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SelfDesign supports learners in meeting their grade 10 and 12 provincial assessment requirements for the Dogwood Diploma

November 16th, 2022|Featured-Blog, Our Approach|

SelfDesign learner Grace wasn’t looking forward to writing the three grade 10 and 12 provincial assessments she needed in order to get her Dogwood Diploma (B.C. Graduation Certificate). Every young person in B.C. seeking to finish grade 12 with a [...]

Rewarded for passion: SelfDesign learners do well when applying for this scholarship

November 9th, 2022|Featured-Homepage, Our Approach|

SelfDesign learners have a good track record for receiving the BC Ministry of Education and Child Care’s School District/Authority Scholarships. In 2022, three of our commencing grade 12 learners won four of the $1,250 scholarships, which can be used to [...]

Moving to a new learning platform demonstrates SelfDesign’s innovation and sets us up for continued success

November 3rd, 2022|Our Approach|

As an online school for 21st-century learning, SelfDesign approaches innovation broadly and holistically. We innovate and evolve our learner-centred educational programs and services based on an understanding of cutting-edge research in the fields of pedagogy, human development, neuroscience and technology. [...]

Influence and change: Interview with Nikki Kenyon, outgoing Chief Learning Officer

October 27th, 2022|Featured-Blog, Who We Are|

Nikki is leaving SelfDesign! OVer the past 15 years, she has been a SelfDesign parent, learning consultant, former chief learning officer, principal and vice principal. We spoke to Nikki about her SelfDesign experiences and the changes she has seen unfold and been part of at SelfDesign.

Has science left your kids feeling bamboozled? We’ve got just the guy to help

October 26th, 2022|HomeLearners Network, Who We Are|

Main feature photo and photo above by Sean St. Denis Affectionately compared to a goblin shark, and sometimes – rarely – the more pleasant “baby duck” by kids who’ve taken his HomeLearners Network (HLN) Activities, our newest Guide, [...]

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