Vision on Action: The ASCD Whole Child Award-A Retrospective

We presented as a part of the Whole Child Virtual Conference May 8, 2013. It was an interesting discussion about what is working well in the schools that have won this award and a chance to share our what we have all learned throughout this journey. Take a look at our virtual conference titled: Vision in Action: The ASCD Whole Child Award—A Retrospective.


ASCD: The Whole Child Blog Podcast

The April 16, 2012 ASCD Whole Child Blog: Coordinated and Collaborative Responses to Diverse Student Needs features a podcast from Byrne Creek. This podcast kicks off the next year of blogging opportunities for Byrne Creek and the Burnaby School District. if you are interested in blogging for the ASCD Blog contact Iha Farquhar in the Community Room at Byrne Creek!

Check out the Podcast and hear what is happening at Byrne Creek!


Byrne Creek Secondary School’s “I Am From Byrne Creek” Poem.

I didn’t record the whole speech….but this is the best part! I hope that you enjoy it!

This is a poem that students in Denise Ferreira’s English class wrote about what it means to be from Byrne Creek. This was a part of Mr. Rawnsley’s acceptance speech in Philadelphia this morning, March 25, 2012….where Byrne Creek was honored to receive the ASCD’s 2012 Vision in Action: The Whole Child Award.