A Checklist for School Climate Reform

A Checklist for School Climate Reform

School climate, the quality and character of schools, affects student learning, development and success. Research shows that school climate matters and sustained positive school climate is associated with: Positive youth development; Effective risk prevention and...
Politics is Global

Politics is Global

My interest in politics crosses many borders and the past few years have yielded several opportunities to examine pre-election, during election and post-election activities, in the following: The 2015 Canadian federal election The 2016 United Kingdom Brexit vote The...
For the Love of Life

For the Love of Life

We met Gage Bingham, the eight-year old grandson of our cousin, the other evening. Although he was playing with his Star Wars Lego when we arrived, he greeted us and made us feel welcome. We came by to have dinner with Gage, his parents (Stacy and Jason) and his...