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Partnerships and silo-busting for more inclusive public education

The AP Canada Forum foretells a bright future for all students when public education, corporate Canada, and non-profits like The Learning Partnership collaborate for inclusion and innovation
June 07, 2022

Multiple Languages, One Community: Diverse Kindergarten Education at Waterloo Region DSB

Diverse students see themselves represented in Welcome to Kindergarten at Rockway Public School. Read more.
June 07, 2022

Inclusive and Accessible Early Learning Through Welcome to Kindergarten

English Montreal School Board uses The Learning Partnership’s Welcome to KindergartenTM (WTK) program to help prepare children and their families for the start of their school journey
April 25, 2022

Delivering STEAM education at an international standard

Yolanta Krawiecki, an OCSB K-6 Science & Technology Education Consultant, is proud to say that her board’s STEAM education is world-class.
April 25, 2022

Going global with innovation education

BMO Financial Group and TLP have teamed up for InventFuture.Global's SDG Challenge #4: Quality Education for All starting April 23. Read more.
April 20, 2022

Bringing the Science of Toys to Life at Linden Meadows School

Vanessa Raponi of Spin Master, NIC presenting sponsor, brings the science behind toys to Linden Meadows School. Read more.
April 06, 2022

Creative Early Learning Builds Community at Huron-Superior CDSB

Huron-Superior CDSB adapted Welcome to Kindergarten during the pandemic and built community at the same time.
March 30, 2022

Expanding innovation education to young learners

The new Investigate! Invent! Innovate! has been expanded for Grades 1 to 8 – thanks to generous three-year funding from Spin Master. Optimized for virtual classrooms! Learn more.
January 20, 2022

McCain Foods Hosts a Virtual TOKW for Carleton North High School Students

What do you do when you can’t take your kids to work on Take Our Kids to Work Day? For McCain Foods, you take work to them!
December 13, 2021

A student inventor becomes an invention educator

Nearly 15 years after participating in I3 as a student, Grade 7 teacher Jesirene Buenaventura guides her class to showcase their inventions at the 2021 National Invention Convention
July 12, 2021

Taking the 2021 IFG Water Challenge!

The IFG Water Challenge is a global online collaboration focused on building solutions to UN SDG 6. Read more about what the 85 students from 15 countries who are taking part have been up to!
February 24, 2021

Our energy is our people

Toronto Hydro, a long-time host to Grade 9 students on Take Our Kids to Work Day, has shared a ton of great video content about exciting careers in skilled trades, engineering, information technology, finance, regulatory & legal services, HR and communications. Read more.
October 26, 2020

Speak Up!

SAFE Work Manitoba shares some startling research about young workers’ willingness to take on unacceptable risks to get a job. Learn more about their findings and how parents and educators can support students entering the workforce on their right to a safe workplace.
October 20, 2020

The GIFT of inspiration

Global Innovation Field Trip was a global showcase of student innovation broadcast live for 24-hours starting on May 14, 2020. The Learning Partnership collaborated with organizations from around the world to celebrate young innovators and those who educate, inspire and sponsor innovation.
May 21, 2020

Using remote learning to build community

As we continue to navigate our way through the physical distancing and school closures required during COVID-19, Grades 4/5 and 5/6 teachers Zélia Capitão-Tavares and Kamla Rambaran shared their thoughts about building community through remote learning.
May 20, 2020

Celebrating community volunteers

Ali Soheil finds connection and meaning beyond his expectations as a BMO Entrepreneurial Adventure business mentor
April 14, 2020

Girls Who Code (and the women who inspire them)

Inclusion and representation still matter for girls in technology. Read more about how Capital One is breaking stereotypes and opening up options for girls (and boys) to code.
March 08, 2020

The Learning Partnership reflects on National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, let's remember that actions matter. The future depends on ensuring every boy and every girl in every classroom can imagine limitless possibilities.
December 06, 2019

Career spotlight: What we wish we knew in school

Take Our Kids to Work Day, taking place on November 6, 2019, is an opportunity for Grade 9 students across Canada to explore career options that may inform their education choices. This post shines a spotlight on multiple career pathways and opportunities for further exploration.
October 08, 2019

Take Our Kids to Work Day: CBRE builds advantage by nurturing next gen real estate leaders

CBRE shares how Take Our Kids to Work Day has impacted their employees as they strive to help young people get a jump start on building their career
August 15, 2019

Gulfstream students a hit!

Mr. Feinman’s class at Gulfstream Public School earned the Judges Choice Award for their venture that had students assembling rare vinyl albums for showcase at their Children’s Museum of Toronto.
June 18, 2019

Experiential learning elevates Toronto Pearson’s “Take Our Kids to Work Day” Program

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA), operator of Toronto Pearson International Airport, is proud to support The Learning Partnership’s “Take Our Kids to Work Day” program, encouraging our employees and their families to participate for the last four years.
March 07, 2019

Four ways families can build literacy skills together

Talk, Read, Sing, Play everyday! This key message comes from TLP’s Welcome to Kindergarten program. As we celebrate Family Literacy Month, what a great time to think about the many ways families can have fun together while supporting the development of literacy skills in their young children.
February 07, 2019

Perspectives from the classroom – one class’ Coding Quest journey

Cari Wilson joins us on the blog to talk about her classroom's journey creating video games through the Coding Quest program.
December 04, 2018

National Entrepreneurs Day – November 20th 2018

In acknowledgement of National Entrepreneurs Day, The Learning Partnership (TLP) thought it an opportune time to examine some of the larger discussions surrounding innovation and entrepreneurship in the Canadian economy.
November 20, 2018
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