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School District No. 38 (Richmond)
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James Whiteside Elementary School
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K-12 in-class instruction is currently suspended in all Richmond schools.
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Our School Story
Tue, 2019-04-02 10:22
Creating a common understanding of our school story
As a school community we started gathering information to develop a common understanding of why our...
Tue, 2018-10-02 11:20
Working Together to Create Understanding
Teachers and students worked to create a common understanding of what it means to be a "learner"...
Tue, 2018-05-01 07:25
Students Began Evaluating Their Own Thinking
With authentic evidence to reflect upon, teachers helped students to reflect on the thinking they...
View past Action posts
Tue, 2019-04-02 10:26
Students Have Continued To Improve Their Abilities To Self Reflect
We are now in our third year using portfolios as a platform to demontrate the abilities of students...
Thu, 2018-06-14 07:36
Even Students At The Kindergarten Level Were Able To Describe Their Learning
As the school year drew to an end, it was obvious that the student portfolios created a venue for...
Fri, 2018-02-23 15:19
Students Were Demonstrating A Deeper Understanding Of Their Own Thinking Processes
Students at all grade levels were emerging in their ability to reflect on work that they had...