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Patricia Porter

The one, simple secret to your child’s success in school.

  Hi, I’m Patricia Porter (Dr. Patricia Porter if you want to be formal!).  I was a classroom teacher for over 35 years, both in England and in Canada.  I was trained to teach physics to High School Kids but my heart was more in teaching than physics so I ended up working with younger

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Patricia Porter

School’s Out: Now What?

As I write this it looks like schools in Canada will be out for the rest of the school year. This can be seen as either a disaster or as an opportunity. The disaster is that those students who rely on the individual attention they get from teachers in order to learn will miss out. 

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Patricia Porter

How to cope with school closures

Special times need special measures! Is your child’s school closed because of fears of spreading COVID 19?  Are you looking at a protracted time when your child will be at home missing out on schooling? Don’t worry.  Here are a few things you can do to make sure that your child continues to learn during

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