ThunderClap – MediaSmarts

Visit here and Thunderclap the eventhttps://www.thunderclap.it/projects/16419-media-literacy-week-2014 “It’s #MediaLiteracyWeek! Join me in celebrating the positive ways young people are using social media #medlitweek http://thndr.it/1uTqGQR”

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Sisler students win national award – Winnipeg Free Press

From left to right: Jennifer Pazdor, Simarjeet Gill, Samantha-Maria Figueroa and Stephanie Zabar Four Sisler High School students have won a national award from the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health in recognition of their Save Our Minds project. Samantha-Maria Figueroa, Simarjeet Gill, Jennifer Pazdor and Stephanie Zabar are creating digital applications to […]

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CBC The National showcases our Social Media Awareness Approach

Facebook privacy a key lesson at Winnipeg high school Study says youth concerned about privacy, but not clear on how to protect it Young people today care about online privacy, but many lack the knowledge they need to protect themselves. That’s a lesson Leslie Canteris learned recently, after discovering some unsettling news about her Facebook […]

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Digital Story-Teller Series

About: The “Story-teller” series will provide students an opportunity to embrace their own culture while gaining an understanding of the importance of traditional stories from around the world. This activity is part of Sisler High School’s Digital Voices online curriculum. Visit us online: http://www.soapboxed.org/2014/03/06/digital-story-teller-series/ Objectives: to investigate and compare traditional oral stories from around the […]

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Way to go Trent! First a Golden Globe now an Oscar

I am happy to inform everyone that our SoapboxED speaker from last November, Trent Correy, won his first of many oscar’s last night! So nice to see students reaching for the stars! “What an awesome ride this film has been, and to cap it off with an Oscar is unbelievable!!! Congratulations to the whole team […]

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Canadian Space Agency’s Jeremy Hansen presents at Sisler

Full Video Conference CSA Video Conference @ SIsler part 1 (Feb 27, 2014) from Digital Voices on Vimeo. CSA Video Conference @ SIsler part 2 (Feb 27, 2014) from Digital Voices on Vimeo. Source: Metro Bernice Pontanilla/Metro Canadian Space Agency astronaut Jeremy Hansen shows Sisler High School students his ‘class photo’ upon completing his space […]

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Girls from Save Our Minds to present at “Prevention and Response to Cyberbullying: Safe and Caring Schools Leadership Forum”

So proud to inform everyone that our girls will be presenting at the “Prevention and Response to Cyberbullying: Safe and Caring Schools Leadership Forum” on May 9th.    Learn more at:  http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/k12/safe_schools/index.html About the Save Our Minds project: Sisler High School’s Save Our Minds (www.saveourminds.org) project is a student initiated campaign created to raise awareness for different mental […]

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CSSN Winnipeg Student Speakers Are Big News – Canadian Safe School Network

February 14, 2014 On February 10th, CSSN was privileged to present a full day conference called Safe & Caring Schools: The Power of One in Winnipeg, MB. Over 100 delegates from across the province joined us for a day of learning and networking that featured some amazing speakers and performers. Among those who participated was […]

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Steph, Jen and Sim will present at Safe Schools Canada’s conference “The Power of One”

Safe & Caring Schools – The Power of One “Kids can walk around trouble if there is someplace to walk to, and someone to walk with.” Tito in Urban Sanctuaries (Milbrey, McLaughlin, et al) Resiliency research affirms that caring, respectful adult-student relationships are foundational to meeting the social, emotional and academic needs of students. The […]

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Sisler ICT Promo Videos

Digital Media Promo 2013 from Digital Voices on Vimeo.

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