Project Descriptions - 2006-2007

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Anti-Violence Project Balanced Education Program The Starfish Story - A Mural
The Guitar Project    

Anti-Violence Project

School:  South Woodside School
Board:  HRSB
Project Leader:  Jeannette Marshall

A project to support a safe and positive learning environment with a focus on promoting a healthy lifestyle and respect for self, others, learning and the environment. An opportunity to enable all students to reach their full potential.

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Balanced Education Program

School:  New Germany Elementary
Board:  SSRSB
Project Leader:  Belinda Josephson

A program offering opportunities for teachers in a rural school setting  to access resources and professional development to assist in strengthening their school climate. Program to support in-class school improvement.

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The Starfish Story - A Mural

School:  Ian Forsyth Elementary School
Board:  HRSB –
Project Leader:  Andy MacNeil

A project using various school-level activities to address violence at the school level by creating a positive connection between art and peace.

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The Guitar Project

School:  Southside Learning Centre
Board:  CBVRSB
Project Leader:  Bernadette Romeo

Entitled “The Guitar Project”, this program involves the purchase of guitars and other music-related supports to assist at-risk students in developing their musical skills. Project includes ongoing community volunteer involvement in teaching guitar. The opportunity for students to share their learning in out-reach performance venues.

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