Blog

July 08, 2013

Gratitude

A grateful parent expresses her feelings
"I don't know where to begin thanking you and your staff...


January 27, 2013

6 Things you need to know about Formal Assessment Reports:

Finding the right school for your special learning child
Diagnostic Assessment Reports are important but there are dangers...


June 25, 2012

"Educating Kids with Autism"

"Brendan's Journey"
Brendan was diagnosed with autism when he was 3 years old. Drina,
his mother, tried several different options before settling at his current school - Shoore Centre for Learning - where Brendan receives
more one-on-one learning and is now thriving.


June 26, 2012

feedback on "Brendan's Journey" video

Educating Kids with Autism
Carol, our former administrator, gives her reaction to the video.


June 08, 2012

7 Mistakes Even Good Students Make

The Fundamentals of Learning
Many students put off working on assignments...


May, 03, 2012

Fundamentals of Learning

Developing Good Learning Habits
"Winning is a habit.Unfortunately, so is losing."
Vince Lombardi, legendary coach of the Green Bay Packers.


Study Skills

Tiny Teaching Idea, Giant Leap in Learning
The Idea
Visual learning in the form of modified Study-Flash Cards can unleash powerful opportunities for students who have difficulties with auditory processing of information.


October 02, 2012

2012 Toronto Private School Expo

Come and meet our school at this educational event ... BOOTH #18
50% off Admission Tickets


Letters to the Editor

Toronto Star Aug 2009
Re: Inflated Grades for a Fee

Although Ministry of Education Guidelines for assigning marks and granting credits are comprehensive, clear, and consistent, private high schools vary in their compliance, philosophy, and objectives.


May 14, 2012

Homework and Beyond

Case Study
Many parents bring their child to our centre because of problems associated with homework.


Ways to Better Grades

Why a High Mark is Not Enough
With a failure rate in most universities approaching a staggering 65% in first year Calculus, it is essential for the High School student to be properly prepared for what lies ahead after graduation. With this end in mind, the successful student must...


June 2011

Jesse’s Grad

School Life Stories
Our dear son, Jesse Laing and the staff at the Shoore Centre for Learning (by Jesse’s Mom - Allison Lang)
Share