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Squawkcast – Ep. 43 – New Regs, DiYs, Truancy and More!

Join Jill Mann and Diana Stinn, your hosts of this jovial podcast, for a cup of tea this week and a discussion about a variety of things including homeschooling mid-year and the worry of truancy. While these are serious topics, be forewarned, there is a lot of hilarious laughter and we can’t be held responsible for your spilled cup of coffee! ;-)

Show Notes – Ep. 43 – New Regs, DiYs, Truancy and More!
Date: Jan. 21, 2015
Time: 21:35 minutes

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Introductions – Welcome everyone!

Wing Feathers – (1) Ash Simpson, homeschooled Pastry Chef (2) Stop & Think Workshops (3) Hannigan Paints

What’s Hatching – (1) It Matters Workshop (2) West Jet Fieldtrip (3) Lloyds Rollercade – Jan. 30 at 1:00 PM (4) Art Journalling Class @phoenix – to register call 403-265-7701

Good Egg, Bad Egg – 19 Ridiculously Simple DIYs Every Elementary School Teacher Should Know – http://www.buzzfeed.com/alessiasantoro/teachers-making-learning-fun-literally#.jiLPrznbB

Fledgling Funnies – (1) “If I could come back as anything – i’d be a bird, first, but definitely the command key is my second choice.” Nikki Giovanni (2) “Growing up, my Mom always claimed to feel bad when a bird would slam head-first into our living room window. Id she “really” felt bad, though, she’d have moved the bird feeder outside.” Rich Johnson

Final Flap – Have you decided to homeschool mid-year? Yes, Phoenix will take you! Truancy and more.

Have an ed-u-ma-cational week everyone!

Jill Mann and Diana Stinn
http://www.phoenixfoundation.ca

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ZOOM!!! Is Open!!! Wheeeeeeee!!!

Your ChopShop Monkeys are proud to present………drum roll please………ZOOM!! A journey through time and space exploring how we roll, float and fly!!!

Our first day our kids had a blast exploring Across Canada and Travois and Dog Sleds, here is just a short little video of some racing fun!! Followed by our big beautiful ZOOM! Creation Studio Tour Video!!

  

Be sure to register for classes asap….some are filling fast, others need a few more kids to run!! So if you or your kiddlets would be sad to miss a class, be sure you do your part and register now.

We look forward to seeing you!!!

Jill Mann

 

 

 

What a fun and informative evening spent hosting other private schools, our board and a friends! Leading this lively group was John Blevins formerly of Alberta Education, we discussed how the new regulations will impact private schools in Alberta.

“It Matters” Regulation Workshop

What a fun and informative evening spent hosting other private schools, our board and a few friends! Leading this lively group was John Blevins formerly of Alberta Education, we discussed how the new regulations will impact private schools in Alberta.