Myriam Dumont Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/4115 en Layoff follows Olympic-sized learning experience for Vancouver teacher http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/18/layoff-follows-olympic-sized-learning-experience-vancouver-teacher Vancouver elementary school teacher Myriam Dumont described in two previous blog postings how she tried to bring critical thinking about the Olympics into her classroom. In this final posting of this <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/18/layoff-follows-olympic-sized-learning-experience-vancouver-teacher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/18/layoff-follows-olympic-sized-learning-experience-vancouver-teacher#comments School View Education BC schools olympics critical pedagogy education olympics DTES Paulo Freire School View teaching 2010 resistance vancouver 2010 education Vancouver 2010 Winter Games Sat, 19 Jun 2010 12:19:00 +0000 Myriam Dumont 4254 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Vancouver 2010 Winter Games: the Olympics and the corporatization of schools http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/11/vancouver-2010-winter-games-olympics-and-corporatization-schools A teacher speaks out against kids in the DTES being used as marketing agents during the Olympics<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/11/vancouver-2010-winter-games-olympics-and-corporatization-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/11/vancouver-2010-winter-games-olympics-and-corporatization-schools#comments School View Education BC schools olympics critical thinking olympics DTES teaching 2010 resistance The Olympics vancouver 2010 education vancouver 2010 Olympics education Vancouver 2010 Winter Games vancouver DTES schools Fri, 11 Jun 2010 21:26:00 +0000 Myriam Dumont 4179 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Schools and the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/04/schools-and-vancouver-2010-winter-games Teaching students to think critically about the Olympics put a teacher's job in jeopardy. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/04/schools-and-vancouver-2010-winter-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/06/04/schools-and-vancouver-2010-winter-games#comments School View Education BC schools olympics Chris Shaw critical thinking five ring circus olympics DTES sharing the dream teaching 2010 resistance The Olympics vancouver 2010 education vancouver 2010 Olympics education Vancouver 2010 Winter Games vancouver DTES schools Fri, 04 Jun 2010 23:08:00 +0000 Myriam Dumont 4116 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com