Principal of Park Dale, Stacey Belanger, echoed that sentiment.
said having the couple talk to the entire student body not only exposed them to a part of the world they may have never seen but it, hopefully, will inspire them.
"It's real life.
It doesn't get any more real than this," she
"It's linking learning with real life experience."
said the students were taking what they were hearing from the Wannamakers and already applying it to their in-class lessons.
Junior Kindergarten students, for example, were drawing images of penguins while higher grades were writing reports on what they had heard.
"It really does tie in to our curriculum but also with some of the character traits and things that they can do in their lives," she