b'HalifaxRegional Centre for Educa\x0eon Regional Executive Directors ReportOur stories about improving student achievement eleroux@hrce.ca @Elwin_LeRoux JANUARY 2020|VOL. 5Inside This Is My StoryLiteracy Support in HRCESupporting Families with Home ReadingQuick ContactsQuestions or concerns that are school-related? the first point of contact should always be the childs teacher if the question or concern is unresolved, contact the school principalIntroducing HRCEs recently published authors! if the question or concern is still unresolved, contact HRCE at French Immersion students in Grades 3availableineveryelementaryschoolin902-464-2000 and families will and4atChebuctoHeightsElementarythe province. It was written by students atbe directed to the right personSchool can now add published author toWilliam King Elementary in 2017.their list of accomplishments.Questions about supports Both versions tell the story of Canadianavailable for students and Thatsbecausetheyretheresearchers,iconandcivilrightsadvocate,Violafamilies? writersandillustratorsbehindthenewDesmond. Each was writtenby students book,Lalphabet de Viola Desmond, whichforstudentsandsubmittedtoDBDLIs was recently published by the DelmoreannualAfricanNovaScotianHistoryContact HRCEs Parent Navigators Buddy Daye Learning Institute (DBDLI).Challenge.www.hrce.ca/PN The56-page,hardcoverbookwasHow does it feel to be a published authorQuestions about student officiallylaunchedattheschoollastwhenyoureinelementaryschool?transportation?week, and will soon make its way to everyHearfromtheauthorsandillustratorsContact HRCEs Transportation Team elementary school in Nova Scotia.themselves in the above video. 902-431-HRCE (4723)This book is the French iteration of theWhy? transportation@hrce.ca original version written in English, called The ABCs of Viola Desmond, which is alsoSchool Year CalendarOur history, written by our young authors, better engages our students.1'