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Myriam Dumont

Myriam Dumont is a Grade 1 teacher at Strathcona Elementary School, located downtown in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is currently completing her Masters of Education at UBC.

Layoff follows Olympic-sized learning experience for 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

Vancouver 2010 Winter Games: the Olympics and the corporatization of schools

A teacher speaks out against kids in the DTES being used as marketing agents during the Olympics

Schools and the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games

Teaching students to think critically about the Olympics put a teacher's job in jeopardy.