A capacity group of over 200 educators and board leads gathered near Toronto recently to learn, share and interact as part of the CODE symposium, Anytime, Anywhere: Innovative Programs for Summer Learning and Learning Outside the School Day. With a focus on creative approaches to student learning … [Read more...] about CODE October 2018 Symposium
From a blog post by @avivaloca, a summer learning program site lead and teacher with Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board "Now that Camp Power has come to an end, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking around leadership. One of the things that this camp allows me to do is to … [Read more...] about “A Taste Of Leadership” – reflections from a SLP site lead and teacher
"Many youngsters wouldn’t be too happy if their parents enrolled them in school during the summer break." Or so claims a news article on MyKawartha.com. But not to worry, adds the website. The Trillium Lakelands District School Board’s growing Summer Learning Program "isn’t exactly like being in … [Read more...] about MyKawartha.com: Summer learning program continues to grow
Summer Learning Programs in Ontario are once again making news! About 650 children from the Greater Essex County District School Board’s Camp Wonder summer learning program enjoyed a "healthy fun-filled day" as part of the Jumpstart Games held at St. Clair College in Windsor. As CBC.ca reports, … [Read more...] about Summer Learning in the news: Camp Wonder students get a Jumpstart
Catch the fun in the sun of Summer Learning in Ontario by following us on Twitter! We highlight all the action, adventure and discovery of Summer Learning camps across the province. Follow us @OntarioSLP. … [Read more...] about This summer, follow us on Twitter!
"Is summer vacation interfering with some students' educational success?" That was the question posed by TVO's The Agenda host Steve Paikin to University of Waterloo Sociology and Legal Studies Associate Professor Janice Aurini in a September 2016 broadcast. (Watch the segment here.) In conjunction … [Read more...] about “Summer Learning Losses” – Dr. Janice Aurini on TVO’s The Agenda