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“A Taste Of Leadership” – reflections from a SLP site lead and teacher

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 develop my leadership skills. “As one of the site […]

Update: Registration is now closed for the CODE 2018 Fall Symposium on Summer Learning and Learning Outside the School Day

Important update: Registration for the October 23 Symposium is now closed. Thank you for your support of Summer Learning and Learning Outside the School Day. — Updates and registration information for Anytime, Anywhere: Innovative Programs for Summer Learning and Learning Outside the School Day – October 23, 2018, Holiday Inn Toronto International Airport. Welcome to […]

Updated: Engaging SLP parents with summer learning blogs

This year, more summer learning programs than ever are getting social! In addition to popular social media platforms such as Twitter (see SLP twitter highlights on this page), a number of summer learning sites are engaging parents, students, teachers and their communities with fun and informative blogs. The Avon Public School Summer Learning Camp team […]

Summer Learning Robotics forum

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 available to teachers and board leaders involved in […]

Using Twitter to promote and share summer learning activities

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 follow the program’s events online. All Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic […]