Kristina Campbell Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/84 en Children's Book Review: The Ice Bear http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/bedsidetable/2011/04/07/childrens-book-review-ice-bear Opening the cover of Jackie Morris’ The Ice Bear lands you smack dab in the middle of a polar bear den.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/bedsidetable/2011/04/07/childrens-book-review-ice-bear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/bedsidetable/2011/04/07/childrens-book-review-ice-bear#comments Bedside Table Books arctic children's book children's book reviews jackie morris jackie morris ice bear the ice bear vancouver book reviews Thu, 07 Apr 2011 21:53:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 6843 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Enough kitchen-table kvetching: Vancouver event offers strategies for community change http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/02/10/enough-kitchen-table-kvetching-vancouver-event-offers-strategies VAN BC's free conference will be held on Sunday, February 13th, at Ray Cam Community Centre, 920 East Hastings, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/02/10/enough-kitchen-table-kvetching-vancouver-event-offers-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/02/10/enough-kitchen-table-kvetching-vancouver-event-offers-strategies#comments School View Education community change David Cadman Jenny Kwan kristina campbell vancouver Libby Davies Mike Harcourt ray cam community centre ray cam community centre conference strategies for community change VAN BC vancouver conference community change vancouver DTES conference Fri, 11 Feb 2011 01:44:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 6286 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com BC teacher continues to challenge prevailing ideas about public education http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/01/20/bc-teacher-continues-challenge-prevailing-ideas-about-public-education Kids are failing, right? Parents are angry, right? The government is to blame, right? Not so fast, says BC teacher Tulani Ackerman after her one-woman public consultation last summer.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/01/20/bc-teacher-continues-challenge-prevailing-ideas-about-public-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/01/20/bc-teacher-continues-challenge-prevailing-ideas-about-public-education#comments School View Education ackerman parliamentary speech ackerman steps for students BC education community schools educator attachment Neighborhood Learning Centres steps for students tulani ackerman vancouver education Fri, 21 Jan 2011 09:55:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 6099 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Falcon's merit pay unlikely to produce better teachers http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/01/06/falcons-merit-pay-unlikely-produce-better-teachers Research on human motivation shows extrinsic rewards, such as money in the proposed merit pay system, often backfire.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/01/06/falcons-merit-pay-unlikely-produce-better-teachers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2011/01/06/falcons-merit-pay-unlikely-produce-better-teachers#comments School View Education BC education BC liberal education daniel pink education motivation jesse rothstein Kevin Falcon merit pay merit-pay system teacher incentives teacher motivation Fri, 07 Jan 2011 01:25:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5966 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Is education news coverage skewing perceptions of public schools? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/26/education-news-coverage-skewing-perceptions-public-schools How can we have a useful debate on the merits of public versus private schools when skewed perceptions are being disseminated by the media?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/26/education-news-coverage-skewing-perceptions-public-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/26/education-news-coverage-skewing-perceptions-public-schools#comments School View Education BC education BC private schools BC public schools private school expo public versus private schools Shelley Fralic vancouver education vancouver private schools Vancouver Public Schools Sat, 27 Nov 2010 03:29:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5574 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Deconstructing the cheeseburger http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/11/deconstructing-cheeseburger <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/11/deconstructing-cheeseburger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/11/deconstructing-cheeseburger#comments School View Education Alejandro Rojas carbon neutral schools food education BC food education vancouver food security BC food security Vancouver kristina campbell vancouver organic food at school organic food BC organic food vancouver school food sustainability school view blog think and eat green at school UBC food project UBC school food project vancouver school cafeterias VSB food project Fri, 12 Nov 2010 01:50:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5375 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Enter your classroom or community group to win a financial literacy kit http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/03/enter-your-classroom-or-community-group-win-financial-literacy-kit Until November 12, educators can enter their classroom or group to win a Moonjar Classroom Kit - a collection of tools for teaching kids the ABCs of financial literacy. The Moonjar is a fun, visual... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/11/03/enter-your-classroom-or-community-group-win-financial-literacy-kit#comments School View Education brent dobson financial literacy at school financial literacy for kids moonjar Moonjar Canada moonjar classroom kit Wed, 03 Nov 2010 22:34:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5274 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com BCTF finds lack of substance in Campbell's education announcements http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/28/bctf-finds-lack-substance-campbells-education-announcements Premier Gordon Campbell's much-anticipated announcements around education in his televised address to British Columbians on Wednesday&nbsp;has left teachers cold. "The Premier’s address lacked depth...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/28/bctf-finds-lack-substance-campbells-education-announcements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/28/bctf-finds-lack-substance-campbells-education-announcements#comments School View Education BC education BC education policy BCTF campbell education announcement campbell on education education announcement word for word full day kindergarten gordon campbell education grade 4 achievement premier education announcement premier education announcement word for word strong start vancouver education Fri, 29 Oct 2010 04:30:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5210 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Teachers, grab your popcorn http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/27/teachers-grab-your-popcorn Teachers will be learning about the government's intended changes to education on Wednesday<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/27/teachers-grab-your-popcorn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/27/teachers-grab-your-popcorn#comments School View Education 21st century learning 21st century learning vancouver bc ministry of education bc school board reform bc school reform BCTF CCSDL gordon campbell address kristina campbell vancouver technology in the classroom vancouver education vancouver school board reform vancouver teachers VSB trustees Thu, 28 Oct 2010 02:57:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5190 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Teachers have questions, but does B.C.'s new education minister have answers? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/26/teachers-have-questions-does-bcs-new-education-minister-have-answers Vancouver teachers: expect a lot of 'I'll get back to you on thats' after Wednesday's televised address by the premier, which is likely to announce significant changes to education. That's because,...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/26/teachers-have-questions-does-bcs-new-education-minister-have-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/schoolview/2010/10/26/teachers-have-questions-does-bcs-new-education-minister-have-answers#comments School View Education bc cabinet shuffle BC education bc education minister George Abbott george abbott education george abbott education minister new bc education minister vancouver education vsb new education minister Tue, 26 Oct 2010 22:38:00 +0000 Kristina Campbell 5163 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com