Gracious Professionalism

Last weekend, our Grade 5s competed in this year’s FLL Robotics competition. On Friday, we were treated to a dress rehearsal of their presentations. In assembly, each group came up and confidently presented their innovation projects, all meant to improve public spaces in our city. The Green Doctors taught us about how hospitals could use green roofs to better the … Read More

The Future of Education with Salim Ismail

Please join us at The Mabin School for an exciting evening with Salim Ismail, best-selling author of Exponential Organizations, which reached No. 1 on Amazon’s “Best-Sellers in Business Management,” and was named Frost & Sullivan’s “Growth, Innovation and Leadership Book of the Year.” Salim is a prolific speaker who has been profiled across a vast array of media outlets, including … Read More

Rigour, Relevance, and Relationship

On Friday, we had a visit from Jamie Kudlats, a former principal who has just completed his PhD in Educational Leadership from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Jamie told me about North Carolina’s commitment to 3 R’s: Rigour, Relevance, and Relationship. This seemed like a useful lens through which to view the Mabin experience as well. Rigour: Next … Read More

Spring Has Sprung!

It is finally beginning to feel like Spring. Kids are ditching their coats as they run around at recess working up a sweat. There is a lot of energy in the building and out — and at times, emotions run high as Spring Fever plays its tricks on us. As you know, at The Mabin School, we see ourselves as … Read More