest recipients of the John Rozema Awards for Teacher Excellence. Now in their second year, the Rozema Awards recognize teachers who surpass expectations in their work at Christian schools in Ontario. Michael Van Pelt, President and CEO of Cardus, and Dr. Beth Green, Education Program Director ...

Digital Frontiers: Testing New Tech in the Christian Classroom

On May 12th, 2017 by Jennifer Neutel

Digital learning is the new normal for schools across Canada. Eighty percent of kids in kindergarten now use computers in the classroom. Roughly half of the student body comes to school with his or her own device; 96 percent of classrooms have computers. Teachers communicate with parents less on paper ...

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