Welcome to the Northern Secondary School Council website! Our role is to give parents a voice in how the school functions.
UP NEXT AT NORTHERN...
Saturday, Dec 10 at 9:30-10:30 am
Join other Northern parents to walk and talk about parenting, school, and life. Meet at the Funeral Center parking lot, east of the Mt Pleasant entrance to the Mt Pleasant Cemetery. For more details, email email@example.com.
DBT for the Holidays : How to Survive, Increase Joy, Connection and Mindfulness with Dr. Carmen Lalonde
Wednesday, Dec 14 7-8 pm
Learn DBT skills to increase connection and joy during the holidays while balancing and thriving in the emotions that come during the holiday season. Participants will be provided information to ensure relationships deepen and grow in meaningful and skilful ways as they spend time with their loved ones. Hosted by the Sashbear Foundation.
To register, click here.
Missed the Morning Announcements?
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Access Principal Adam Marshall's Current and Past Weekly Bulletin here!
Please check out the latest Ask Adam (Oct 18th). Send questions for the next Ask Adam to firstname.lastname@example.org
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT...
Welcome to the 21st century, where pretty much everyone uses technology without even realizing how it makes their lives easier. Join Robin Campbell, an expert tech coach, to learn about all the tools out there, and how technology can support your student's success. Watch the recording here.
"New to Northern" Parent Chat
Wishing you could find a parent buddy to give an introduction to Northern “for parents, by parents”? Watch the New to Northern presentation or download the Slides.
Getting Off to a Good Start
Susan Schenk shares helpful stories, insights, and tools to support your student and their learning needs this year. Download the slides or watch the presentation video: Getting Off to a Good Start.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT (free resources!)
Change is Now Summit
Hear expert research and insight from four keynote speakers on "The Effort Myth", "ADHD Inside Out", "Nurturing Resilience", and "Dyslexia and the Right to Read" and more. To access the recordings, click here.
Discover What's Possible
Check out this library of 23 recordings from worldwide experts on topics covering ADHD, digital use, giftedness, self-motivation, anxiety, and more! To access, email email@example.com for log-in information.
Bright Kids Who Can't Keep Up - Do you know what processing speed is and how it may affect your student’s learning? Have you been told that they have slow processing speed and want to better understand what that means? Join Dr. Ellen Braaten here.
Finding the Right Assistive Technology - Dr. Todd Cunningham talks about knowing what is right for your student and how to implement it within your classroom. You will leave this session with knowledge of various programs, software, and tools to use both in and outside of the classroom. Click here to watch.
Shift Your Thinking Support Library
Check out this library of experts speaking on topics including dyslexia, learning disabilities, ADHD, parent support, and wellbeing.