Story telling

Heritage Passages: Bytown and The Rideau Canal


bv02 has a long history of collaborating with our partners to make culture accessible online, so when the Bytown Museum and Carleton University came to us with a new web initiative that would present the history of the building of the Rideau Canal, we were thrilled to take part. Heritage Passages: Bytown and the... Read more »

CMN Beluga Cam


Our friends at Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge were planning another summer of beluga whale observation in Cunningham Inlet at Somerset Island, Nunavut and began talks with us to set up a camera to record the animals’ activities. At the same time, our partner the Canadian Museum of Nature was searching for whale... Read more »

Canadian Patient Safety Institute


Established by Health Canada in 2003, the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) is a not-for-profit organization that works with governments, health organizations, leaders, and healthcare providers to inspire improvement in patient safety and quality. One of the most important conduits to share information and... Read more »

Making a River Flow Back Up a Mountain


A good (yet long) rant by Dr. Don Taylor, which is a common (yet wonderful) formula he always uses.  :) As I continue my work in developing early years assessments with the goal of creating real change, Don reminds me (and others) to " never forget that even though we are looking for pure data in our research,... Read more »



I wanted to share this post from one of the teacher's involved in the Help Me Tell My Story assessment in Saskatchewan.  She discusses the impact the puppet Askî has had in her classroom and why the connection between her students and Askî is important to the success of the assessment. The Holistic Assessment... Read more »