Both CTV News and CBC radio have been reporting on summer learning programs provided by Simcoe County District School Board, where students are improving their math skills by building robots -- and learning literacy from a pirate! The CTV News video notes that once the summer program is completed, … [Read more...] about CTV and CBC report on summer learning in Simcoe County
"While most seven- and eight-year-olds are passing the time away this summer," reports Ian McInroy of the Barrie Examiner, "groups of students across Simcoe County are in learning mode, and they're loving it." "The Simcoe County District School Board's summer learning program for grades 2 and 3 … [Read more...] about Barrie Examiner: “Simcoe County students getting head start on learning”
Welcome to the summer learning Robotics forum, created by the Council of Ontario Directors of Education for the sharing of ideas, stories, and comments by teachers and board leads participating in the 2015 summer learning robotics project. Join the discussion here. (Please note: this forum is only … [Read more...] about Summer Learning Robotics forum
"In order to keep kids sharp over the holidays," reports Dane Wanniarachige of The Windsor Star, "the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board’s Summer Learning Program offers an academic refresher blended with summer camp activities." Read the full article here. … [Read more...] about Windsor Star: “Summer learning program keeps kids sharp”
(See our FAQ for additional information about Summer Learning Programs in Ontario) Welcome to the Ontario Summer Learning website! Developed by the Council of Ontario Directors of Education (CODE), this site aims to support and assist provincial school boards in the implementation of summer … [Read more...] about Welcome to Summer Learning in Ontario!
St. Mary's Catholic Learning Centre is using its Continuing Education Twitter feed to promote and share its Camp BLAST summer learning activities. To build the school's following on the popular social platform, parents of SLP students are provided with Twitter account postcards and invited to … [Read more...] about Using Twitter to promote and share summer learning activities