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Wednesday, June 24th, 2020

Well Wishes From Our Godson Administrators

Dear Godson Families,

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Thursday, April 9th, 2020

Student Voice: Are You Really Listening? (#3: WJ Mouat)

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

The last three weeks have been the most surreal in my career.  I would have never dreamed that the place we call school could be so dramatically disrupted in such a short period of time.  But COVID

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Monday, March 30th, 2020

A Few Words From Our Godson Administrators

Dear Godson Families,

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Thursday, March 12th, 2020

How Well Do You Understand Your Child’s Report Card?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

A few years ago when we were updating our strategic plan (in much the same way we are now), we reached out to parents, staff and community members to ask about the things we needed to consider so a

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Monday, March 2nd, 2020

Pink Shirt Day - Afterthoughts

Wednesday, February 26 was the Canada wide – Pink Shirt (Anti-Bullying) Day.  Godson staff and students had our anti-bullying assembly last Monday morning to talk about this important topic.  We, a

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Friday, February 14th, 2020

Student Voice: Are you Really Listening? (#2)

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I made a commitment earlier this year to have focused meetings with students in our secondary schools as an integral part of my school visits. I do because I gain valuable insight into the perspect

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Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Where to From Here?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

At one of my recent school visits, a colleague asked me where I think the district needs to go next in terms of its goals. The question came out of a spirited discussion we were having about the in

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Purposeful Play: Fostering a Love of Learning

Education is thought to begin when children enter Kindergarten. As they walk through the doors and hallways, they are eager with excitement and wonder about what school has to offer.

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

My Big Three for 2020

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Welcome to 2020.  As is my custom each January, I will lay out my predictions in the world of education for the calendar year.  Each year I am torn about how deeply I should go into this.  As I hav

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Thursday, December 19th, 2019

SEL Kernels at Godson

The teacher inquiry question that frames one of our school goals at Godson is: ‘How will using a systematic framework or behaviour and self-regulation instruction increase student learning as well

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