Articles by Leslie Gavel

Leslie Gavel

Leslie Gavel, a former social worker, is a Calgary freelance writer and author of Dropout: How School Is Failing Our Kids (and What We Can Do about It). Her work has appeared in Reader’s Digest, Canadian Living, More, Today’s Parent, Avenue, and several Canadian and American newspapers, and has been produced for CBC national radio. Born and raised in Regina, she has lived in Calgary for decades.