Tag: Back to school

Before and After School Childcare: Can We Talk?

I have questions. They’ve been around for a while now, and answers don’t seem any closer, and no one is talking about this. So I had to say something. What is the deal with the lack of available before and after school care for elementary school-aged children in Winnipeg? How […]

Hi-Vis Wear for Kids: It’s Smart to be Seen

As we fall back one hour this weekend, we look forward to more daylight. Life with kids means more time is always on our wish list and daylight hours even moreso. When the kids come home from school it’s a great time for them to get together with their neighbourhood […]

Eat Your Veggies AND Help Your Child’s School: Farm to School 2018

All schools and licensed daycares across Manitoba are welcome to enroll in this fall fundraising program that provides great returns, supports local farmers, and offers healthy vegetables around Manitoba. Fundraising orders will be accepted until December 12, 2018 so there’s plenty of time to get involved! Why participate in Farm […]

Hosting An International High School Student: What You Need To Know

The Winnipeg School Division is launching a new initiative this fall to attract international students who want to learn English while living and going to school in our great city–and this is where you could come in and help. The Winnipeg School Division’s new International Education Program welcomes students from […]

best apps for back to school 2016

Best Back to School Apps for 2016

Back to school means back into the swing of things, getting organized, and keeping everyone on the same page especially where schedules are concerned. Here are our Top 5 (and a few of bonus ones too) app recommendations for the student, teacher, or family to make the school year smooth […]