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Handel, Strozzi & Purcell's Italian muses
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Parenting advice: children and video games
How many hours of video games are too many for children? A prominent educator offers an in-depth answer to a worried parent's question about children, teenagers and video games.
Jan 21st, 2012
Parenting advice: what to do if your child isn't interested in school?
Howard Eaton has powerful advice.
Jan 13th, 2012
Election promise fulfilled: Vancouver's first flexible childcare opens
What to do when your preschool's hours and yours don't match?
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
Dec 5th, 2011
Teachers win report-card battle
Pay can't be docked for not filling out reports or declining non-essential work.
Nov 30th, 2011
Top Vancouver events for Nov 3 - 6
This week, South Hilll Inside Stories, An Evening with David Suzuki, and a dialogue on Building the Network are our top picks. These events deal with community and the impact we have on our...
Nov 2nd, 2011
BrainBoost Education helps students reach goals
Many parents want their kids to take Math, English or Science credits online, but they're worried that self-paced courses might pose organizational or motivational challenges for their son or...
Oct 14th, 2011
Brainboost helps struggling students uncover hidden potential for learning
For Ben, school never quite fit. Grade 8 was a huge challenge. His mother, Beth, remembers that her son was always "bright" and "capable," but that educators overlooked his talents. "All...
Sep 21st, 2011
Tips for college and university success from a career student
Sep 9th, 2011
Top events around town this Labour Day weekend
We don't know how this happened, but September is practically here. These upcoming events look good, however, so all is not lost. Maybe we're just sad because Honey Bee Steve is going to be...
Aug 30th, 2011
How to green your child's school
Sick of school or just a sick school? The Green Mama shows you how you can make a real difference in the health of your child's classroom.
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
Aug 27th, 2011