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Schools Support Me to We in Many Ways

Schools Support Me to We in Many Ways

Howick’s Help for Haiti Night Huge Success! Over 200 people attended a Help for Haiti Family Skating Night at the Howick Arena, and raised $850 for clean water for Haiti. This event was organized by the Me to We Group as part of their commitment to an international aid project. The event included a raffle […]

Act 1 – Scene 1 – The Birth of the Next Great Canadian Playwright

Act 1 – Scene 1 – The Birth of the Next Great Canadian Playwright

Every month the students at Stephen Central Public School near Crediton gather together for the “Terrific Kids Assembly” where students are honoured from each class for demonstrating the qualities of that month’s character attribute.  Last week the February “Terrific Kids Assembly” was held to salute the character attribute “Perseverance”.  But there was more to this […]

Ontario Envirothon

Ontario Envirothon

The team-sport for environmental smarts. http://www.ontarioenvirothon.on.ca/ The Ontario Envirothon is an opportunity to take what you’ve learned in books and in the classroom out there—under the sky, in the forest, at the lake—and using your smarts and your senses along with like-minded peers, interact with nature directly. As part of an Envirothon team students: • […]

Green Schools

Green Schools

This program encourages students to be environmentally responsible and to take personal action at school and with their families. Classes undertake projects to communicate about or to enhance the environment. Classes then log their project results and report them to SEEDS. By keeping records of their achievements, schools gradually work towards 100 projects to become […]

Eco Schools

Eco Schools

Ontario EcoSchools is an environmental education program that addresses both how the schools are run and what students learn. It has been designed collaboratively by school boards, for school boards to incorporate environmental education, as well as environmentally responsible action into the school setting. Student success – in both academics and positive contributions to society […]