One Size Will Never Fit All Students

Every Friday my syndicated column appears in a bunch of newspapers in southeastern Ontario and Saskatchewan. This week’s column is about alternatives to high school–there are more out there than you may know, so let’s not be afraid to think outside...

What Makes a Kid Terrific

Every Friday my syndicated column appears in a bunch of newspapers in southeastern Ontario. Here’s this week’s! A few weeks ago I ruffled some feathers by criticizing the propensity of schools to ensure that every kid, no matter their character, won the...

You Are Enough for Your Little Ones

When my children were babies we were living in downtown Toronto. My husband was a resident at the Hospital for Sick Children, and we were surrounded by high powered individuals. All of the other pediatric residents who had kids were female, and they didn’t have...