Recognizing your child’s intelligences

Recognizing your child’s intelligences

Yes, that’s right – intelligences. Plural. Back in the olden days (like when I was in elementary school!), most education was delivered through lecture, reading and note-taking. Most learning was evaluated through written tests. Most of it was based, one...
Family new year’s resolutions

Family new year’s resolutions

Social media platforms are full of “good riddance” messages for 2020 – and hopeful optimism for 2021. Need proof? Public polling shows that more people are making new year’s resolutions for 2021 than did in 2020 – maybe a sign that...
Sharing holiday love in every culture

Sharing holiday love in every culture

Each day your children come to Brightling, they experience cultural diversity in their classrooms. But to them it isn’t “diversity,” it’s just “friends.” And what a gift that is! Between our staff and the children we care for,...
Observing the changing seasons

Observing the changing seasons

The snow graced us with its presence a little early this year in Manitoba (how 2020 of it!). Whether or not it stays until spring is yet to be seen… but it’s a sure sign we’re headed for winter. The world around us is a frequent topic of discussion...