GNS: MBE Students are Moving and Rolling

Posted on: Mar 21, 2022

Grade 4 students at Mary Bergeron Elementary in Edson learned about wheels and levers in science by examining and building devices with moving parts. Through the curriculum, students learn about the…

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GNS: ELITE Program's Community Project

Posted on: Mar 17, 2022

The Grande Cache Community High School Elite Program has partnered with the non-profit Smoky River Nordic Ski Club on an amazing project for the community of Grande Cache.  The GCCHS Elite program is…

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GNS: Trauma Training for Division Staff

Posted on: Mar 14, 2022

GYPSD staff and community partners had the opportunity to take the Traumatic Event Systems Model training (TES) training with Bonnie Randall from the North American Centre for Threat Assessment and…

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GNS: 2022 Edwin Parr Nominees and Finalist

Posted on: Mar 10, 2022

Congratulations to teacher Aimee Allers of Grande Cache Community High School - this year's finalist as GYPSD'S nominee for the Alberta School Boards Association (ASBA), Edwin Parr First Year Teacher…

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GNS: PD Focus on Land-Based Learning

Posted on: Mar 7, 2022

Staff at Crescent Valley Elementary School explored Land-Based Learning through an Indigenous culture lens with Jason BigCharles, an Outdoor Education teacher and Cree Culture specialist. Jason shared…

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GNS: Evansview Staff Dive into New Curriculum

Posted on: Mar 3, 2022

Evansview teachers started comparing and contrasting the current Language Arts curriculum with the upcoming new Language Arts Curriculum during a recent staff meeting. Both curriculums were cut into…

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GNS: Tech Pilot Program

Posted on: Feb 28, 2022

Students taking part in Grand Trunk High School’s new IT Specialist Pilot Program took some time to flex their Minecraft and Python coding muscles. In December, the Cobblestone Collective organized…

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GNS: Three Year Education Plan

Posted on: Feb 24, 2022

Each year, Alberta's school jurisdictions submit a Three-Year Education Plan that targets areas of focus and identifies strategies the staff will implement or continue to use to improve in growth areas…

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GNS: Pink Shirt Day 2022

Posted on: Feb 22, 2022

Students and staff across the Division are encouraged to wear pink on Wednesday, February 23rd, to help celebrate Pink Shirt Day! This year’s theme, #BeKindAB, encourages Albertans to be inclusive,…

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GNS: Indigenous Pathways - Cree and Michif Program

Posted on: Feb 17, 2022

Grande Yellowhead Public School Division is proud to collaborate with a number of partners to ensure that Indigenous perspectives are appropriately included in all programs of study offered in our schools.…

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