Education News

09Sep 2022

Returning to school brings many emotions for both children and parents. Transitioning from a care-free summer to a scheduled routine is challenging. Thankfully, if you’ve got the right tools and a supportive environment, going back to school can be a fantastic time for renewed energy, setting the stage for a fantastic year! For this reason, […]

09Aug 2022

Podcasts are like great books. Once you start listening to them, you can’t stop! But, with so many options available, it is easy to get overwhelmed. Luckily for you, we’ve done the homework in your place. Here is a list of our favourite podcasts that aren’t just educational but also fun. Why should you listen […]

09Jun 2022
Tools for Managing Stress During Exams or Tests

As exams are approaching, staying calm becomes more challenging even for the most grounded people. While small amounts of short-term stress can be good, too much of it can create the opposite effect. In this article, we dive into strategies that can help with creating a more positive outlook on prepping for exams or tests. […]

25Apr 2022

Poor time management, messy workspace, and lack of motivation, among other things, can make doing homework challenging. Luckily, these difficulties can easily be solved. Then, it becomes a much more pleasant process. With a new term starting at Don Valley Academy, it is the perfect time to freshen up students’ strategies for tackling homework. Read […]

04Mar 2022

Where your child gets their high school education is one of the most important decisions parents can make. The school that they attend will help shape their future career and relationships, and also have a huge impact on their self esteem.   You may have a lot of questions when it comes to private school […]

31Dec 2021

The countdown is on – we can’t wait to welcome 2022! Our staff at Don Valley Academy want to help you follow your passion this new year. Most people have heard of setting goals, but have you heard about setting intentions? Where goals are more about an external outcome, intentions are meant to align you […]

26Nov 2021

Finding the right learning style for your child Have you ever wondered what your child’s learning style is? Figuring out how your son or daughter best processes information will be a huge benefit to them not only in school, but when you’re teaching them at home – and throughout life. The main learning styles can […]