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April 8, 2022 2 min read

Two Unexpected Things that Go Together: Equestrianism and Blended+

Meet Tai! She is a Grade 10 Blended+ student with a passion for equestrianism outside of school. Riding horses since she was eight years old, Tai started competing in the sport of dressage just three […]

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March 18, 2022 3 min read

Teaching in Blended+: Halfway There!

Over the course of the inaugural Blended+ year, students in Grades 9-10 have been finding their stride in the newest program at Calgary Academy (CA). Students in Blended+ are encouraged to “Learn Their Way”, whatever […]

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Blended+ Celebration of Learning
February 10, 2022 2 min read

Taking Blended+ to the Slopes

Earlier this month, Calgary Academy snowboarder, Sascha E., competed in the Air Nation Freestyle Nationals at WinSport and walked away with not one, but two, medals – gold in Senior Nationals and bronze in Junior […]

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July 15, 2021 3 min read

What to Expect: Off-Campus Experiential Learning in Blended+ 

Students may be off for the summer, but that doesn’t mean our Blended+ program plans are taking a break! Along with ensuring the in-person and online facets of the program are finalized, plans for the […]

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June 9, 2021 3 min read

Introducing Your Blended+ Teachers

Blended+ is launching this fall for Grades 9-10 and we are excited to formally introduce your program teachers! Read more about Kim Petersen and [...]

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May 20, 2021 4 min read

A Parent Perspective on Blended+

Parents have many school and program choices and making the right choice for our kids and for our families can be [...]

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April 23, 2021 2 min read

A Reimagined School Schedule with Blended+

Most of us are familiar with a one-size-fits-all school schedule where students switch classes each time the bell rings. What if schedules could be [...]

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April 21, 2021 6 min read

Our Most Frequently Asked Blended+ Questions

Blended+ at Calgary Academy is a new program that combines the best parts of online, on-campus and off-site [...]

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April 7, 2021 4 min read

A Day in the Life of Blended+ Students

A day in the life of a Blended+ student is not a one-size fits all experience. To showcase the customizable nature of the program, here are how three [...]

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March 19, 2021 2 min read

A New World, A New Way To Learn

Significant, disruptive events are often accelerators of change. As students around the world moved to virtual learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, [...]

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