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The Learning Partnership joins 170+ charities seeking financial relief for Canada’s charitable sector

Over 170 major charities form Emergency Coalition to save sector and maintain support to Canada’s most vulnerable.
March 26, 2020

Celebrating 25 years of Take Our Kids to Work Day!

On Wednesday, November 6th, hundreds of thousands of students around the country joined their parents, relatives and family friends in various workplaces to experience a day in the life of a professional and get a glimpse of the world of work on the 25th Take Our Kids to Work Day!
November 07, 2019

The Government of Canada’s CanCode program renews support for Coding Quest and Coding Trek

The Learning Partnership is proud to receive renewed funding through the Government of Canada’s CanCode program, to deliver digital skill development to students and teachers in classrooms across the country.  
September 06, 2019

BMO National Student Innovation Awards 2019 recognizes exceptional young entrepreneurs

Over the past school year, thousands of students across Canada were creating, developing, and supervising their very own business venture as part of the Entrepreneurial Adventure program.
June 03, 2019

A Celebration of Principalship in Canada’s publicly funded schools

30 principals from schools across the country were honoured tonight by The Learning Partnership at a reception celebrating Canada’s Outstanding Principals 2019.
February 27, 2019

Coding Quest expands program reach with Distance Learning initiative

The Learning Partnership is excited to announce a new digital initiative to bring Coding Quest to more teachers and students across Canada.
February 27, 2019

30 exceptional educators recognized as Canada’s Outstanding Principals

The Learning Partnership honours principals from across Canada for exemplary leadership.
January 29, 2019

Salesforce.org increasing opportunities for students through TLP’s Coding Quest

The Learning Partnership is thrilled to build on an exciting partnership to help prepare Canadian students for their future.
January 08, 2019

Debra D. Kerby named President & CEO of The Learning Partnership

The Learning Partnership’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Debra D. Kerby as President & CEO, effective January 7, 2019.
December 12, 2018

Learning to Code: Perceptions of coding education in Canada from students and working professionals

There is a sizable gap in male and female students’ self-perceptions of coding competencies, according to a recent report by The Learning Partnership that analyzed Canadian secondary and post-secondary student attitudes toward coding.
December 03, 2018

Electronic Arts gives Coding Quest students a chance to learn from the pros

Through a new collaboration between The Learning Partnership and Electronic Arts, students in British Columbia will have an opportunity to further their coding abilities while they learn to problem-solve, apply critical thinking and collaborate to build video games in their classrooms.
November 05, 2018

Capital One partners with The Learning Partnership to bring innovation through coding to classrooms across Canada

The Learning Partnership is proud to announce our exciting partnership with Capital One in support of student achievement through coding education. The generous funding received from Capital One will enable The Learning Partnership to continue to deliver valuable and impactful programming through Coding Quest in schools across Canada at no cost to students.
October 15, 2018

Coding Quest summer program

Over 110 students gathered at David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute in Toronto, this July, to learn new skills, connect with friends, and partake in a Coding Quest summer pilot program.
August 02, 2018

Student entrepreneurs recognized in 2018 BMO National Student Innovation Awards

Twelve classrooms in Calgary, Ottawa, York Region, Toronto and Fredericton were recognized in the 2018 BMO National Student Innovation Awards for their exemplary business ventures, demonstrating originality, enterprising spirit, teamwork, and school and community impact. Judges’ Choice Awards were also given to the classroom ventures that best demonstrated all of these criteria.
June 13, 2018

The Learning Partnership celebrates Champions of Public Education

On May 31, the Oasis Skateboard Factory, an alternative school design program in Toronto, and TD Bank Group joined the ranks of former Premiers, Prime Ministers and CEOs as they were inducted into The Learning Partnership’s Champions of Public Education Hall of Fame.
May 31, 2018

Forty leaders honoured as Canada’s Outstanding Principals of 2018

The Learning Partnership honoured 40 outstanding Canadian principals tonight at an unforgettable gala event. Honourees from across Canada were recognized for their contributions to public education.
February 27, 2018

Coding Quest receives funding from Government of Canada’s CanCode program

The Learning Partnership is proud to receive funding from the Government of Canada’s CanCode program, which aims to invest in support of initiatives providing educational opportunities for coding and digital skills development to Canadian youth from Kindergarten to Grade 12.
January 22, 2018