Back to school

The editor learns the art of Cricut -- an essential for ensuring school items don't end up in the lost and found -- from an expert. Photo Credit David K. Simpson

From the editor

As much as we’ve been enjoying summer, heading back to school has been a major topic of discussion in our house for weeks now, and for very good reason. Not only are the kids back in class—older daughter Millie is […]

Higher learning

School isn’t just for kids and teens. Plenty of adults are going back to class — and making the grade Whether you’re looking to make a professional change or upgrade, it’s possible — and you don’t have to quit your […]

Footwear4kids founder and manager William Bourgault. Photo Courtesy Footwear4kids

Off on the right foot

As the school year kicks off, Footwear4kids returns as a part of Caldwell Family Centre’s backpack initiative   This is the story of how a routine declutter ended up helping thousands of families across Ottawa. In August 2020, 20-year-old William […]

Back to school, but back to normal?

Educators ready themselves to head back to class — but what will the 2021-2022 year look like?   He might be the educator, but Gareth Reid has learned a lot over the past 16 months. The director of Turnbull School, […]