A Monster in the Classroom

Michael Gregory was the most popular teacher at Calgary’s John Ware school—and a serial abuser who preyed on students for nearly 20 years. How did he fall through the cracks?

Fighting fur, graffiti and hip-hop class & more #IdleNoMore

What students are talking about today (January 3rd)

10 backup careers for new teachers

Education degrees aren’t just for the classroom

Revisiting highschool

A chance to reinvent yourself


Why I dread Tuesdays and Thursdays

My brother’s kindergarten teacher makes me nervous


Back to school.

The three most hated words by students everywhere

Why it’s so hard to fire bad teachers

Most principals would rather hide or transfer incompetent teachers than try to oust them


End of the high school era

Parent-teacher interviews. If you break it down into three separate words, its meaningless. But when they’re all lined up in a row next to each other in the same sentence, these three words result in having all the people with the most power over your life together. In the same room. Talking about you. And after last week, it’ll never happen again. It’s hard to believe that there are only 10 weeks of high school left.