Feel Good Friday: Julie Langlois

Feel Good Friday: Julie Langlois

Meet new Island Pacific School teacher Julie Langlois who will join our team of Superheroes this September! Originally from Ontario, Julie started her education career overseas in Australia. She has been drawn to the water and the outdoors from an early age and is...
The times are a changin’ and so are we!

The times are a changin’ and so are we!

There are distinct benefits to being a small middle school on an island when a global pandemic hits. The most important is that we can adapt, innovate and change quickly. In March, when schools closed their doors and went online, Island Pacific School’s students were...
Creativity as a teaching tool

Creativity as a teaching tool

What do a bike factory, a ford truck, a farm, a classroom, the IPS staff, Winterfell Castle, an alien spaceship, a bee hive, a veggie garden, a hockey rink and a vitamix smoothie maker have in common? You guessed it – they are all easy to compare to a Eukaryotic...
Be the Change We Want to See

Be the Change We Want to See

History is a funny thing. It happens around us all the time. One moment slipping into the past becomes our history. Events that pass become the shared story of how we got to where we are now. Most often, history is made silently or at least with little notice. At...