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With Your Help We Are Learning and Healing Together

At Niitsitapi Learning Centre, we are lucky to spend our days with students from preschool through grade two as we explore the Alberta curriculum from a variety of First Nations, Metis, and Inuit perspectives.

Statoil Canada Announces Arts Scholarship

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

Congratulations Mike and Linda Shaikh!

Recipients of 2016 Generosity of Spirit Award We would like to extend our congratulations to our Board Chair Mike Shaikh, and his wife Linda for winning a 2016 Generosity of Spirit Award from AFP Calgary and Area Chapter!

The iGEM Project Team at Ted Harrison School

The students and staff at Ted Harrison School have developed a new program based on the International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) competition at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. iGEM is an annual synthetic biology competition that integrates science with other disciplines and involves teams from around the world. This program gives students the opportunity to  Continue Reading »

G.W. Skene School: Playground Build

    A playground build, the urban equivalence to a barn rising, was built October 2013 at G.W. Skene School. This rebuild will be a collaborative effort thanks to the KaBOOM! Organization (KaBOOM!), The Foresters Group, and the Calgary Learning Village Collaborative. KaBOOM! is the national non-profit dedicated to giving kids the childhood they deserve  Continue Reading »

King George Elementary School: Century of Sustainable Living Under the Prairie Sky

Alberta is a province with a vast history and prosperous future.  King George Elementary School plans on adding to Alberta’s legacy through the eye of talented young artists. “A Century of Sustainable Living Under the Prairie Sky: A Visual Arts Heritage Project” is an initiative that encourages students to reflect on Alberta’s heritage and sustainable  Continue Reading »

Campus Calgary 2School Program

Uncover curriculum through the unique lens of public education and the role it plays in our democratic society. Based out of the historical classroom in the Carl Safran Centre (formally Calgary Collegiate Institute) discover how learning in the community is unique for every student. Looking at the world… seeing what is possible. Explore how historical  Continue Reading »