Posts by Stephanie Mills

Have your say on the purpose of education

“What’s the point of going to school?” is a question many parents are familiar with.  Too often, we probably tell our kids that it’s so they can get a good job. But is that really the purpose of education? I recently heard American communications expert, researcher and political pundit Anat Shenker-Osorio speak about how we…

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Forage and eat!

I loved school. I wasn’t a great scholar but I loved the camaraderie and the sports. My favourite time was morning tea and lunch. Looking back now I see how much it shaped me. I know lots of people now but the people I still consider my good friends, the friends I still count on,…

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