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Career and Post Secondary Presentation for Grade 11 Students

Grade 11 Students, please join us for a Career and Post Secondary Presentation in the Mid-High Learning Commons! Presenter: Elke Zilla Date: Friday, February 22, 2019 Time: 9:30am- 10:45am (During SOURCE) Location: Mid-High Learning Commons   Participating Institutions:  Acadia University  Alberta College of Arts and Design(Alberta University of the Arts) Ambrose University Bow Valley College SAIT University of Lethbridge Duke of [...]

Seminar: Developing a Growth Mindset in Gifted Learners

All Westmount Parents are invited to attend this Parent Education Seminar: Developing a Growth Mindset in Gifted Learners, with Kimberly Eckert, Registered Psychologist Research has demonstrated that the way children think about grades, mistakes, risks, and difficult learning tasks greatly impacts their ultimate success as a learner. More precisely, students who believe their intelligence can be developed (a growth mindset) outperform [...]

2019-02-01T11:15:15-06:00January 17th, 2019|Tags: , , |

MEI International Academy Information Session

Upcoming Information Session MEI International Academy provides opportunities for  grade 11 and 12 students to live abroad while taking High School Courses (Full Year/Semester/Summer). Its guiding principle has always been to encourage students to learn about the world and how to live in it. Their mission is to offer a global high school experience with each lesson, designed to inspire REAL education in the [...]

2018-12-14T11:50:07-06:00December 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

How Gaming And Social Media are Designed to Keep Teenagers Hooked

Excessive gaming, technology and social media use is a real concern to many parents, teachers and health professionals.  To learn about ways to help your teenager have a healthy relationship with their technology, save the date for Cam Adair’s workshops on technology addiction. These workshops are offered through the Sinneave Foundation are are located at The University of Calgary. January 22, 2019 [...]