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At the Annual Alumni Dinner on October 22, Don Borthwick ’54, Chair of the UTSAA Awards Committee, presented former UTS student, teacher and principal, Al Fleming ’54, with the H. J. Crawford Award. Here is the speech Al delivered that evening. Thank you, Don, for those kind words of recognition... READ MORE
Out and About | 2-Nov-2016
This is a story of students and teachers, scientific and cultural learning, international travel, a UTS alumnus, and a paradigm-shifting educational social-action endeavor! It all began in the spring of 2015… It was no ordinary March break for UTS teachers, Anand Mahadevan (science) and Dr.... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal Writing recently in the Teachers College Record, Professor R. Keith Sawyer (Morgan Distinguished Professor in Educational Innovations at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), discussed his research into how schools can best foster creativity and innovation... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal It’s a big weekend at UTS! On Saturday, October 22, in the space of a single day, the full UTS “journey” will be highlighted: we will welcome prospective UTS students and their families to our annual Open House, and welcome back our alumni to the Annual Alumni... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal   At our annual Undergraduate Awards ceremony this evening, we will present various awards that have been donated to the school by members of the UTS community. The awards – some of which were established during the earliest decades of the school's ... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal Active learning was an educational catchphrase when I was a curriculum coordinator in 1990. The concept has been a component of elementary school thinking for many years. Interestingly, today it has also resurfaced at both the secondary school and university levels... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal In 2015, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission published their Calls to Action. UTS accepted the call and we have worked to build our understanding of residential schools, First Nations histories, cultures and languages.  The UTS co-captains and the... READ MORE
Out and About | 27-Sep-2016
Back in 2001, an enterprising coach, John L. Wickham, and students at the Olomouc–Hejcin High School in Olomouc, Czech Republic, founded The Heart of Europe Debating Tournament.  Originally a competition for European high school students, the tournament evolved and expanded in the ensuing... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal Each year, UTS science teacher Ms. Straszynski, teaches her Foundation level students a life lesson. When speaking to each other, she asks them to consider: is what I am about to say going to contribute to building positive relations and create a strong sense of... READ MORE
By Rosemary Evans, Principal As we begin to gear up for the current academic year at UTS it is helpful to reflect on some of the challenges that face students each year. UTS provides an enriched academic program where students take as many as ten courses at a time. The program provides... READ MORE

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