In light of school closures resulting from COVID-19, TakingITGlobal has launched Connected North@Home to provide virtual field trips that students and their families can access directly at home. TakingITGlobal is working with many educational partners to connect students to museums, zoos, artists, storytellers, and other amazing organizations that offer unique learning experiences while students are at home. Canadian partners include the Vancouver Aquarium, Winnipeg Art Gallery, and Royal Botanical Gardens. Recordings are available online.
CREATE TO LEARN @ HOME:
Create to Learn @ Home has partnered with ImagineNATIVE to support 40 First Nations, Métis, and Inuit (Indigenous) media makers and creatives to launch instructional video series’ to share digital skills and traditional knowledge.
CODE TO LEARN @ HOME:
TakingITGlobal has launched Code to Learn@Home to continue to serve students during COVID-19 closures. In partnership with LCSI, Cisco, Fair Chance Learning, and with support from the Government of Canada, they are offering free live online lessons on coding and computational thinking that includes Lynx coding, micro:bit, cybersecurity, and more!