BrainBoost Parent Forum

BrainBoost Parent Forum

Starting this fall BrainBoost will be introducing The BrainBoost Parent Forum.  This is an online space specially designed for parents of BrainBoost students where they can ask for advice; share information with each other; organize carpools; learn about special...
Back to School at BrainBoost

Back to School at BrainBoost

It’s the first week back to school, and our full-time students are gearing up for another amazing year. This year marks the 9th year of our “Alternatives to School” program! What a delight it is for us to get to work with such interesting and deep students.   Here’s...
Why Preload?

Why Preload?

  Be more confident with difficult concepts in class Does that same algebra problem trip you up every time? Still trying to figure out what teachers mean when they say“write a cohesive paragraph”? Taking some time to focus on a difficult concept during the...
BrainBoost Stories: Addie Klassen

BrainBoost Stories: Addie Klassen

Addie Klassen Addie Klassen, 14, discusses how study space and pre-loading material changed her view towards math and boosted her confidence. What was your attitude towards math before BrainBoost? It was tough. In grade 7, before I went to high school it was pretty...
Exploring Art

Exploring Art

What a year of art it has been! Our students have collaborated to create a plethora of delights that range from the visual to the dramatic to the graphic arts. The lucky ones that got to see the exhibition at Cuppa Joy Cafe can testify for the exciting quality of work...
Giving Back

Giving Back

                 From providing diapers for families in need during the Winter Holiday to releasing 55 healthy salmon, BrainBoost had one of its best years in making a difference in the community. We started the school year by raising funds for groups like the Malala...