Teacher News

Outdoor Play is Healthy for Children

Posted November 19, 2017

Outdoor Play is healthy for children after spending six and a half hours in a classroom. Structuring that play so children learn teamwork and conflict resolution skills is a key component of Open Door. Having a teacher directly involved with each group activity, prohibiting Dodge Ball and like games, encouraging team spirit, and being referee are important roles for staff when children are involved in active play!

See article – The Recess Regimen by Bill Turque


Bonus Opportunity for New Teachers

Posted September 2, 2010

For all staff who complete and submit their paperwork to the main office within 2 weeks of hire will receive a $100 bonus. 

All staff hired from September 7 forward will have 2 weeks from the date of going over their new hire packet to complete and submit paperwork in order to receive the bonus.