Author Archives: ehhigginbotham

About ehhigginbotham

I am a special education/resource teacher in PEI's English Language School Board. I play flyball with Fast n FURious Flyball. I am a member of the PEI Ground Search and Rescue Team. I have a wide range of interests and like to keep busy- can you tell????

About Anxiety…..

This is Archie. He turns one pretty soon. He is the newest dog at The Prince Street Puppy Project. Archie joined us at the start of our 2013/14 school year this past September. His “mom” Erin adopted him a couple … Continue reading

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This is what happens when students believe you…….

I am calling this photo “Lili’s Schedule” and this is what happens when you listen to the children around you, when you encourage them to solve the problems they identify, and when they believe you when you say you believe … Continue reading

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Sometimes I forget……

Yes, really, sometimes I forget the impact the dogs have and the changes they have been responsible for over the last couple of years. Today’s blog is all about one girl, who reminded me yesterday. I am not going to … Continue reading

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Let Me Count The Ways…………

So, as many our regular readers know, the dogs do a lot of different things at Prince Street School. This week was no different and next week, we will expand again!! If you are following our Facebook page, you know … Continue reading

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Expanding Opportunities!! New Leaders in Training

So, at Prince Street School, we are lucky enough to house a special program run by the Board called The A+ Program. This program runs separately but, as with all who come into our building, this staff and these students … Continue reading

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It’s A Dog’s (Wonderful) Life!!!

The students, well some of them, eh M??!! have been admonishing me for never updating this blog. (This picture is of a different M. I am going to put my blog policegirl M up on our fb page in a … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Pressure

So, I can’t remember if I have shared any other photos of the kids getting into the crates with the dogs??? but here is a neat one. First, the disclaimer…..because my dog friends are probably cringing right now, hoping I … Continue reading

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Back at it!!!

Well, we are back at it here at Prince Street School with our Prince Street Puppy Project! We are feeling very lucky to be able to continue our work this year! Here you see a picture of Kannon settling in … Continue reading

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CBC Island Morning story I thought this would link but it didn’t seem to? Laura Chapin from Island Morning came to do a follow-up story about our Isle Award, found out KaBoom had died the week before we were presented … Continue reading

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Time to Continue: Our Community of Healing Approach

For the last few times I have written, I have promised my readers to continue with some sort of frequency. Perhaps I have been unrealistic in my ability to write on a schedule, but at the same time, I may … Continue reading

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