On October 25th Kathyrn School is very excited to welcome David Bouchard. He will be doing two presentations on that day, the first will be at 9:00 am for our Elementary Students and the second is at 10:00 am for our Middle School Students.
Canadian Métis author and literacy advocate David Bouchard has produced more than sixty books for readers of all ages, including three guides on reading for parents and educators.
A teacher and principal, he is particularly concerned with Aboriginal-related issues. David is a much sought-after speaker for conference keynotes and school presentations on the topics of reading, literacy and aboriginal well-being.
David Bouchard’s books have won numerous awards including; The Governor General’s Award, the Lee Bennett Hopkins’ Poetry Award, the Silver Birch and the Red Cedar Awards, the Moonbeam Award... and many more.
In April 2009, David Bouchard was named a Member of the Order of Canada. In 2013, the David Bouchard Public School in Oshawa, Ontario opened its doors.
David lives in Victoria, British Columbia with his wife Vicki and their daughter Victoria.