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Community 6-8

November 28, 2017

Tim Jones, grade 6, Ronald McNair, East Palo Alto, CA, Lex Gillette, 2016-2017 For November and December we were challenged …

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Teamwork K-2

November 28, 2017

Valerie Leavoy, K/1, Merlin Area Public School, Merlin ON, Tracy Ferguson, 2015-16 Teamwork couldn’t have come at a better time …

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Teamwork 3-5

November 28, 2017

Jodi Geiger, grade 4, Consul School, Consul, SK, Tristan Walker and Justin Snith, 2015-16 We decided to devote our efforts …

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Teamwork 6-8

November 28, 2017

Sherlynn Kelly, grade 8, Exshaw School, Exshaw AB, Jesse Cockney 2015-16 Jesse Cockney is our CC mentor and we love …

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Courage 3-5

November 28, 2017

Emily Mask, grade 3, Keeler School, Calgary AB. Sam Effah 2015-16 This month we focused on work around the concept …

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Courage K-2

November 28, 2017

Eric Romero, K/1, College View Elementary, Denver CO, Tyler Carter 2015-16 Courage was a very fun and encouraging month for …

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Classroom Champions to be awarded 2018 IOC Trophy for Olympism in Action

November 16, 2018

CALGARY (November 16, 2018) – On Saturday, November 17, The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) will present the 2018 International Olympic Committee (IOC) Trophy for Olympism in Action to Classroom Champions. …

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Barney Bentall and the Cariboo Express raises record-breaking funds for Classroom Champions

November 16, 2018

On Friday November 9th , Barney Bentall and the Cariboo Express put on an incredible performance during the 4 th annual Peter Burgener Memorial charity concert, presented by Mawer and …

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Renowned Education Leader Joins Classroom Champions to Support Schools Across the Continent

November 5, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, CA | CALGARY, AB – Classroom Champions is pleased to welcome renowned education leader Adam Welcome as the new Director of Education Partnerships for the U.S. and Canada. …

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Olympic Bobsledder Steve Mesler Spreads his Message to Kids Through Classroom Champions

January 3, 2018

Nihal Kolur, Sports Illustrated, November 20, 2017 – Read Original Article In a family of teachers, Steve Mesler felt ashamed. Living in Calgary at the time, the then-30-year-old Olympic gold …

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#TeacherThoughts – What we’re reading as we head Back To School

August 11, 2019

At Classroom Champions, we read. We read for fun, we read lesson plans and more lesson plans, we read Social Emotional Language reports, we read blogs and articles and books …

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See why we’re so appreciative of our Classroom Champions teachers

May 11, 2019

We have all had those teachers. The ones who took complicated questions and helped them make sense, or the ones who gave you the confidence to achieve more, or the …

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Teacher Thoughts: How Classroom Champions teacher Tim Jones brings Healthy Living into his class with Ask Listen Learn

April 28, 2019

What does it mean to be healthy? How to live a healthy lifestyle? More importantly, how do you have important conversations with your students surrounding responsible choices? Because what good …

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What happens when elite athletes volunteer? Magic.

April 14, 2019

What happens when you ask elite athletes to volunteer their time to mentor classrooms? In 2018-2019, it was lowered student-reported bullying by 63% in Classroom Champions classes, while 95% of …

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How I encourage students to open up

February 7, 2019

Presented by Ask, Listen, Learn; Author: Ella Maya, 6th grade teacher in Phoenix, AZ. Do you remember what it was like to be 11 years old?  Regardless of when that was, I’m …

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The Responsibility of Professional Elite Athletes

November 10, 2018

Presented by Ask, Listen, Learn U.S. Paralympian, athlete mentor, former Navy Seal Dan Cnossen To children, professional elite athletes are real-life superheroes. It is one of the great off-the-field gifts …

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Kids and alcohol don’t mix: Conversations give kids courage

March 11, 2018

This guest post comes from our partner, THE FOUNDATION FOR ADVANCING ALCOHOL RESPONSIBILITY (RESPONSIBILITY.ORG), visit Responsibility.org’s site: www.responsibility.org Whether you are a kid, tween, teen or adult, saying NO can …

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How Olympic Athletes Saved My Teaching Career

November 30, 2017

Three years ago, I was dragging myself toward the end of my fourth year of teaching. The stress of testing and my struggles with the curriculum had me on the …

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Classroom Champions is Family

November 30, 2017

Through working with Classroom Champions, I have found my passion for teaching again. Five years ago, I had reached the point where I questioned my future in this career. The …

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Mentorship Changed My Students’ Attitude

November 30, 2017

Classroom Champions has changed the way that my students have looked at challenges presented to them, whether it be spelling new words, reading, skating, or taking turns. Last year, I …

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