Today we left bright and early for the Rila Monastery, located in the southwestern Rila Mountains of Bulgaria. Denislava and Evgeny were our hosts for the day, and graciously toured us around and answered our many questions. +
Our morning started early with a road trip to Bresovo to meet with the school administrators at Hristo Smirnenski Secondary School. The school is one of two of the Centre For Inclusive Education’s (CIE) participating schools in the “School Makes Sense Program” (SMSP) +
It would have been easy to have been discouraged by the considerable delays we encountered getting to Bulgaria, but in some way it only served to heighten the privilege we felt of being invited to travel there. +
Program helps young leader become a champion
At a School Division Board meeting, just days before her convocation ceremony of March 11, eleven-year-old Rebecca Cheasley found the courage to stand up for a program that she loves, Career Trek.