Building Character at Mount Royal Academy

Building Character at Mount Royal Academy

With regard to my children here and how it’s affected them or the impact it’s made on them, in particular my daughters, and in the specifically my eldest daughter, the nature of the school, its size, the closeness of the community, it really helped her come out of her shell and open up and be

Zebra vs Horses: Animal Domestication

Sheep… weren’t always this fluffy. We fluffy-fied them by breeding the fluffiest in each generation. This is domestication: sculpting wild animals for better human use. As we saw in Part 1, for early man, animals were powerful tools …food, clothing, transportation, tractors. Yet, though there were animals everywhere, only a handful were domesticated in the

Rotorua Boys’ High School, 2019 Winner, Excellence in Leading

Rotorua Boys’ High School, 2019 Winner, Excellence in Leading

Through effective leadership and culturally responsive teaching and learning Rotorua Boys’ High School has improved outcomes for students living in the school hostel. The hostel was designed and purpose-builtto focus on the needs of Māori learners from around their rohe. Teachers are employed as housemasters providing strong role modelling and a whānau-like support structure to

Rotorua Boys’ High School, 2019 Supreme Award

Rotorua Boys’ High School, 2019 Supreme Award

Through effective leadership Rotorua Boys’ High School is supporting Māori success asMāori for students in the school hostel. Positive male role modelling high expectations of student behaviour and a strong connection with te reo me ngā tikanga Māori are embedded in daily hostel life. Regular access to medical staff and guidance counselling and strong relationships

Skinning the Wolf

You going to the pad? I’m going to… the… where I’m estimating to be the third tarsal there. 28? – 28. We got the weight. And I think that’s it. Um, I don’t… want to weigh the testes. Sweet. So, should we push it over that way and then… Or, let’s see how much he

Who Owns The Statue of Liberty?

Who Owns The Statue of Liberty?

Who owns the Statue of Liberty? New York or New Jersey? It should be straight forward, but the island upon which the statue stands, Liberty Island… … has been part of a long fight between the states over their river border… … and the islands between them, … … with rounds in the 90s, the

Annual Ball 2019 @Transylvania College | The Cambridge International School in Cluj

Annual Ball 2019 @Transylvania College | The Cambridge International School in Cluj

Ladies, gentlemen, good evening and welcome. The fourth consecutive year, and I am very happy to see you all in Transylvania College, in the Scholarship Society. Let’s give a warm welcome to our friend, Ruxandra Mercea. It is about trust. The end of an celebratory year because we’ve had so many years in which people