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The L’Arche Canada Foundation is a not-for-profit charity that raises funds on behalf of L’Arche Canada and is committed to transforming the lives of intellectually disabled people in communities across Canada.


Spring 2006
Top Story: Creating Community in the Classroom

The grade eight students in Mrs. Brownlee’s class at Crossland Public School in Newmarket, Ontario know how to create a welcoming classroom environment where each one belongs and has a place. Two years ago, inspired by the L’Arche curriculum package Belonging: The Search for Acceptance, Laurie Brownlee re-structured a core two-month segment of her class’s school year around this theme.