humanity

What happens when you dump a pile of lego in the middle of a  group of Grade 8 students and provide them with the following problem:  Build a creative structure (whatever you want), the catch is you need to work together as a team and use as many as the pieces as possible. This is exactly [...]

Each week we look at a news story on education and make a few comments.  This week's commentary is about a post in The Province titled, "Education divide: While Canadians stress happiness for their children, Asians tend to focus on high achievement." Here are a few clips summarizing the article: In a nutshell, Canadian parents put [...]