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Bowcroft Literacy

By | November 18, 2022

  Teaching students to read has changed in the last year. It is no longer based on sight words or looking at pictures for clues. Students are taught how to decode words. There are excellent new resources published which we would love to have for all of our grade 1/2 classes. While we received some  Continue Reading »

Mariam Rakka Inclusive Education Fund

By | November 3, 2022

Introducing the Mariam Rakka Inclusive Education Fund! Rob is at it again! Hair is soon to be gone gone gone! Rob Rakka will once again be shaving off all of his beautiful hair in a fundraiser at Signal Hill Barber Shop to support Calgary kids. This time the Rakka family is teaming up with EducationMatters  Continue Reading »

Bowness High School Music Program

By | November 3, 2022

  The Bowness High School Music Parents Association (BHSMPA) is working to raise funds to improve the quality of music education at Bowness High School.  As our music program continues to grow, we need to ensure that our students have all the support they need to excel! Music education helps expose students to a broader  Continue Reading »

Ian Bazalgette Holiday Fundraiser

By | November 2, 2022

  If you are interested in helping Calgary families who need some support during the holiday season, you can donate towards the Ian Bazalgette Holiday Fundraiser. Your donations will go towards purchasing grocery and mall gift cards that will be given to families in need to buy food, winter accessories, household items, and gifts for  Continue Reading »

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JGD Junior Girls Basketball

By | October 26, 2022

  I am setting up a fundraising page for the Diefenbaker Junior Girls Basketball team in order to raise funds for a successful season. I have found as the coach of this team in the past ordering team clothing and having nutritious food on game and practice days was inconsistent amongst players due to cost.  Continue Reading »

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SAIT Business Admin Students Supporting CBE Students

By | October 19, 2022

  As part of the SAIT Business Administration course students are expected to put on an event benefitting a non-profit in the community. This year our group chose EducationMatters as we have a passion for public education and appreciate the good work they do for the Calgary Board of Education. The funds raised through our  Continue Reading »

Inclusive Education

By | October 18, 2022

CBE’s Inclusive Education department is raising funds to focus on academic and sensory learning support resources to allow all learners to be successful in showing what they know. The Inclusive Education team is made up of Learning Leader Teachers who provide intensive short-term support in classrooms. Our teachers work with a wide array of students,  Continue Reading »

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JGD Junior Boys Basketball

By | October 12, 2022

  I am setting up a fundraising page for the Diefenbaker Junior Boys Basketball team in order to raise funds for a successful season. I have found as the coach of this team in the past ordering team clothing and having nutritious food on game and practice days was inconsistent amongst players due to cost.  Continue Reading »

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Wildwood School

By | October 5, 2022

  Wildwood School is 70 years young this year! Do not be concerned, for it is sturdy, has a recent coat of paint, and students are thriving in our inclusive and supportive environment! Our school community, council and staff are hoping for a new public address system (PA) throughout the entire school; as well as  Continue Reading »

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Mount Royal School

By | September 29, 2022

Mount Royal Junior High’s School Council is setting up a general fund for our school. The funds raised will be used to improve student experiences and educational development. The funds will go towards such things as: physical education equipment, field trips, learning commons resources, technology, and other curriculum enhancements. Let’s work together to support Mount  Continue Reading »