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Stories of immersion at Paradise Community Centre

By Emma Troop, Council Member, Educate Global Fund

During our +40 days field studies across East Africa, EGF team members stayed in full immersion with  415 more words

Educate Global Fund

Marble Art

As a nanny of many years, I have tried a lot of art projects and activities with early childhood-aged kids (thanks, Pinterest!).

One of the most successful projects I have ever done is one I call “Marble Art”. 414 more words


Magical Moments

One of the most exciting aspects of an outdoor classroom are the magical moments that occur spontaneously. A few days ago, a group of Pre-K students found this lovely creature creeping along in the mulch by the stage. 212 more words

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Hair-cutting 101: What NOT to do.

Back in the early 90s, I wanted bangs.  Big, poofy, Stephanie Tanner bangs.

I was about five years old.  My mother told me (rather wisely) that my face was not suited to big, poofy, Stephanie Tanner bangs.   603 more words

Early Childhood

Free Class! Child-Proofing Your Relationship

Child-Proofing Your Relationship
Tuesday, October 7, 6:00-7:00pm
Presenter: Holly Birkeland, MA, LMFT
This informative and supportive class is back by popular demand. Are you struggling to find balance between the work of parenting and romance? 49 more words

Early Childhood


“I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. You can never be what you ought to be until I am what I ought to be.” 7 more words

RIE And Montessori

Garden and Play Event

Today was our Garden and Play event at Sugarworld Gardens..

It was loads of fun and the kids had a ball! They painted, coloured, ran around, played on the playground, … 91 more words

Encouraging Play