Powering Through The Line

When I ran sprints for the track team at my high school, our coach always had us train at a distance slightly longer than our race. It was to prepare us to run hard all the way to the end, which he called “powering through the line”. He was training us to fight...

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How Parent Engagement Can Help Prevent Bullying

As a parent or caregiver, you can’t be everywhere. And you can’t guarantee that the child in your sphere of influence will be successful, nor that an issue like bullying will ever become part of their lives. However, the Council of Ontario Directors of Education...

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Bullying: a major problem in our schools

The Ontario Ministry of Education and Thinking Forward came to the same conclusion earlier in the decade: that bullying had become a major problem in our schools. It is an issue worth addressing not only due to the percentage of students that are directly affected,...

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In/Future: Collaboration with Blank Canvases

Please make sure you spare some time between Thursday September 15 and Sunday September 25 to be part of a very special event involving Thinking Forward. Our organization has been involved in a collaboration with Blank Canvases, an art program that ‘uses the authentic...

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