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We spend a lot of time helping children learn things, but how much time do we spend thinking about how to best do that? In “The Science of Learning”, we’ll explore what research says about how we best learn. Most importantly, we’ll find out how we can apply theories and[...]
For many young students in BC, they will be heading back to school in almost a month. As preparation begins for a full transition, let us prepare eager school-bound students in another way – reading! Encouraging children to dive back into the magical world of books can allow them to[...]
As social distancing continues into the summer months, younger students lose one of the most important aspects of education: summer learning. Studies have shown that a loss of summer learning can be harmful to childhood education. It can be incredibly important to continue learning through the summer months with creative[...]
What is Girls to the Power of Math: Girls to the Power of Math is a 10 week program targeting Grade 3 students. The program focuses on building girls’ confidence in math by working on skip counting and multiplication skills. G^M was inspired by research done by Alexa Bailey and[...]
In the coming months, the Learning Buddies Network will be launching our first ever virtual reading program! Instead of meeting in the classroom, our mentors will meet with our buddies online using the Zoom platform. Our team is currently adapting our program curriculum for virtual use and parents will soon[...]
We’re opening enrolment into our free Summer Reading and Math Tutoring Programs. Our programs run three times a week at Sunset Community Centre, Collingwood Neighbourhood House, and Surrey City Centre Library. If you want to find out more information on how to volunteer, click here. If you want to sign[...]