Classroom Guidance Blog

  • Grit Scale
    by Brian Comerford on July 26, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    The Grit Scale Developed by Angela Duckworth to identify traits that might predict success. Grit is “The Power of Passion and Perseverance”    

  • Qualities Audit
    by Brian Comerford on July 26, 2019 at 9:19 am

    Qualities Audit A quality is a particular aspect of your personality. They are particular aspects of your make up and can be useful in employment situations. Employers can seek out certain qualities in their staff.    

  • Anger test
    by Brian Comerford on June 11, 2019 at 10:05 am

    Anger Test Answering the following statements as best you can. Score Key: 81-100– Your anger expression is likely getting you into serious trouble with others. It would probably be worthwhile to seek professional help. 61-80– You may not need professional help but you need to work on controlling your anger in a very deliberate manner.

  • Anxiety Test
    by Brian Comerford on May 15, 2019 at 11:45 am

    Anxiety Test Minimal Anxiety (score between 0-7) Mild Anxiety (Score between 8-14) Moderate Anxiety (score between 15-20) Severe Anxiety (score between 21-26) If you are worried about any of your scores, it can be helpful to talk to your parents or doctor or get support from your school’s guidance counsellor.

  • Indecon Report on Guidance
    by Brian Comerford on April 29, 2019 at 9:38 pm
  • Resilience quiz
    by Brian Comerford on April 3, 2019 at 11:09 am

    Resilience Quiz Take the “Bounce-back-ability” quiz or “The Child and Youth Resilience Measure (CYRM)” and see how you rate yourself. Don’t worry if the score low. The good news is that we can easily improve with some awareness and a little work. 0-8 A developing level of resilience. Your score indicates that although you may

  • Learning Styles
    by Brian Comerford on February 14, 2019 at 10:50 am

    Learning Styles Test Research has discovered there are a number of different learning styles and different ways we retain and process information. The more you know about these different types of learning styles, the more prepared you will be to help yourself learn a new skill, idea, language, or concept—no matter what the material may

  • Exam Technique
    by Brian Comerford on February 11, 2019 at 11:26 pm
  • 80% of 8-year-olds own devices connected to the internet
    by Brian Comerford on February 5, 2019 at 10:37 am
  • Seven ways to start meditating
    by Brian Comerford on February 4, 2019 at 9:00 am