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Featured Article

Each month we’ll announce a new Featured Article. These articles have been selected by Westmount Administration as noteworthy or likely to be of high interest to our Westmount community. We hope you enjoy.

510, 2018

October 2018 Featured Article: How to Help Your Child Manage the Intensities

October 5th, 2018|Categories: Featured Article|Tags: , , , , |

As students are transitioning back to school, here are several articles families may find helpful in supporting their child manage the intensities that may emerge in beginning the new year. Positive reframing, staying in the present, proactive strategies http://summitcenter.us/a-message-from-dr-dan-peters-how-to-manage-your-childs-back-to-school-worries/   Multiple articles to address numerous questions/concerns http://sengifted.org/a-collection-of-the-top-ten-parent-hints-for-starting-the-new-school-year-compiled-by-lori-comallie-caplan/   Talking to [...]

1704, 2018

April 2018 Featured Article – Dr. Lannie Kanevsky

April 17th, 2018|Categories: Featured Article|

On February 15-16, 2018, the Elementary Campus staff was fortunate enough to be able to work with Dr. Lannie Kanevsky (http://www.sfu.ca/education/faculty-profiles/lkanevsky.html) on Differentiating Strategies for our gifted learners. Dr. Kanevsky’s work is largely based on the work of another researcher in the field of gifted education, Dr. June Maker (https://www.coe.arizona.edu/sites/coe/files/june_medium_vita_2016.pdf). [...]