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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 …

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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 …

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Paralympian Surprises 5th Grade Class With In-Person Visit

November 13, 2018

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A 5th grade class at West Elementary in Colorado Springs got a big surprise Tuesday. This year …

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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 …

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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 …

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Paralympian Andrew Kurka discovers purpose in Alaska classroom

October 19, 2018

Adventure, fun and purpose. Those are the things that visiting the small school in Good News Bay brought to my …

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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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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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