“Move Over, Mrs Markham” at Bedford Players

Bedford Players Community Theatre has another very funny hit!! “Move Over, Mrs Markham” by Ray Cooney and John Chapman, exposes the intricacies and complications which ensue when different sets of hopeful lovers all converge on the very elegant top floor London flat, belonging to Philip Markham, a strait-laced publisher, and his wife, Joanna. The show is …

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A wonderful day of Food and Wine!

Last Saturday was a wonderful autumn day with beautiful sunshine and warm temperatures.  A perfect day for a wine tour in the Annapolis Valley. We booked our tour with Go North Tours which is Nova Scotia’s only tour company dedicated to winery and wine related tours.  Laila North is the company owner and was our …

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EduTech in B.Ed. Programs? What’s Needed?

Not really much of a post this time… I recently had the opportunity to provide some thoughts on what B.Ed. pre-service teachers should be getting in terms of “technology” in their program. I wonder what you think about this… what training, experience and exposure during a B.Ed. program, would prepare these upcoming teachers for their …

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Overheard at Michaels custom framing: We want to know how much a custom frame will be. Do you have the picture? No. Do you know what kind of frame? No. How big is the picture? Not sure. Can you just tell us how much it will cost?

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Teachers Don’t Get Vacation

Lezlie Lowe, with the assistance of NSTU President Shelly Morse, provided excellent insight into some of the realities of teaching in today’s Chronicle Herald. I’d like to add a little bit more detail to her points. Teachers don’t get vacation. True, it depends on how vacation is defined, but for most full time, permanent employees …

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