Take Our Kids to Work Celebrates 21 years!

November 4, 2015 marks the 21st anniversary of The Learning Partnership’s Take Our Kids to Work™ program, which has been giving Grade 9 or equivalent students a head-start on their futures by helping them explore career options and connecting them directly with the world of work since 1994.
Falling on the first Wednesday in November every year, Take Our Kids to Work™ is our nationally run flagship program involving more than 250,000 students, 18,000 teachers and 75,000 organizations, spanning every province and territory.
Here you will find background information, latest news and multimedia resources for the Take Our Kids to Work™ program.



Did you participate in Take Our Kids to Work Day this year? Share your feedback for a chance to win a Samsung Tablet! To enter fill out one of the corresponding surveys for students, parents, employers or schools.

Your feedback is important and will assist us in evaluating the program and planning for the future.

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Our Career Exploration Expert
Akela Peoples, M.Ed
President & CEO

With a background in education and multiple awards for service, leadership and entrepreneurship, Akela Peoples is an expert on various themes of career exploration.

Read Akela’s full bio.

Media contact:
Fahad Pinto
Media and Communications Specialist
416 440 5124


Special thanks to our program partner: