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Using iPads to Improve Independent Learning

By | May 16, 2018

“It whoket but the problem still was that it still whoed be hard to get our lunch kit.” This is an excerpt form an English Language Learner (ELL) student at Belfast Elementary School, describing a potential solution to organizational issues in her classroom backpack and lunch kit storage area.

Fuel the Future Event Recap

By | May 23, 2018

On May 9, 2018, EducationMatters launched our Fuel the Future event to raise awareness and dollars to support educational enrichments for students across Calgary. The event, held at the Calgary Board of Education Centre was busy, with 128 guests, students, and volunteers in attendance.

EducationMatters Grant Applications Now Open

By | April 9, 2018

Do you have a program or initiative in mind that will help students? Applying for a grant through EducationMatters could secure funds that help you move forward with important projects that enhance educational opportunities.

Aidan Johnson Discusses Student Awards

By | March 2, 2018

  Aidan Johnson is a graduate of Ernest Manning High School and in 2017 he won three student awards through EducationMatters. Currently, he is studying engineering at the University of Calgary and credits these awards with giving him the opportunity to grow as a person while in school.

Statoil Canada Announces Arts Scholarship

By | February 21, 2018

EducationMatters and Statoil Canada are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for art students in Calgary.

Suncor Sponsors the CBE Pow Wow

By | February 12, 2018

EducationMatters is excited to announce Suncor’s generous sponsorship of the Calgary Board of Education’s Pow Wow on May 17, 2018 at Crescent Heights High School.

EducationMatters Celebrates 15 Years

By | February 9, 2018

In 2018, EducationMatters is celebrating 15 years of creating opportunities for students in Calgary. Since opening our doors in 2003, we’ve worked closely with generous donors to provide educational enhancements to students in the Calgary Board of Education, like Cheyenne.

Education Grants

Create a Student Award Today for 2018 Grads

By | January 16, 2018

Establish an award or scholarship by February 16, 2018 to help Calgary students pursue their post-secondary education dreams.

Holiday Newsletter 2017

Holiday Newsletter 2017

By | December 15, 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, we want to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a happy and safe holiday season.

2017 Donor Appreciation Event

By | November 23, 2017

We were thrilled to celebrate the student success donors like you make possible for Calgary Board of Education students.