"Final Exam"

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Interviews with Canadian luminaries, looking back on their school years: favourite subject, hopes and dreams, lessons learned and more.

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Shari Lapena's Mysterious Ways: The writer of bestselling whodunits shares her circuitous route from lawyer to teacher to celebrated author. The Couple Next Door, Swan Hotel, Dan Brown, Final Exams, Hopes And Dreams, Agatha Christie, Listening To Music, Bestselling Author, Storytelling

Professionally Speaking June 2020

Shari Lapena's Mysterious Ways: The writer of bestselling whodunits shares her circuitous route from lawyer to teacher to celebrated author.

Polaris Music Prize winner Haviah Mighty on how a childhood full of reading led to rapping. Rap, Final Exams, Finals, Marie, Interview, Childhood, Reading, Hair Styles, Beauty

Professionally Speaking March 2020

Polaris Music Prize winner Haviah Mighty on how a childhood full of reading led to rapping.

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Cassie Campbell-Pascall shares how being taught the value of hard work shaped her remarkable success in hockey and beyond. Appris, Final Exams, Hopes And Dreams, Dit, Hard Work, Finals, Hockey, Success, Gold

Professionally Speaking December 2019

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Cassie Campbell-Pascall shares how being taught the value of hard work shaped her remarkable success in hockey and beyond.

"I Hope I’m Not a Moth": Lindsay Wong on Coming of Age Through Memoir Final Exams, Working People, Hopes And Dreams, Coming Of Age, I Hope, Memoirs, School Days, Sheds, Grammar

Professionally Speaking September 2019

#LindsayWong sheds light on the #school days that figure prominently in her bestselling memoir, "The Woo Woo."

Lane Merrifield’s journey from apathetic, frustrated to wunderkind, exec and investor. Jackie Robinson, Important Life Lessons, Lessons Learned In Life, Rosa Parks, Homecoming Parade, University Of Alberta, Club Penguin, How To Play Drums, Final Exams

Lane Merrifield

Lane Merrifield’s journey from apathetic, frustrated #student to #tech wunderkind, #Disney exec and #DragonsDen investor. #LaneMerrifield

Canada’s Queen of R&B shares how one teacher’s sound advice on hard work helped launch her soulful career. Miss Saigon, Sean Paul, Destiny's Child, Michael Jackson, Vision Of Love, Good Raps, Middle School Music, Top 10 Hits, Urban Music

Jully Black

Canada’s Queen of R&B shares how one teacher’s sound advice on hard work helped launch her soulful career. #Canada #JullyBlack #teacher

discusses compassion and courage during his formative years, both of which helped lay the foundation for his and career. Harvey Milk, Sarah Richardson, Maggie Smith, Sacramento City, La Compassion, Debbie Allen, Catcher In The Rye, Living In England

Tommy Smythe

#TommySmythe discusses compassion and courage during his formative years, both of which helped lay the foundation for his #design and #TV career.

The co-host of Discovery Channel’s shares how her taught her to be an independent thinker. David Attenborough, Margaret Atwood, George Orwell, Ada Lovelace, University Of British Columbia, Residential Schools, Appris, Time Series, Final Exams

Ziya Tong

The co-host of Discovery Channel’s #DailyPlanet shares how her #education taught her to be an independent thinker. #ZiyaTong

Métis writer Cherie Dimaline curated this list of 8 classic books by Indigenous writers to celebrate Indigenous Book Club Month and National Indigenous History Month. Book Club Books, Books To Read, True Relationship, Lessons Learned In Life, Final Exams, Public Speaking, Classic Books, The Girl Who, Beautiful Children

Cherie Dimaline

Award-winning #Métis #writer #CherieDimaline on her love of #books and unravelling labyrinthine sentences.

CTV’s Consumer Advocate discusses the lessons he wishes he had learned in Final Exams, Finals, Suit Jacket, School, Schools, Suit Jackets

Pat Foran

CTV’s Consumer Advocate #PatForan discusses the #financial lessons he wishes he had learned in #school.

industry veteran swaps notes on why music should play an instrumental role in Favorite Subject, Final Exams, Hopes And Dreams, Music Industry, Music Education, Jouer, Instrumental, Lessons Learned, Looking Back

Allan Reid

#Music industry veteran #AllanReid swaps notes on why music #education should play an instrumental role in #schools.

Hip-hop pioneer (a. freestyles on how his has shaped his art. Hip Hop, Favorite Subject, Final Exams, Hopes And Dreams, Lessons Learned, Finals, Interview, Education, Art

Wes Williams (Maestro Fresh Wes)

Hip-hop pioneer #WesWilliams (a.k.a. #MaestroFreshWes) freestyles on how his #education has shaped his art.

Providing students or teachers with clear, actionable critiques is an essential ingredient for any kind of continuous improvement process, says John Hattie, an author and education researcher. University Of Melbourne, University Of Alberta, Western University, Education Week, Teacher Education, Tertiary Education, Visible Learning, Research Assistant, Becoming A Teacher

John Hattie

#JohnHattie on his journey to becoming a world-renowned #education expert and how teachers can implement his Visible Learning philosophy.

Awarding-winning OCT, shares how her nurtured her work ethic and love of the Pablo Neruda, Ontario, Banff Centre, How To Juggle, Middle School Grades, Teaching Philosophy, Album Of The Year, Test Preparation

Diana Panton

Awarding-winning #jazz #singer #DianaPanton, OCT, shares how her #education nurtured her work ethic and love of the #arts. #Canadian #music #JunoAward #childrensmusic #IBelieveInLittleThings #Hamilton #musical #singing

The former Official Languages Commissioner, shares how curiosity – and a little defiance – shaped her life. Canadian Universities, Order Of Canada, University Of Ottawa, Fourth Industrial Revolution, Government Of Canada, School Grades, Favorite Subject, Lessons Learned In Life

Dyane Adam

The former Official Languages Commissioner, #DyaneAdam, shares how #books, curiosity – and a little defiance – shaped her life. #Canadian #bilingualism #GovernmentOfCanada #government #language #languages