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SchoolAdvice blogs about all issues related to education.  Topics include private and independent schools, special needs and gifted education, online learning, curriculum, and much more.  We invite members of the education community to submit articles.

October 21, 2019

Top Tips for Private School Open House Visits

Top Tips for Private School Open House Visits

It’s Open House season across the country. Families thinking about private school options have a lot to consider when trying to find the right school. This can be overwhelming as there are many different options and many different aspects to consider when choosing a school.

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Demotivating Teachers, 7 Things to Avoid

Demotivating Teachers, 7 Things to Avoid

Some times the best way to achieve positive results is to consider the most negative possibilities and do the opposite. Much has been said and written about how to motivate teachers. Perhaps more can be learned by thinking about how to avoid the negative. In that spirit, here are seven ways that are sure to demotivate teachers.

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Strategic Social Media Marketing for Schools

Strategic Social Media Marketing for Schools

Many of you may be hearing whispers that Facebook is dead, but it is in fact very much alive. Although new competitors have emerged over the years, Facebook has always been able to adapt their platform and introduce new features to avert potential threats and to keep its audience growing with more users on any other social network.

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Top Ten SchoolAdvice Study Strategies

Top Ten SchoolAdvice Study Strategies

Exam period can be a stressful time for many students, so we’ve published a Top 10 Study Strategies list that can help ease anxiety and let students be confident when writing their exam.

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Learning Revolution

Learning Revolution

It is time to change the conversation on education reform. Established educational institutions and teaching methodologies have reached their limits. It’s time to stop questioning how to improve the governmental system of education and begin to question how we can ensure learning for all students. A revolution in education will only come about

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IELTS Everything You Need to Know

IELTS Everything You Need to Know

With IELTS, you will no doubt have a much better grasp of the most globally spoken language in the world, making your transition into academia much smoother and professionally, you will be much more employable.

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Mindfulness in Education

Mindfulness in Education

A person’s wellbeing and capacity to be engaged in their learning go in hand in hand. Having one without the other creates an imbalance. In today’s education system more and more students are experiencing toxic stress because the demands of life are consistently outpacing the students’ ability to cope with these varied demands that are placed upon them.

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Because Every School is Unique

Because Every School is Unique

To thrive in a highly competitive marketplace, the best solution is to rise above the competition and articulate what makes your school one of a kind. But what happens when other schools take the same approach and also position themselves as one of a kind.

The dilemma of uniqueness is summed up in this quote by Deacon Jones:

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Five Reasons to Learn ESL at SchoolAdvice Academy

Five Reasons to Learn ESL at SchoolAdvice Academy

Busy schedules are common place in everyone’s lives today which can make it more complicated for students and their families to find the time needed to develop their English language skills. At SchoolAdvice Academy, we make is easy for you! Our ESL program is given online by experienced and qualified teachers who work around your schedule.

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Private School Engagement and Enrollment

Private School Engagement and Enrollment

Today SchoolAdvice has grown into an international network of educators working with families, school leadership, and educators in a global setting. We consult with families seeking schools to meet the needs of their children. We build relationships with schools and their leadership teams to learn more so we may provide better advice to our family clients and provide schools services designed to drive engagement, enrollment and strengthen the school brand..

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Learning ESL at SchoolAdvice Academy

Learning ESL at SchoolAdvice Academy

English is a complex language to learn with a ton of intricacies in its grammatical structure. Luckily, with SchoolAdvice Academy’s online English language learning program, developing English fluency is much more structured, engaging and efficient! We are dedicated to the personal and academic success of students through a personalized, hands on approach based on the students strengths and interests.  

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Canadian Study Permit Fast-Track with Student Direct Stream

Canadian Study Permit Fast-Track with Student Direct Stream

Get a study permit through the Student Direct Stream, a new Canadian Federal Government Program

International students wishing to attend schools in Canada may now apply for a new program launched by the Canadian Government. The new program fast tracks the applicant, but there are conditions.

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Teacher Evaluations, Conversation is Essential

Teacher Evaluations, Conversation is Essential

Conversations make the evaluation process rich, meaningful, and credible.

When evaluating teaching, the evaluator must work to understand and appreciate, what the teacher is doing, and the reasons for the choices the teacher has made. While the reasons for some may seem obvious, many will not be. It is in the post-observation conversations that these will be explored.

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Quebec’s Bill 101 and Your Child’s Education

Quebec’s Bill 101 and Your Child’s Education

There are many great advantages moving to Quebec however, Bill 101 is not one them. This bill limits your options for the education of your child, especially if you are new to Canada. This legislation was created and implemented in 1977, in order to protect the French language and free the province from the dominant language, English.

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Kells Academy Grade 12 Program

Kells Academy Grade 12 Program

This pre-university program is delivered in collaboration with the Ontario Virtual School, which is fully accredited by the Ontario Ministry of Education, therefore students who graduate from this program will receive the Ontario Secondary Schools Diploma.

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