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Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Parent Letter update

Dear Barrowtown Parents,

 

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Thursday, March 12th, 2020

How Well Do You Understand Your Child’s Report Card?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

A few years ago when we were updating our strategic plan (in much the same way we are now), we reached out to parents, staff and community members to ask about the things we needed to consider so a

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Friday, February 14th, 2020

Student Voice: Are you Really Listening (#2)

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I made a commitment earlier this year to have focused meetings with students in our secondary schools as an integral part of my school visits. I do because I gain valuable insight into the perspect

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Friday, February 14th, 2020

With great appreciation from Barrowtown

Dear Barrowtown Parents,

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Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Where to From Here?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

At one of my recent school visits, a colleague asked me where I think the district needs to go next in terms of its goals. The question came out of a spirited discussion we were having about the in

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Purposeful Play: Fostering a Love of Learning

Education is thought to begin when children enter Kindergarten. As they walk through the doors and hallways, they are eager with excitement and wonder about what school has to offer.

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

My Big Three for 2020

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Welcome to 2020.  As is my custom each January, I will lay out my predictions in the world of education for the calendar year.  Each year I am torn about how deeply I should go into this.  As I hav

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Monday, January 6th, 2020

January Letter to Parents

A Promising Start To A New Year At Barrowtown Elementary

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Thursday, December 19th, 2019

A Special Time

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I love the Christmas Season in school districts; it is both an exhausting and a joyous time.

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Thursday, December 12th, 2019

December Letter to Parents

Dear Barrowtown Parents & Families,

 

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