Tag Archive: ATA

Nov 24

Chris Smeaton

From the Desk of the Superintendent- November 24, 2013

Well it is Grey Cup day and if the result is best for our neighbours to the east of us, there could be a provincial holiday called tomorrow. Although my Eskimos are not there, I will be certainly cheering green later today! Go Riders Go! This past week, I’ve had a┬ánumber of opportunities to discuss …

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Sep 22

Chris Smeaton

Is being connected an option?

This past weekend I had the pleasure of teaching my first graduate level course for Gonzaga University.┬áThe course focuses on leadership and school improvement. It is an especially pertinent topic as we continue to challenge our current model of education. The way we’ve always done things in our schools may be most comfortable for the …

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Dec 01

Chris Smeaton

From the Desk of the Superintendent- December 2012

Advent Wreath

November is a busy month for senior administration and the Board of Trustees with a number of local and provincial meetings. Catholic Superintendents get together for two days of meetings to discuss issues directly related to Catholic education. I welcome the opportunity to connect with my colleagues from around the province and engage in some …

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