Author Archives: Heather Rees

Will your child be ready for 2030?

Kindergarten class outside

In 2019, the ways we communicate and socialize with each other, as well as the ways we work and play, are vastly different than they were ten years ago.  Now fast forward eleven years to 2030 when our grade one students will be graduating from high school and imagine what the class of 2030 will […]

What is the difference between rude, mean and bullying?

rude, mean, bully

In recent months there has been significant news coverage related to incidents of bullying in schools. Without downplaying these reported incidents of bullying, it is my experience that the term ‘bullying’ is being used incorrectly by both adults and children to describe situations that are rude or mean. It is important for adults to use […]