Monthly Archives: September 2017

$300 Project Subsidies are Available!

School-community project subsidies are available to classrooms and school clubs. This is a wonderful opportunity to engage your students in social action projects that seek to address poverty in our communities, or address human rights, or challenge mental health stigma in your school, or any other social justice issue of importance to your students. Perhaps [...]

PTU Teacher Lianne Luciani Receives an Honour from La Foundation Monique Fitz-Back

Fondation Monique Fitz-Back celebrated Lianne Luciani on the evening of October 4 during their "Pousses de solidarité" event. Watch Lianne and the students at Beurling Academy build a community garden. Here is a thank you message from the Foundation Monique-Fitz-Back: MERCI à tous ceux et celles qui ont contribué au succès du coquetel « Pousses [...]

Starling Minds

Starling is an online mental health and wellness tool that helps you assess, monitor and improve your mental wellbeing.  It's an interactive, online program that teaches you about your mental functioning and gives you practical techniques for building stress resilience and boosting mental fitness. Visit starlingminds.com  

QPAT Wishes You an Excellent Start to the 2017-2018 School Year

Dear QPAT Colleagues and Members, I hope you were able to recharge your batteries during the vacation and are ready to start the new school year. At QPAT, we are ready to face the year and are anticipating a busy one. As you know, last fall the Education Minister Sébastien Proulx launched an extensive consultation [...]

Global Campaign for Missing Student Teachers

Mexico: Global Campaign Demands Justice for 43 Missing Mexican Student Teachers A global campaign marking three years since the forced disappearance of 43 teacher students in Mexico is again calling for an investigation, reparation and justice. For three years, the families of the disappeared, private citizens and the international community, including education unions and human [...]