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At home/online options available at Eaton Arrowsmith

Posted on April 9, 2020

Online/At Home Learning Opportunities Available at Eaton Arrowsmith Over the past few weeks learning at EA Vancouver, Redmond, White Rock and EA Adults has looked a little different! Due to the need for physical distancing, in order to slow the spread of COVID-19 and to keep our community safe, our students…  Read More »

Understanding potential funding opportunities within the tax system

Posted on March 4, 2020

Interested in learning more about possible tax benefits and reductions available while a child attends Eaton Arrowsmith? Join us March 10th or 11th! Click here if you are having trouble viewing this message. Are you interested in learning more about possible tax benefits and reductions available while a child attends…  Read More »

Upcoming event – Changing Brains, Exploring a New Reality with Barbara Arrowsmith Young

Posted on November 19, 2019

Barbara Arrowsmith Young , a true pioneer in the fields of education and neuroscience, will be speaking in Vancouver, BC on February 1st, 2020 from 3:00pm-5:00pm. Her presentation is not to be missed! Along with speaking about the recently published research results on the Arrowsmith Program, Barbara will be sharing…  Read More »

Life After Eaton Arrowsmith Discussion

Posted on May 16, 2017

On May 15th 2017  Eaton Arrowsmith Vancouver cognitive and academic staff members came together, along with some of our alumni parents and students for our first ever round table discussion about life before, during and especially after Eaton Arrowsmith! Everything you’ve ever wanted to know and more about the transition to and…  Read More »

Monday May 15th 6:30pm-7:30pm PDT: Live Streamed ‘Life After Eaton Arrowsmith’ discussion!

Posted on May 9, 2017

Join us online via our YouTube channel for our first ever round table discussion with current Eaton Arrowsmith cognitive and academic teachers, EA alumni students and their parents as we discuss life before,during and especially after Eaton Arrowsmith! Everything you’ve ever wanted to know and more about the transition to…  Read More »

Why is Paying Attention in School so Difficult?

Posted on April 21, 2017

Have you ever wondered about some of the reasons why it is so hard for students…and grown ups…to pay attention? Thanks to our friends at VancouverMom.ca for sharing our thoughts and the experiences of our students so clearly. Have a read! http://www.vancouvermom.ca/school/paying-attention-school-difficult/

March 2nd 2017 6:30pm-8:00pm: Eaton Arrowsmith’s Community Resource Fair

Posted on January 27, 2017

  Are you a parent or student interested in learning more about professionals in the Lower Mainland who support students with learning difficulties? Or, are you a professional in the field yourself who would like to network with others and meet potential clients? Join us on March 2nd between 6:30pm…  Read More »

Happy Holidays from Eaton Arrowsmith!

Posted on December 16, 2016

Click on the link for a video message. All of us at Eaton Arrowsmith, Magnussen School and Eaton Cognitive Improvement Centre wish you the happiest of holidays! See you in 2017!

Grab some popcorn! Our recording of Eaton Arrowsmith’s Live Cognitive Classroom is ready for viewing!

Posted on November 28, 2016

Hello everyone! Thank you so much to those of you who joined us this past Monday (or Tuesday in other parts of the world) either live in the audience or via our live streamed presentation. If you did you would have seen some pretty remarkable students speaking about their experiences…  Read More »

2017-2018 Scholarships and Bursaries for New and Continuing Students

Posted on November 7, 2016

Dear Eaton Arrowsmith Community, We are excited to announce our 2017-2018 scholarships and bursaries for new and continuing students! Bursary allocation will be based solely on financial need and amounts offered will vary according to need. Scholarship recipients will be chosen based on a persuasive presentation by the student or…  Read More »

Arrowsmith Program Research: From Self-Experimentation, to Student and Classroom Observation and Behavioural Testing, to Neuroimaging

Posted on July 15, 2016

Self-Experimentation “It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” Franklin D. Roosevelt President Franklin D. Roosevelt knew a thing or two about trying. The definition of “try” is described as “the effort to…  Read More »

A Need to Deeply Reconsider the Dyslexia and Gifted Paradigm: The Impact this Reasoning has on Openness to the Arrowsmith Program

Posted on July 1, 2016

“The mental function that causes dyslexia is a gift in the truest sense of the word: a natural ability, a talent. It is something special that enhances the individual.” Ronald D. Davis, The Gift of Dyslexia “Curing the negatives does not create the positives.” And so I thought, “That’s certainly…  Read More »

Start Fresh This September

Posted on June 24, 2016

Less Than 10 Spaces Remaining At Eaton Arrowsmith’s Schools The end of the school year is usually a time for celebration.  For many families, however, it is just another reminder that learning struggles continue year after year, often eroding self esteem along the way. What if there was a way…  Read More »

A Difficult Parental Decision: The Arrowsmith Program or Not

Posted on June 17, 2016

Starting Eaton Arrowsmith I was flying 35,000 feet over the province of British Columbia and could see the stunning Rocky Mountains below as I glanced down at my notebook. It was December 2004 and I was returning home after five days of visiting the Arrowsmith School in Toronto. But now…  Read More »

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July 28, 2020

Barbara Arrowsmith Young’s July 22nd 2020 virtual tour presentation is now available for viewing! Along with Barbara Arrowsmith Young and the other Arrowsmith educators who spoke, we are thankful to our wonderful Eaton Arrowsmith Vancouver parent, Barb Silverthorn, for her beautiful thoughts regarding her daughter and family’s journey with us…  Read More »

July 21, 2020

Parents want excellence in educational intervention for their children with learning differences. There is nothing more important in a parent’s mind then making sure their child can be successful in school and eventually become self-sufficient. Being able to get the necessary educational training for a career is often paramount in…  Read More »